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Lupita Nyong’o Choose Two Fab Maki Oh Outfits For Triumphant Return To Kenya

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For her triumphant return back to her homeland of Kenya for the first time since winning her Oscar award, Lupita Nyong’o chose two fab outfits by Nigerian designer Maki-Oh.

This is the first time Lupita who won the hearts of fans worldwide with her impeccable style during the 2014 awards season, has rocked an African designer.

 

At two of her public outings while on her homecoming tour in Kenya, the actress wore two classic hand-painted and hand-dyed pieces. A silk satin scarf blouse and silk cotton skirt ensemble to a mentorship talk where she spoke about the importance of art in education & at a Press Conference, she wore a silk satin and velvet vest with silk cotton wide leg trousers.

Check out her fab Maki-Oh looks after the jump

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Caitlyn Jenner Has Been A Woman A Month & Already Made Top 10 Most Powerful Women In The World List

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65 year old transgender woman Caitlyn “formerly Bruce” Jenner has only been living openly as a woman for a month. [READ HERE]

but she is already being named one of the most powerful women in the world.

Jenner is number 7 on BBC Radio 4’s 2015 Woman’s Hour Power List. The list identifies women who have had an “exceptionally large impact” on people’s lives and an ability to influence others.

Read more after the jump

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Kate Henshaw & Basorge Tariah Cover Made Magazine. Are You Feelin’ It?

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Nollywood actors Kate Henshaw & Basorge Tariah Jnr are teaming up once again to star in a brand new pidgin English sitcom called ‘Do Good’. Do-good is a spin-off of a popular Nigerian drama series of the 1990s, which they both starred in! And the two actors are on the cover of the July issue of Made Magazine talking about the new project!

The photos are by Paul Ukonu and creative direction/styling by Tokyo James, check on the rest of the pictures after the jump

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Lupita Nyong’o Visits Kenya For The First Time Since Her Oscar Win

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2014 Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o has finally visited her home country for the first time since taking home the Best Supporting Actress Award for 12 Years A Slave.

The stunning actress who blamed work commitments for her delay in visiting her home country of Kenya told an audience in Nairobi earlier today that her job requires her to be physically present in order to “make a career”.

Wearing a black & white print dress Lupita spoke at a breakfast briefing today (June 30) at the Villa Rosa Kempinski in Nairobi, she is the East African country to promote wildlife conservation & the harm done to the economy by poaching of elephants.

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Get Her Look: Rita Dominic Rocks IAmIsigo & Christian Louboutin Python Pumps…Are You Feelin’ Her Look?

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On Sunday Nollywood fashion slayer Rita Dominic rocked an edgy look as she attended the store launch of Nigerian fashion label – IAmIsigo.

For the event Rita opted for a thick black knitted top by the label. She teamed the statement piece with black cigarette pants, a gold clutch and Christian Louboutin So Kate Python pumps which retail for $1300

Her hair was styled in a sleek ponytail.

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BET Awards Red Carpet: Nicki Minaj & Meek Mill Make Red Carpet Debut As A Couple, Amber Rose & Blac Chyna Kiss Each Other For Gay Marriage & Much More

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Black people’s annual night to celebrate music went down last night and as one of the biggest nights of the year, the BET Awards bring out an interesting mix of actors, rappers, singers, sports stars and reality stars. And with that comes a very interesting mix of fashion.

The BET Awards went down last night [June 28] at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles and a few things went down.

  • Nicki Minaj & Meek Mill made their red carpet debut as a couple. Her ex Safaree Samuels was nowhere to be seen, according to reports Minaj had him banned from the red carpet.
  • Ciara & Russell Wilson also made their red carpet debut as a couple
  • So did Amber Rose & Blac Chyna who rocked identical white pant suits. They kissed for the cameras just before Amber made it known that they attended the glam ceremony together as each others dates to celebrate the legalisation of gay marriage in America.

Check on all the glam red carpet looks after the jump

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Toolz, Bonang Matheba, Stephanie Coker, Fally Ipupa & More Rep Africa At The 2015 BET Awards

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Africa was duly represented at last night’s BET Awards which went down at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.

South African Best International (Africa) Act – AKA walked the Red carpet, so did TV presenter Bonang Matheba, media personality Stephanie Coker who was on MTV Base Africa duties, Beat FM OAP – Toolz, our Congolese bae Fally Ipupa, South African designer David Tlale and many more.

Check out all their red carpet shenanigans after the jump, looks like mad fun!

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How To Make A Red Carpet Entrance According To Dencia! Gele, Hello Kitty & A Catsuit? Her WTF Look To The BET Awards 2015

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It would seem Dencia had to attend a childrens party and a Yoruba traditional wedding before hitting up the BET Awards red carpet last night at The Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles.

The Cameroonian singer & Whitenicous entrepreneur turned up on the red carpet in a white sequin embellished catsuit which was adorned with all manner of Hello Kitty dolls as shoulder pads and a pink gele (head tie). She completed her look with edgy sunglasses and wedge sneakers.

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Seyi Shay Vs Maria Okanrede: Who Rocked The Sexy Crop Top & Skirt By CLAN Better?

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This edition of fashion face off is between Seyi Shay & Maria Okanrede in a piece from Nigerian label – Clan’s ‘Simple Sophistication’ collection. The sexy two piece designed byAba, Teni and Tiwa Sagoe, the three daughters of renowned fshion designer Deola Sagoe is only for the daring and it takes a banging body and heaps of confidence to pull off this look!

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How To Rock Boyfriend Jeans Perfectly Just Like Rita Dominic

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A few days ago Rita Dominic showed off her Friday afternoon style for the ‘gram (Instagram for all you old peeps…lol)

The actress who is one of the most stylish on the scene stepped out rocking distressed boyfriend jeans, which she teamed with a fitted white shirt, strappy heels, a black quilted bag and a turban to finish off the casual look.

Boyfriend jeans are perfect for those days when you want a relaxed but sexy look, however the look can easily go wrong especially when you wear the wrong size or in an unflattering way.

So if you want to pull off boyfriend jeans just like Rita Dominic follow these simple tips after the jum

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