Ermenegildo Zegna opens Lagos store in effort to expand in Africa

BUSINESS FASHION June 6, 2013 0 Comments

The road linking Five Cowrie Creek with the Atlantic Ocean in Nigeria’s biggest city is a study in contrasts. Policemen harangue motorists and street tailors clank their scissors to hustle for business amid sleek glass office blocks, a Porsche dealership, and now, an Ermenegildo Zegna clothing shop.   “You see someone driving past in a smart car and then reversing…

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Aliko Dangote Is Africa’s First $20 Billion Man

BUSINESS June 4, 2013 0 Comments

  According to forbes; Nigerian billionaire and Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote has become the first African entrepreneur to lay claim to a $20 billion fortune as the stock value of his largest holding, Dangote Cement, leaped just about three-fourths since March when Forbes released its annual ranking of the world’s richest people. Aliko Dangote’s 93% stake in the cement…

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Reebok taken back Rick Ross contract over the rape drug lyrics

BUSINESS ENTERTAINMENT April 15, 2013 0 Comments

  Looks like the Boss has been fired. In the wake of the controversy surrounding his date-rape-endorsing lyrics on the track “U.O.E.N.O.,” Reebok has acquiesced to the multiple women’s groups who called for Ross’ ouster as an endorser of its shoes. The shoe company said, “Reebok holds our partners to a high standard, and we expect them to live up…

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Modemen Magazine – January 2013 Edition

BUSINESS January 17, 2013 0 Comments

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