CARBON – ACCRA’S NEW LUXURY CLUB LOUNGE

Poised above Accra, on the upper levels of Ghana’s infamous Icon House, Carbon, Africa’s first luxury lounge-club run entirely by women has opened its doors. Guests enter into a magical world of mystery, stylish surrealism and neo-nightclubbing, where surprises await…

Personalized experiences by UUU Concierge

Busy people are often time poor. They have needs and wants but lack the time hence the premise of a concierge business. If you are too busy but still desire luxuries of life, then it is time to call UUU…

RALPH AND RUSSO POP-UP IN HARRODS SHOE HEAVEN

Two luxury houses recently combined for the love of shoes; Harrods and Ralph & Russo. Luxury house, Ralph and Russo’s new shoe collection “Eden” draws its inspiration from “wild, organic gardens” says co-founder and Creative Director, Tamara Ralph who was…

WHAT IS LUXURY TO WEALTHY AFRICANS?

Africa is a continent adorned with hidden treasures. It harbors magnificent landscapes, breathtaking views and unknown oasis all that are yet to be fully appreciated. The continent contains 54 countries, each one with its own culture and language. Its history…

10th AFRICAN BANKER AWARDS 2016

The awards, held annually on the fringes of the Annual Meetings of the African Development Bank, celebrate excellence in banking and finance on the African continent. This year marks the 10th anniversary of the Awards and the 2016 winners were selected…

CHANNEL 4 DOCUMENTARY ‘LAGOS TO LONDON’

Last night Channel 4 broadcasted ‘Lagos to London’, a documentary which featured super-rich Nigerians coming to Britain, spending big on luxury, education and property. It also featured our highly esteemed Founder Alexander Amosu and his meteoric rise to success and…

SOUTH AFRICAN TOURISM WAVE ATTRACTS HILTON EXPANSION

South African tourism numbers continue to climb versus last year’s stats in the sector, and this has attracted renewed interest from global hotel group Hilton Worldwide for investment in the South African market in the form of a handful of…

NIGERIA’S JET SET: HOW THE SUPER RICH TRAVEL

Nigeria’s rich elite are increasingly buying private jets to avoid flying on commercial airlines. “There’s an average of nine aircrafts fixed here in the hangar,” says Peter de Waal of ExecuJet Aviation Nigeria, looking across at a line of sleek…

WHAT DESIGNER BRANDS DO MILLIONAIRES IN AFRICA LIKE? PART 1

What are the top luxury brands favoured by African millionaires? 800 High Net Worth Individuals are interviewed each year by New World Wealth, a research company that studies high growth markets in the global wealth sector. Here are the results.…

KENYA TOPS EAST AFRICA’S MILLIONAIRES CHART

Kenya is now among the top five countries in Sub-Saharan Africa with a high number of dollar millionaires, says a new report. According to the report by New World Wealth, a South African market research firm, Kenya now has 8,500…