Four years ago African Vibes Magazine, under the leadership of Amabel Niba, founder and Editorial Director, launched its very first magazine issue. Today, the magazine has grown and Amabel and her staff will celebrate four years in the publishing business on April 24th, 2010 at Avalon in Hollywood!
Hosted by Actress Tangi Miller, celebrations begin at 4:00pm. As part of the celebration, there will be an “I Wear African” Runway and Award Show celebrating contemporary African fashion with a runway collection to be shown by Project Runway’s Korto Momolu and Christiane King, Ill Lala Designs, Zagodi Fashions, Cote Minou, Modahnik, Mekdi Designs and Legair brand.
Music performances for the night include Awilo Longoba and 2c. For more information and to purchase tickets, click here.
Photo Description: African personalities at the African Vibes Magazine Issue Release Party
L-R: Hollywood Actor Hakeen Kae Kazim, Film Director Nnegest Likke (Phat Girlz), Actor & Producer Ike Steele (The Immigrant), Hollywood Actor Jimmy Jean-Louis, African Vibes’ Amabel Niba, Nollywood Film Director Lancelot Imasuen, Hollywood Actor Raz Adoti, Nigerian Film maker Bolaji Akran, Ladybrille Magazine’s Editor-in-Chief Uduak Oduok (2006 Host of AVM Issue Release Party) .
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Founded in 2007, Ladybrille® Magazine is a California based pioneer digital publication celebrating the brilliant woman in business and leadership, with an emphasis on the African woman in the diaspora and the continent. The magazine has its foundation in fashion and provides extensive coverage on African fashion inspired news stories.