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"My Self Worth or Future isn’t Built Around No’s or Rejection": Chinwendu Natalia Okerengwo talks about modelling in Europe

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Chinwendu Natalia Okerengwo is known for being a make-up and skin care consultant, but one project that's particularly close to her heart is her modelling career. Based in Russia, the Nigerian born model opened up to us about how she got into the modelling business, how it all began, her beauty regimes and the models who continuously inspire her. Q: H[...]

The ZEN 10 Most Beautiful African Women Celebrities of 2016

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 Season's greetings & Happy holidays The year 2016 has been an impressive year in African beauty, a year when women of colour were truly appreciated and celebrated.   In light of this, we are sharing picks for ten of the most beautiful African celebrities in the globe, and they've made our list for many special reasons. These gorgeous women are on ou[...]

African Ladies, What Attracts You To A Man?

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Hey guys, time to ease up on the week's stress and have some fun with this practical and relatable article I stumbled on from a friend's blog.  I myself have been dying to hear what other ladies are attracted to in a Man. So since Vera Ezimora of  Verastic has asked, I might as well love to hear what y'all have to say. What Attracts You To A Man?  &nbs[...]

Top Stylish Africans On Instagram This Week!!!

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Hi People, how's the weekend coming along? As you know, Instagram is the number one place to catch a glimpse of what's hot and happening, from street style accessories to inspirational #OOTD looks, not to mention all that's happening during fashion month. This is going to be a new weekly segment on Zen Magazine Africa where  we bring you the most stylish [...]

Here's How Singer Niyola Is Inspiring a New Era of R&B

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The 29-year-old has both the talent and the vision to rise to the top. Signed to "E.M.E" Empire Mates Entertainment in 2012, Niyola sits with Zen to talk about life as a musician, her label mates and life away from the cameras. Niyola is a Nigerian recording artist, singer, songwriter and performer. Zen: How did you get started in the music indu[...]

"Sometimes You Have To Go Overseas If You Want to be Successful": Julia Tsile Talks About Model Life in South Africa

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With her combination of beauty, talent and passion, Botswana born model Julia Tsile discusses how she moved away from her home country to pursue modeling in South Africa, challenges she faced and the models who inspire her. Julia 'Juice' Tsile is signed to Contact Model Management in Capetown  Zen: When did you start modeling? Julia: I started modeling i[...]

"Only Determination and Willpower will Help you Achieve Your Goals": Sharam Diniz On Modeling in New York and Her Favorite Moments

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Angolan born model Sharam Diniz has an impressive modeling portfolio - the winner of Ford Supermodel Portugal and Look Model Search has worked for so many top fashion brands from the likes of Balmain, Carolina Herrera, Hervé Léger, BCBG Max Azria, Hervé Léger, Prabal Gurung, Jason Wu, and most recently got featured in the 2016 Spring/Summer collection of Sop[...]