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Did Burberry copy African designer, Jewel by Lisa?

april 24-2012 | Skandikafrik | News

As seen to the right is Lisa Folawiyo, a Nigerian designer and founder of Jewel by Lisa on the cover of Genevieve Magazine 2009 in one of her designs. To the left is Burberry Spring 2012 Accessories. What do you think are they copycats?

 

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HAMMARKULLEN INTERCONNECTED-a global meeting point

april 24-2012 | skandikafrik | People and Events

Hammarkullen got connected to the rest of the world on micro finance, cultural finance and crowdfunding in Folket Hus Hammarkullen on 17th April 2012 in Gothenburg, Sweden. There Max Valentin from Fabel Kommunikation in Stockholm, who has worked with crowdfunding together with cultural administration in Stockholm, Sweden,

 

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RARE TRADITIONAL MUSIC FROM SOUTH AFRICA

april 13-2012 | Skandikafrik | Music

Sharing rare traditional music of maskandi from South Africa. Mfaz Omnyama a great guitarist and music inventor, who died over a decade ago but his music lives on. Watch the video and appreciate the true natural beauty of the African culture in khula Tshitshi Lami video.

 

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Elusive Strength by Orange Culture

april 09-2012 | Skandikafrik | Fashion

When the season for the sunlight ascend on the Scandinavia countries, time for transformation from winter has arrived. Season for colour changes is here

 

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SALON SAFARI REVEALS THE SECRET TO HER SUCCESS

april 08-2012 | Skandikafrik | Glow

She built the business from nothing to a household name in Sweden “Salon Safari” A well-known African salon shop in the heart of business district in Gothenburg. Her name is Saida Sheik, who also owns a salon in Stockholm called Global Hair. In this interview she revealed the secret to her success, her experiences and challenges of doing business in Sweden.

 

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Magic with Technology put Stockholm on the spotlight

april 02-2012 | Skandikafrik | News

Swedish magicians Charlie Caper and Erik Rosales video on you tube has taken the world by storm with over 1 million viewers within a week on their use of creative technology performance to promote Stockholm

 

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LATEST MUSIC FROM AFRICA,D`bang,Jose Chameleone

april 01-2012 | Skandikafrik | Music

This week on video music from Africa, Skandik Afrik will share the video of D`bang a Nigerian artist popularly called the Koko master that makes the waves with his much awaited album “Oliver Twist” with Kanye West in the video.

 

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DONT JUDGE A BOOK BY ITS COVER

mars 25-2012 | SKANDIKAFRIK | News

Her name is Jenna Talackova, a 23 year old beauty contestant. She was part of the contestant in the Miss Universe Canada. What would you say if I tell you that this beauty pageant was born a boy?

 

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WOMEN`S DAY CELEBRATED

mars 13-2012 | Skandikafrik | Culture

The international woman´s day is celebrated on 8th of March every year, it is a day during the year when equality and women situation all over the world is emphasised. The idea of an international Women day was presented by Clara Zetkin in 1910 at an International Conference of Working Women that was held in Copenhagen. The idea arose when the industrialized world was expanding and turbulent. The inequality and oppression women were experiencing incited them to demand for change by demanding equal right with men. Today the International Women day is designated as a national holiday in many countries and commemorated at the United Nationals as well.

 

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BUSINESS FOCUS ON EAST-AFRICA

mars 10-2012 | Skandikafrik | People and Events

Norwegian-African Business Association (NABA) brought together business representatives, researchers, ministers, diplomatic communities and Ambassadors in Trondheim in Norway. The tittle of the seminar was Business focus on East-Africa: Energy & Technology which was aimed at facilitating mutual business opportunities between Norway and African countries.

 

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Skandik Afrik magazine

Seventh edition, out now!

The seventh edition of Skandik Afrik magazine, the magazine that promotes inter-relationship among the African communities living in Scandinavia.

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