Burkinabe designer revives traditional fabric with modern touch
This fashion event in Burkina Faso's second city Bobo Dioulasso is a platform to celebrate one of the country's oldest traditional fabrics, the Koko Dunda.
Anti Fashion is fashionable!
Fashion inspires our dreams... but should we re-invent it? In the northern French city of Roubaix, trend guru Li Edelkoort is raising awareness among fashion professionals with her anti-fashion manifesto.
No federal university should pay tuition, says Nigerian Govt.
The federal government has given provisional licence for the establishment of a private institution, Skyline University, in Kano State.
France's Hyères Festival shakes up the fashion world
The 33rd edition of France's Hyères Fashion, Photography and Accessories Festival is an ode to women. This year, awards went almost exclusively to female designers, including one who is making clothes for women of all shapes and sizes.
Fashion show in Kinshasa challenges stigma around disability
Congolese activists host the country's first fashion show for the disabled to promote acceptance and fight the stigma that often surrounds disability.
Beyoncé's Ivy park fashion line spotlights Harlem figure skaters
Beyoncé's Ivy park fashion line spotlights Harlem figure skaters Queen Bey featured skaters from the nonprofit called Figure Skating of Harlem in a promo for the brand’s Spring 2018 collection.
'It's no, no, no': The #MeToo movement hits Paris Fashion Week
#MeToo movement gets its moment at Paris Fashion Week!
Woolmark Prize celebrates innovation in fashion
Since 1953, the Woolmark Prize has been propelling international designers who use merino wool in their collections.
Andela: Nurturing Africa’s tech talents
Andela, the largest tech hub in Nigeria is helping companies quickly and confidently scale their software teams with world-class, full-time developers. The Guardian got a rare access to the magnificent hub recently where we got a full view into how Africa's evolving tech giant is developing talents to solve some of the continent's needs.