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Prêt-À-Poundo: 'Look Of The Day' - African Models

This is a Top 10 'Look of the Day' featuring West African Models.

Everyday we highlight a “Look of the Day” on our Facebook page. We thought that you’d like to see the best of the best all in one spot, so we’ll be routinely compiling some Top Looks of the Day for you. This week, we celebrate our beautiful West African models. A real pleasure on the eyes, they represent and stand for African beauty all over the world. By featuring these beauties from Senegal, Mali, Guinea, Burkina Faso, Nigeria, Ghana, we want to keep reversing the current mainstream trends by giving black models more exposure. Don't you think they deserve it? Add us on Facebook to see plenty more “Look of the Day” selections.

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How Relocating to Ghana Helped Reinvigorate Jewelry Designer Aisha Asamany's Work

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.

In 2019, the government of Ghana made a global splash with its Year of Return initiative – the campaign sought to encourage the African diaspora to return home to the continent, specifically to Ghana.

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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