NIGERIA

Fashion

Motherlan are changing the face of Lagos skate culture

Tyler Mitchell heads to Nigeria to shoot the city's most exciting group of young skaters.
Alex Sossah
Grace Ladoja
Felix Petty
2 days ago
Fashion

this photographer documents the fashionable twins of nigeria

Stephen Tayo explores the duality of twinship through his raw images.
Sarah Moroz
8.9.19
Fashion

kenneth ize: "everything is transforming in nigeria right now"

Off the back of his LVMH nomination and celebrated show at Lagos's Arise Fashion Week, designer Kenneth Ize discusses the inspirations behind his eponymous label.
Amira Rasool
5.23.19
straight ups

nigerian youth on the change they want to see

Nigeria is about to vote in a new president, and the outcome will have a vast impact on the country's youth, who make up over half of the population. 17-year-old photographer Isabel Okoro captured her peers and asked them what they want for the country.
Isabel Okoro
2.13.19
Culture

skating in lagos with the wafflesncream crew

WNC is a skate company and clothing brand, cut from a similar cloth as Supreme or Palace but run through with a Nigerian ethos and POV.
Carmen Hogg
1.11.19
Culture

akwaeke emezi: the 'freshwater' author standing on the edge and claiming it as central

Akwaeke Emezi’s extraordinary debut novel 'Freshwater' is the real life tale of a queer, trans, black, African, Nigerian writer as they attempt to navigate the occasionally odd sensation of being alive.
Matthew Whitehouse
12.24.18
Music

a guide to the exorcisms, witches and cults of nigerian horror

Let your new fave musician and huge horror fan Santi give you nightmares.
Frankie Dunn
10.3.18
Culture

why did the nigerian football kit become such an immediate cultural touchstone?

And what does it say about Britain today?
Yemi Abiade
6.15.18
Music

this essential lagos playlist will instantly improve your weekend

Afropop your heart out with DJ Spinall.
Frankie Dunn
3.30.18
Culture

toyin ojih odutola's art is collected by solange and shown at the whitney

The New York-based Nigerian artist imagines a radically soft Afro-present.
André-Naquian Wheeler
3.12.18
Fashion

daniel obasi's fashion film explores being 'alien' in nigeria

The photographers afrofuturistic short, An Alien in Town illuminates how African fashion and culture are perceived by foreigners.
Amira Rasool
2.8.18
Fashion

the nigerian fashion industry is ready to take over

i-D spoke to the stars of Nigerian fashion (and one designer visiting from NYC) as they showcased their latest collections at GTBank Fashion Weekend in Lagos last month.
i-D Staff
12.15.17
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