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LargeUp Video: Stylo G x Sneakbo’s 'Call Me A Naija'

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LargeUp riddim meets Nigeria! In the words of our Caribbean fam:

One of the special things about London is that it’s the one place where Caribbean and African culture truly merge and blend together. The latest example of this intercontinental connection is the “Call Me a Naija” remix to Stylo G’s U.K. Jamaican anthem “Call Me a Yardie” (the biggest dancehall tune out of England this year) from Nigerian-British MC Sneakbo. In what is sure to give the tune an even stronger boost, Stylo and Sneakbo have just teamed for a glossy, official video... Rep your flag.

Watch it above and check out our LargeUp partners for more chunes.

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Moving to Ghana gave Aisha Asamany's luxury jewelry brand, inspired by Adinkra symbols that traditionally project strength, fearlessness, love and power, renewed verve to tell personal stories of her growing clientele.

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Linked to the 400th year commemoration of the first recorded landing of slaves in the United States, it became a launchpad for the Ghanaian government to convince Black people around the world to permanently settle in the West African country.

Aisha Asamany, a corporate management consultant for high-profile UK financial institutions turned self-taught luxury jewelry designer was one of many who heeded the call, trading in the corporate life for a spiritual and an entrepreneurial journey – one of joy, appreciation, and representation in her fatherland.

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