04
Sep
2017
AFRICA IN VOGUE

The continent’s top boutiques, hotel gift shops and department stores can swap their European and American lines for clothes by the plethora of talented local designers: African fashion is finally in the global spotlight.

03
May
2017
WHAT’S HOT RIGHT NOW IN CAPE TOWN: EXPLORING THE MOTHER CITY

Got a few hours to spare in Cape Town? Remember to leave some time to visit a few of these lesser-known, so-hot-right-now shops, eats and drinks.

25
Apr
2017
GET THE VIBE AT OUR FIRST POP-UP SHOP

Introducing our pop-up shop, VIBE, where you can discover an explosion of modern African brands that celebrate the continent’s contemporary creative spirit.

18
Apr
2017
COLOUR (DRESS) CODE

We Are Africa has a bold new dress code: cast aside your musty tradeshow wardrobe, embrace the continent’s creative aesthetic and let loose your personality with your show attire. Are you ready for a creative explosion?

Tony Gum
03
Jan
2017
COCA COLA MEETS GLOBAL CULTURE WITH THE COOLEST GIRL IN CAPE TOWN, TONY GUM

A Cape Town blogger turned rising art star, Tony Gum is one of the world’s most exciting young creatives.

26
Jul
2016
MAKE AN IMPACT

African fashion and lifestyle brand Lalesso ticks the visual and responsible impact boxes – Eugene Yiga catches up with founders Olivia Kennaway and Alice Heusser.

05
Jul
2016
PULLING THE THREAD

A new generation of designers are using traditional African craftsmanship to revitalise the fashion industry in Ghana and beyond. Eliza Anyangwe investigates in Accra.

19
Apr
2016
MEET OUR CONFERENCE SPEAKERS

For the 2016 We Are Africa Conference, we’re excited to introduce two speakers and a panel of African influencers who will be telling their stories Made In Africa.

02
Dec
2015
MAKE YOUR MARK IN THE MARKET

Weekend markets have become popular destinations for a truly authentic, African shopping experience.