EventsWedding

Ifeoma and Ricardo McKenzie traditional marriage

The Leonard’s Palazzo in Great Neck New York was the choice venue for the traditional marriage between Ifeoma Ukwubiwe and Ricardo McKenzie. The young love birds and their bridal party entourage ensured that there was no dull moment at the exquisitely decorated venue. Guests were elaborately entertained all through the …

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Breaking News

Breaking: White house statement regarding extreme Vetting

President Donald J. Trump Statement Regarding Recent Executive Order Concerning Extreme Vetting:  “America is a proud nation of immigrants and we will continue to show compassion to those fleeing oppression, but we will do so while protecting our own citizens and border. America has always been the land of the …

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AwardsCultureNews

The grand finale of the Ooni’s auspicious USA trip

The last time I was consistently occupied on an international assignment was when I flew with former USA president George Bush to 5 countries on an 8 day trip. When I got the call to document the Ooni of Ife’s Washington DC leg of his USA visit, little did I …

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AfricaFashion

Congolese Cultural Creations

Contributing cultural fashions to New York Fashion Week is always welcomed in a city of cultural diversity. During market week in September, African elegance arrived at New York’s Plaza Hotel. The Kapy Bash Mode collection debuted in a collective showcase of international presenters to an audience of style enthusiast, fashion …

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FashionHollywood

Hot Fashion at New York MET gala

The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute gala costs $25,000 per ticket, but the fashion spectacle was truly priceless as the stars rolled out on Wednesday night. Beyonce, Kim Kardashian, Rihanna and Sarah Jessica Parker were among the A-list stars who embraced this year’s theme – China: Through The Looking Glass …

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FilmHollywood

Exclusive: Spike Lee backs Nigerian Filmmaker Julius Onah

Julius Onah’s journey from film student to film director has been a remarkably quick one. Just three years ago, while studying at NYU, the 32-year-old then aspiring filmmaker and his writing partner Mayuran Tiruchelvam penned a script about a woman who is forced to go undercover after she witnesses a murder. …

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News

World Leaders arrive New York for 69th UN General Assembly

Presidents, prime ministers, kings and potentates are gathering in New York for the 69th General Assembly of the UN. For the 140 chiefs of state and government who plan to attend the session, including President Barack Obama, Francois Hollande of France, Park Geun-Hye of South Korea, and King Abdullah of …

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Fashion

Africa Fashion Week New York

The 2014 edition of the Africa Fashion Week New York was held at the Metropolitan Pavilion 125 W 18th St. New York, on September 6th. The venue featured a blue carpet, surreal lighting and high gloss epoxy resin floors. People attended this year’s AFWNY runway show to see seven African …

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