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The 2014 U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit Red Carpet Review

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-African leaders were invited to the White House for the first ever US Africa summit. The leaders and their first ladies attended the glamorous summit at the White House in Washington DC, USA.

-The aim of this summit is to focus on trade and investment and  underline the United State’s commitment to the African people, it’s democracy and security. It will facilitate the discussion on how to deepen this partnership.

-President Obama’s opening speech sought out similarities between the two continents.

-He opened with: ‘I stand before you as the president of the United States, a proud American. I also stand before you as the son of a man from Africa…Our faith traditions remind us of the inherent dignity of every human being and that our work as nations must be rooted in empathy and compassion for each other, as brothers and as sisters.’ …

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ABY News: CFDA Announces Fashion Instagrammer of The Year Award

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If you’re bent on garnering a huge following on Instagram, then you might want to nick a few tricks from these awesome eight Instagrammers who have just been nominated by the CFDA(Council of Fashion Designers of America) for having the best Instagram accounts. 

For the first time ever, CFDA announces a new category for the most Fashion Instagrammer of the Year Award.

View the 8 nominees below:

 

 

troprouge

aguynamedpatrick

donalddrawbertson

paridust

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ABY Events: SIPEC (Sherai’s Initiative for Promoting Entrepreneurs in Cameroon) – The Launch

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As much as I love fashion, I do realise that it doesn’t come first. As a young professional, one must strive to be better than their utmost best. My love for Jimmy Choos can only be reinforced by how hard I work to afford them 😉 I love seeing young people (especially Cameroonians) successfully exploiting their entrepreneurial skills. That’s exactly why I was beaming with pride and excitement when I glimpsed the SIPEC story a few days ago via Facebook. I just couldn’t pass up the chance to feature it and encourage others to join the movement.

The Concept

SIPEC, an acronym for Sherai’s Initiative for Promoting Entrepreneurs in Cameroon. This initiative seeks to promote the spirit of Entrepreneurship in Cameroon. This is done through identifying entrepreneurs and small businesses and creating a platform to market their services …

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GIVEAWAY: ASOS Gift Voucher + Vijoux Jewellery Set + Creamy Bubbles Beauty Treats!!

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Hi lovelies. I’ve been looking forward to this giveaway for a while now.

This the biggest giveaway on ABY yet. And why is that? That’s because it’s a beautiful collaboration between myself and two creative business minds.

And there’s more…wait for it…TEN winners will be selected.

Yep you heard that right. TEN WINNERS.

Up For Grabs

ONE stunning necklace and matching bracelet courtesy of exquisite jewellery designer Vijoux.

ONE Asos Gift Voucher worth £25 (Or airtime worth this amount for Cameroonian residents).

TEN Gift Bags of sweet-smelling handmade soap courtesy of Creamy Bubbles.

*Please bear in mind that at least 10 entries will have to be made for us to be able to select a winner. So I encourage …

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