Fashion, Models

Then & Now, A Tribute to the African Fashion Model

“We close out our June Special Anniversary/Model Edition 2011 by taking a look at the African Fashion Model and her contributions to the Western and global fashion industry. The global fashion industry has undergone an evolution like no other. Where has the African model been? As the West experimented with silhouettes ranging from the hour …

Models, News

Supermodel Oluchi Makes Cover of Bola Atta’s Flair Magazine July issue

Supermodel Oluchi graces the cover of July edition of  Flair magazine. Flair Magazine a new publication owned by Bola Atta, former Editor-in-Chief of True Love West Africa, also features three Nigerian women entrepreneurs who take the reigns of  their mothers’ businesses.

Events, News

Notes from Columbia’s African Fashion Going Global Panel with Supermodel Oluchi & Fashion Indie’s Busie Matsiko

G. Kofi Annan, an occassional contributor to writes on his blog Annansi Chronicles his experience at Columbia University’s African Econmic Forum 2010. The forum covered many interesting topics but one we really had our eye on was the panel “African Fashion Going Global.” The Panel Synopsis- With the FIFA World Cup being hosted in South Africa …

Oluchi Panelist at ‘Africa Fashion Going Global’ Columbia University Conference

Supermodel Oluchi will be a panelist at Columbia University’s 7th Annual African Economic Forum. The event will be held at Columbia University in New York City and takes place from March 26th-27th, 2010. “African Fashion Going Global” With the FIFA World Cup being hosted in South Africa this year, it seems like all eyes are …