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Prêt-À-Poundo: Africa Fashion Day Berlin Is Born to celebrate African Fashion!

Africa fashion Day Berlin is a fashion event for African fashion designers from Europe, Africa and other nations.


A timely emergence of talented African designers has been the catalyst of a new African fashion; "African Fashion Weeks" are becoming widely known as they spread throughout the world. African Fashion Day Berlin, a(nother) new event, will be held for the first time in January. AFDB will present "Urban Fashion Night" as part of the official program of the Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Berlin of Autumn/Winter 2013. The goal of the event is to create a platform for African, Afro-Caribbean and African American living in Europe — striving to craft a link between the fashion industry in individual European countries and African nations. It is great to see the emergence of African fashion continuing.

WHEN: January 15th. 2013-7PM

WHERE: Hotel Adlon Kempinski, Unter den Linden 77, 10117 Berlin

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South Africa Set to Evict Refugees in Cape Town City

South African authorities will evict at least 1600 protesting refugees and asylum seekers after giving them the option of either repatriating or re-integrating into local communities.

The South African government is set to end the stalemate between them and refugees residing in Cape Town this Saturday. At least 1600 refugees are being housed in two temporary shelters in Paint City, Bellville and the Wingfield Military Base in Kensington. According to South African Home Affairs Minister, Aaron Motsoaledi, the temporary shelters will be dismantled soon with those who are currently residing there having the option of either being repatriated or re-integrated into local communities.

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