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Experience African Art Online as Artyrama launches Online Art Gallery

Art dealers are in for good, as Artyrama, an online African art gallery which gives people across the world access to a variety of African art, leveraging cutting-edge technology to provide a seamless, carefully curated online experience has been launched in Lagos. 

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Grace Ibironke Ojo: from media practice to creative clothes design

Grace Ibironke Ojo came to the 2017 AFAC Expo with multiple talents and skills. A graduate of political science from Bayero University, Kano, and a master’s degree holder in Public Policy and Administration, she worked with the marketing department of Leadership newspaper for 8 years before she left to concentrate on her clothesline: Grazee Stiches and her private advertising Agency, Gramatino Nigeria Limited.

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AFAC 2017: I am impressed by the creativity of our people — Lai Mohammed

The Honourable Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has awarded high marks to Nigerians for their creativity. The high marks came at the on-going African Arts & Craft exhibition on Friday, after the minister toured the AFAC pavilion in the company of Mrs. Winifred Ekanem Oyo-Ita, head of Service of the Federation; Mrs. Grace Isu-Igekpe, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Information & Culture, and other dignitaries.

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Beautiful people of Nigeria on display at AFAC 2017

Besides arts and cultural products, the beauties of Nigerians are on display at the on-going 2017 edition of the African Arts and Craft Expo (AFAC). Both local and international tourists are trooping the Abuja Arts and Craft Village, venue of the event, strolling from one pavilion to another, buying art products and taking pictures of beautiful people of Nigeria adorned in rich cultural outfits.

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