Archive | August, 2015

Ret-RAW Saturdays: Manu Dibango – Woa

Smooth and cool, Cameroonian musician Emmanuel “Manu” N’Djoké Dibango is definitely one of Africa’s notable icons. He made his name from being a standout saxophonist and vibraphone player. His musical style is a fusion of jazz, funk and traditional Cameroonian music. One of the 81 year old’s significant hits is the song “Woa”. With a […]

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African Fashion Week Brings Diversity To Toronto’s Fashion Scene

This year marked the third annual African Fashion Week Toronto, which showcases fashions inspired by African designs. Bold patterns, bright colours and eye-popping headpieces dominated the runway at this year’s African Fashion Week Toronto. The four-day event featured fashions from Canadian and international designers, who incorporate African-inspired designs in their work, as well as aspiring […]

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