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East Africa to the World!!! Jokate Mwegelo Stars on our Oct/Nov 2017 Issue

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The one thing I love the most about new covers is it's all about a new start. A new cover always brings in new stories, new features, fashion trends, what's hot, what's not, the style stars, travel destinations and our cover star. Over the last nine and a half years, we have featured powerful names from the likes of Waje, Juliet Ibrahim, Lira, Bonang Matheba[...]

Resplendent Lupita Nyong'o looked Stunning At The CFDA AWARDS

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Actress, Lupita Nyong'o stunned Monday night in New York, at the Council of Fashion Designers of America  (CFDA) Awards in a stunning gold dress with a sash at the neck and a thigh-high slit. She posed with fellow actress Kerry Washington, singer Janelle Monae and British shoe designer, Paul Andrew. More photos below

PHOTOS : African Fashion Week Nigeria

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The African fashion week Nigeria 2017 came to an end on Sunday June 4th, and it was a total success. The event took place at the Banquet Hall, National Art Theatre in Nigeria. Drawing and bringing together designers from across the country to showcase their designers on the runway in celebration of African culture diversity. Day two of the event wa[...]

Ayoola Bakare Is Our June/July Cover Star

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It's been almost 4 years since Ayoola Bakare first graced our cover back in January 2013. It was my first time of hearing of her from Princess, our ever so amazing beautiful director. Back then, the headwrap look was just bursting, widely worn across stylish women, on and off the camera. Ayoola was young, starting to break out into the industry, finding her [...]

Fashion News : Joselyn Dumas, Lala Akindoju, Vicky Samonas, Other African Celebrities Stun at Cannes 2017 Film Festival

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Ghanaian movie ‘Potato Potahto’ got pemiered at the Cannes Film Festival by Ghanaian producer and film maker Shirley Frimpong Manso. One of Ghana’s best film producers. And a few of our celebrity guests did not hesitate to attend in support. OC Ukeje, Joselyn Dumas, Kunle Afolayan , Lala Akindoju, Nikki Samonas, Shirley Frimpong, Ken Attoh, Inya Lawal[...]

Style Profile: Jennifer Amani

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Today, we take a deep look into the style file of fashion blogger Jennifer Amani, whose edgy and afro vibe style is exceptionally breathtaking. Her love for incorporating western outfits with african prints, the Ankara to be precise,  is exactly what caught our eye. Check out some of her photos below. Photo credit : @JENNIFERAMANI Share you[...]

Great ways To Rock African Prints to church

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Happy Sunday ZenMagazine readers, here's another volume of great and chic ways you can rock African Prints to church, incase you missed vol 1, click here. Enjoy. IG : @STYLESBYFABPRECIOUS IG : @MINERVA_ANAGU IG : @LIVING_MY_BLISS_IN_STYLE IG : @BettyIrabor wearing @LANREDASILVAAJAYI IG: @EDAOWOFASHION IG: @JENNIFERAMANI [...]

5 African Accessories Brand That Will Blow Your Mind

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It is no news that every African woman has a bestfriend, the only one true friend that spices up even the most bland outfits : Accessories! Little wonder why several countries in and outside Africa have become a hotbed for many indigenous African accessories designers. These brands have truly succeeded in making us swoon over their well crafted, bold and tr[...]

IDIA AISIEN CHANNELS HER INNER WARRIOR PRINCESS FOR OUR FEBRUARY COVER

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Each month as I sit down to connect with you through my editorial note, I think about what I can share that might be inspiring to your life, asking God for his guidance and direction. Zen Magazine’s journey hasn’t been without bumps and like any other good journey, we had to go through both the good and the not so good periods. But everything happens for a r[...]

We are SO EXCITED to announce our November Cover Star, Meg Otanwa!

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Just as the saying goes: “It doesn't matter how many times you get knocked down, what matters is how many times you get back up.” One of the most rewarding things that has happened to me during my career at Zen is being able to affect people’s lives positively. So many times, I have been approached, sent messages on social media by readers to say how much th[...]