African-inspired prints are getting a modern makeover. Ankara, a fabric from West Africa, isn’t just considered cultural attire anymore - it’s taking the spotlight on catwalks and red carpets across the world. Onyii Brown, a Nigerian-born designer..
An Istanbul court on Tuesday sentenced a local U.S. consulate employee to jail for aiding the network Ankara accuses of attempting a 2016 coup, in a verdict that could further strain ties between Turkey and the United States. Olivia Chan reports.
When Marcellina Akpojotor looks at scraps of Nigeria's Ankara fabric, she doesn't see waste to be burned or chucked into the lagoon of Nigeria's megacity Lagos but a way to make art. Nneka Chile reports.