Tagged african

Movie Review: Black Panther Movie

The moment we’ve all been waiting for, the premiere of Black Panther has come! If you’re anything like me, you made sure you went to see it on the premiere night of Thursday, February 15th. First off, whatever time you’re going to the movies, make sure you’re there at least 30-45 minutes before the showing.  My movie started at 7:00pm, I showed up at 6:53pm and it was a packed house.  I had to sit at the very front it was so packed.  I won’t give out any spoilers because no one spoiled it for me, however on Tuesday of…

Man Crush Monday: Kofi Siriboe

Okay, I’ll be the first to admit that I had heard the name Kofi Siriboe before, but I had never seen a picture of him nor did I know what he was famous for before Essence Festival.  All I kept hearing was “Kofi Siriboe is so fine,” or “Queen Sugar this, Queen Sugar that.” And…

Woman Crush Wednesday

So, I never knew who this queen was until I saw her slaying on the red carpet at the BET Awards show.  Nandi Mngoma is a musician, TV presenter, and actress from South Africa.  She is named after African Zulu Queen Nandi.  She received prasie from all fashion critiques when she showed up to the BET Awards wearing something from her debut clothing line, Colour.  She rose to fame in 2011 with the release of her single ‘Tonight‘ and gained further fame with the release of her album, ‘Nandi‘ in September 2012.  She was born in Maphumulo on March 20,…