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Beachwear Brand Bantu Wax's Surf-Inspired 'Logomania' Tees

Beachwear brand Bantu Wax expands to include streetwear with the introduction of their Dakar/Ivory Coast surf-inspired 'Logomania' tees.

Since its launch in 2008, SA-based "Authentically African" surf and beachwear label Bantu Wax has been behind some of the continent's most striking swimsuits. "Bantu was created by merging the rich history of African art and textiles and pairing it with its often overlooked, deeply rooted surf culture," their bio reads. The label recently expanded to include streetwear with the release of their first t-shirt line, Logomania. The collection features eight unisex Ethiopian-made graphic tees designed with lightweight textiles. Like their previous bikinis and board shorts, the company cites "the breathtaking surf breaks along Dakar and the Ivory Coast" as the inspiration for their new tees. See the Logomania lookbook above, shot by Kevin Amato, and keep up with Bantu Wax on facebook, twitter, instagram and tumblr.


>>>Bantu Wax's Logomania T-Shirts

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Zambian President Edgar Lungu Collapses During Televised Ceremony

Secretary to Cabinet, Simon Miti confirmed that the head of state experienced sudden dizziness during a commemoration ceremony in Lusaka on Sunday.

"His Excellency the President of The Republic of Zambia Dr Edgar Changwa Lungu, this afternoon experienced sudden dizziness while officiating the 45th Defence Force Day Commemoration and Investiture Ceremony. His Excellency recovered immediately and walked to the official car and returned to his residence at The State House," said Secretary to Cabinet Simon Miti in a statement.

This is not the first time the 64-year-old has collapsed during a public engagement. In 2015 President Lungu was rushed to hospital after collapsing during a Women's Day event, according to a report by The Mail and Guardian. After being discharged from Maina Soko Military Hospital in his home country, he was forced to receive specialist treatment in neighbouring South Africa.

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