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Fashion

Burberry x Henry Moore Exhibition: Truly A Feast For The Eyes

What do you get when an iconic quintessential British brand collaborates with the prestigious Henry Moore Foundation? Magic. For a whole week in February (21th-27th) the Burberry Makers House opened their doors to the public giving us a rare opportunity to see their new collection which drew inspiration from the works of Henry Moore. There was a […]

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Fashion

The Hijab wearing model shaking up the fashion industry

Halima Aden is a 19 year old model breaking down stereotypes in the fashion industry and I’m here for it. Although originally from the historically beautiful country Somalia (was once upon a time a holiday destination), Halima was born in a Kenyan refugee camp due to conflict in her country. Fast forward 19 years and […]

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On My Mind Politics

Donald Trump: The nightmare that became a reality

Just when you thought America couldn’t have elected a worse president than Nixon and Bush, as of the 20th January 20th 2017, they proved the world wrong and swore in a twitter troll as a president, Donald Trump. Indeed it does not get any worse than that. Well I can only hope it doesn’t. I am sure […]

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On My Mind Politics

The floor is yours President Barrow.

Last week Gambia’s former president Yayha Jammeh at last agreed to step down officially ending his 22 year long reign in the country. Shortly after conceding he headed for Equatorial Guinea where he will remain in exile. Just as all seems to be going well and we’re about to pop the champagne, it is revealed the […]

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On My Mind

Your time is up Jammeh!

The political tension in West Africa is growing as Yahya Jammeh is yet to step down as president following defeat in last year’s election.  In December 2016 the Gambian people cast their votes for a new leader and democratically elected the former Londoner Adama Barrow. Problem is the current leader Yahya Jammeh has rejected the results […]

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Life On My Mind

3 things I’m sticking to in 2017

Can you believe we’re already halfway through the first month of 2017! For me the year 2016 will go down in my books as one of the strangest years yet but thank God I lived to see the end of it. The year where the unthinkable happened in the world of politics and international relations, […]