British-Ghanian architect Sir David Adjaye design’s Brit Awards trophy

When the stars of the British music scene get up on the stage of the annual BRIT awards ceremony, they will get a trophy which was made in the fires of a Northern Bohemian glassworks. The statues in the shape…

Ghana is being heralded as the next big tourist destination. Here’s why

When some of the most well-known faces from the African diaspora arrived for a recent vacation in Accra, Ghana, it looked like just another gathering of famous people.Actors including Idris Elba rubbed shoulders with supermodel Naomi Campbell, TV sports presenter…

Lux Afrique celebrates Ghana Independence Day with Park Chinois, Backes and Strauss & Boadicea

On 6th of March, Lux Afrique and Park Chinois hosted an intimate dinner and auction to celebrate Ghana’s 61st year of Independence. The night recognised a landmark in African history and gave an opportunity for Ghana’s greatest to eat, dance and drink…

LVMH Louis Vuitton appoints Virgil Abloh as its new Men’s Artistic Director

Louis Vuitton appoints Virgil Abloh Virgil Abloh, who is of Ghanaian descent, has been named as Men’s Artistic Director for LVMH Louis Vuitton. Abloh owns the label Off-White which was a finalist in the LVMH Prize for Young Fashion Designers…

Ghana Independence Dinner

Lux Afrique had an intimate dinner and auction to celebrate Ghana’s 61st year of Independence on 6th March, 2018 For the first time, Lux Afrique and Park Chinois partnered to host an exclusive dinner for a group of high profile…

Wine Culture Emerges in Ghana

Wine lovers cultivate a love of wine through decades of sampling. But only a select few become serious connoiseurs. In the past, wine culture was insignificant in Accra. But, this is slowly changing.    Ghana opens wine bar Ghana recently…

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…

MAURITIUS RANKED THE RICHEST COUNTRY IN AFRICA

Mauritius’ population is the richest in Africa with an average wealth of US$21,700 per person a new Research and Markets report titled “The Africa 2016 Wealth Report” showed. Mauritius was ranked ahead of South Africa with a per capita wealth of $10,300 then…

KENYA AND GHANA WIN AWARD FOR JAGUAR SALES IN SUB-SAHARA

All the top performing importers and importer employees of Jaguar Land Rover sub-Sahara Africa were recognised at a glittering awards banquet in Sandton, Johannesburg in South Africa recently. A statement by Jaguar Land Rover said “The prestigious Importer of the…

TOP 3 PLACES TO SURF IN AFRICA

America and Australasia are great examples of continents with excellent accessibility for surfing. However, Africa is making its way on that list and should not be written off so quickly! The continent has great and hidden gems that are yet…