Four years ago, Funlayo Alabi’s business, Shea Radiance, was riding high — and then it almost went under. The Baltimore company she co-founded with her husband, Shola, was selling its all-natural skin and hair care products in hundreds of Target stores, in what seemed like the opportunity of a lifetime. But the demands of supplying and… Read More Funlayo Alabi: A Female Entrepreneur Rises From Defeat
FASHION, BEAUTY AND STYLE BY HELEN JENNINGS LAGOS, Nigeria — Five years have passed since Nigerian designers first strode onto the global fashion stage at Lagos Fashion and Design Week (LFDW). At the time, the world was just waking up to the important role that Nigeria plays alongside South Africa. READ MORE HERE.