In Senegal, there will be a Prime Minister again

For those who can remember The Lion King and Scar’s obsessional dream to become the king and replace his brother Mufasa, leading to the assertion “there will be a king!” to make it easier for the hyenas to understand, the current news must have a touch of nostalgia. Eventually, Senegal will have a Prime Minister again! The news was made official this week: the national … Continue reading In Senegal, there will be a Prime Minister again

Riots in Senegal, youth unleashed

The recent crisis that hit Senegal lately is much more than a simple protest after the arrest of Ousmane Sonko. His interpellation was actually the trigger that enabled the Senegalese population to set free all their frustration and dissatisfaction over the last few years, sometimes not even related to Ousmane Sonko. The main contender of Senegalese president Macky Sall was put under arrest on Wednesday … Continue reading Riots in Senegal, youth unleashed

Focus on Influence: oriental kaftans brightened up with a Senegalese touch

Sandrine Adesanya kept her promise: ten years ago, the entrepreneur was yearning to create a clothing brand that would combine tradition with modernity, especially Senegalese tradition by means of kaftan, a mainstream item of clothing which has been worn in Senegal for ages. The complexity was to bring a little bit of modernity to a garment that has always been appreciated for its traditional aspect. … Continue reading Focus on Influence: oriental kaftans brightened up with a Senegalese touch

Let us discover Bobo By Sag: when trend and fashion break into Dakar

The perpetual hustle and bustle of the Senegalese capital city can nearly make you forget that Dakar has a lot to give you, especially regarding fashion. After having walked around the shore and got you a fresh bouye juice in one of the numerous restaurants along the corniche, you should take your time to observe what makes Dakar so special in the fashion environment. Brands … Continue reading Let us discover Bobo By Sag: when trend and fashion break into Dakar

Generational Talent Gives Birth to IMADI.

What’s the best thing your mother or grandmother could possibly give you? How about loads of talent and something firm to put your hands on? Based in Sénégal, IMADI is born using traditional materials and a love for handmade bags, baskets and rugs trimmed with leather. Emergent from a weaving tradition passed down from grandmother to mother to daughter. The distinct pieces come in a … Continue reading Generational Talent Gives Birth to IMADI.

Make up trend : AMFA Beauty all the way from Sénégal

Beauty products designed by and for African women; modern, in the trend and who, in turn influence the world. “I wanted to create a brand that encompasses all that I am, all my lives. As an African woman, active, modern and good about herself, it is essential that AMFA Beauty instills a feeling of confidence in order to allow my clients to also feel in … Continue reading Make up trend : AMFA Beauty all the way from Sénégal