CUISINE

petit pâté (ti pâté mauricien)

Temps de préparation: 25 min Difficulté: facile Ingrédients : 500g de farine (T55) normale 4 cuillères à bouche de beurre (couper en petit cube) ½ cuillère à café de levure chimique (baking powder) sel selon le goût ½ tasse d’eau Préparation: Tamiser la farine et la levure chimique dans un grand bol. Ajouter le beurre et le sel. Pétrir le mélange. Ajouter petit à petit l’eau et … Continue reading petit pâté (ti pâté mauricien)

Music

Kenyan Legendary Dancehall Artiste Hardstone Secretly Jets Into The Country

US based Kenyan legendary reggae singer Hardstone is currently in the country. Word on the streets is that the singer was spotted in Ruai and Jerusalem sometime this week. The singer’s mother has confirmed that he jetted into  the country on Sunday and has been laying low because of jetlag. The mother who is jovial for her son’s arrival did not however reveal if his … Continue reading Kenyan Legendary Dancehall Artiste Hardstone Secretly Jets Into The Country

Music

The 19 Songs You Need to Hear This Week

Featuring Sho Madjozi, Odunsi, Sarkodie, Mr Eazi, Fuse ODG, Santi and more. Every week, we highlight the cream of the crop in music through our Best Music of the Week column.  Here’s our round up of the best tracks and music videos that came across our desks, which you can also check out in our Songs You Need to Hear This Week playlists on Spotify and Apple … Continue reading The 19 Songs You Need to Hear This Week

Fashion

CELEBRATING NIGERIAN FASHION

Nigeria is one of the most celebrated countries when it comes to fashion, simply because Nigerians take pride in their culture and fuse it with modern wear to create extraordinary looks. Unlike other African countries where African wear is usually reserved for special occasions, in Nigeria, every day is Africa day. Here are 3 reason why we love Nigerian fashion:The bold prints and patternsIt’s almost as … Continue reading CELEBRATING NIGERIAN FASHION

Music

Ethiopia’s Rophnan to play in Kenya

Electronic music fans in Nairobi can look forward to seeing Ethiopian DJ and producer Rophnan at the Alchemist Bar on 14 September 2019. The evening will also feature performances by Kenyan DJ and producer Suraj and DJ B-Town. “I am excited towards this show in Kenya, more than any other country outside Ethiopia,” Rophnan said. “I believe that the musical connection between Ethiopia and Kenya is essential and should be further … Continue reading Ethiopia’s Rophnan to play in Kenya

Cuisine

Kick It with Kebabs from Seattle’s Only Ghanaian Food Truck

The city’s only Ghanaian food truck focuses on fuel for athletes and revelers Seattle’s only food business serving Ghanaian cuisine has none of the spicy stews, fried fish and thick starch called fufu that you might find at a home-style Ghanaian restaurant. Instead, BlackStar Kebab, a small silver trailer of a food truck, sticks to the simple street food its name reflects. It parks outside breweries and, more … Continue reading Kick It with Kebabs from Seattle’s Only Ghanaian Food Truck

Business

Ikea launches new Africa-inspired collection with Cairo-based brand Reform Studio

Ikea has launched a new collection in partnership with Cairo-based lifestyle brand Reform Studio. The Swedish furniture giant’s Overallt collection takes inspiration from the African contemporary design scene, also working alongside South-African brand Design Indaba. Eco-friendly brand Reform Studio, founded by Hend Riad and Mariam Hazem, aims to promote sustainability culture. For the Ikea collection, items have been designed to reflect Egyptian-African lifestyles and the … Continue reading Ikea launches new Africa-inspired collection with Cairo-based brand Reform Studio