What I Wore This Week: Rosemary Kokuhilwa

Rosemary Kokuhilwa in a New York based fashion stylist repping Tanzania. Through her blog, Fashion Junkii, she covers whats hot in fashion with photographic splashes here and there of her own elegant style. While not styling shoots, Rosemary is  the style director of Prajje 1983 and co-founder/chairman of Global Fashion New York Inc, an organization that uses fashion as a platform to advocate for human rights. She does it all […]

 

Kenna and celeb mates clear Kilimanjaro + new song Turn

With Ethiopian-born American singer Kenna at the helm, a band of celebrities including Jessica Biel, Lupe Fiasco, Santigold, Isabel Lucas and Emile Hirsch, have recently completed a successful climb of Africa’s highest mountain, Tanzania’s Kilimanjaro. It was all part of the Summit on The Summit campaign, a bid to bring awareness to the global clean water crisis which affects over 1 billion people all over the world. Go to Kenna’s […]

 

NYC Event: Rhythms of Fall at Marquee

African charity the Touch Foundation and our boys over at Cocody Productions have teamed up for the Rhythms of Fall cocktail event this Wednesday, October 28th from 8 to 11pm. Sponsored by Heineken and Diageo Spirits, the event will raise money to address the shortage of healthcare workers in Tanzania and includes a 3-hour open bar in Chelsea’s Marquee nightclub. Tickets are $45 for medical students, residents and nurses, $50 […]