"She Was Begging Them In Swahili, Saying 'Please, Please, Please' Over…

Since Kenya's disputed election last week, hundreds of women and children have been raped during the widespread rioting between different ethnic tribes. President Mwai Kibaki, who is accused of rigging the election, is part of the Kikuyu tribe. His challenger, Raila Odinga, is part of the Luo tribe. Most of the… » 1/04/08 3:20pm 1/04/08 3:20pm

African Fashion: It's The New Black!

New York may be the #1 fashion city in the world, but African designers are where it's at. (We really wanted to write 'wear it's at," but even we couldn't bring ourselves to make that kind of pun.) Anna Trzebinski of Nairobi, for instance, is one of the hottest designers amongst the Hollywood set, churning out items… » 7/18/07 4:25pm 7/18/07 4:25pm