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Grace Wales Bonner Presentation “Malik”

Denim leisure suits, high-waist bell bottoms, thick velvets and headdresses are some of the signatures of 24-year-old menswear designer Grace Wales Bonner. Hailing from South East London, it was certainly a change of scenery from attending a more conventional menswear fashion showcase. Bonner stood out as she did away with the “traditional” menswear styles of suits,…

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Akon Launches “Solar Academy” to Provide Electricity to Homes in Africa

While Akon may not be making much noise musically right now, the long standing crooner has still been very much at work. At the recent United Nations’ Sustainable Energy for All forum Akon announced that he plans to give over 600 million African households electricity with his “Solar Academy” initiative. The “Akon Lighting Africa” program…

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