SPORTS SPICE:BEST OUTFIT AT THE OLYMPICS 2016 GOES TO CAMEROON.

SPORTS SPICE:BEST OUTFIT AT THE OLYMPICS 2016 GOES TO CAMEROON.

From BCC,Essence online to Global Grind, media outlets are still buzzing about the outfit worn by the Cameroonian delegation to this year’s Olympic opening ceremony in Rio. Cameroon is blessed with so many tribes and there’s a traditional outfit for each tribe or region. The outfit the delegation wore is called Toghu and it’s from the North West region of Cameroon. My dad always used to  wear his toghu attire with so much pride. Apart from a pair of white socks and well polished black shoes that always attracted the sun rays, It consisted of a wrap skirt that was worn underneath the big black thick cotton ankle length gown embroidered(using mostly white,red,green and yellow threads) with gongs and other traditional symbols and overflowing sleeves. I’d watch my dad fold his sleeves and rest them on both shoulders , revealing his immaculate white singlet underneath. Then over his head and on his neck, he’d carefully place his traditional deep purple and white glass beaded neckless. Then the knitted colourful hat(Bamenda countri cap) would be placed nicely on his head. He’d then collect his the woven bag with the map of Cameroon on it and place across his left shoulder to his right hip, then the traditional ‘horn’ cup for palmwine drinking would be place nicely in the bag with some few Kola(cola nuts) Once the ritual of putting together the toghu outfit was complete, dad would seal everything with a lavish spray of his special perfume with a strong but soothing smell which always still lingered long after he had left. Standing in all his full toghu glory and holding his...
GUESS THE CELEBRITY COUPLE?

GUESS THE CELEBRITY COUPLE?

Even with her pretty girl swag, the American singer/songwriter still has to work extremely hard to keep her African NBA boyfriend happy…even if it means preparing fufu. My dear, keep filling his stomach with manioc and vegetable soup and he might just put a bling on it one of these days. Anyway, who is the couple of the...
SERGE IBAKA AND DAD SPEND SOME QUALITY TIME TOGETHER.

SERGE IBAKA AND DAD SPEND SOME QUALITY TIME TOGETHER.

With Father’s Day just round the corner, Congolese NBA player Serge Ibaka, who plays for Oklahoma City Thunder, took some well deserved time off to chill with his papa, former basketball player for Congo National team. The 23-year-old posted this picture on his instagram page with the caption; ‘So happy to see this guy #familytime’ His dad is looking really good with his Koffi Olomide swag. Did Serge take girlfriend Keri Hilson to meet dad? *Just thinking...

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