High-end fashion meets high-street style at the Lagos Fashion Week 2019. The Lagos Fashion Week is a fashion platform that drives the Nigerian and African fashion industry; by bringing together buyers, consumers and the media to view the current trends in Fashion.
Rain Newton-Smith, chief economist at Confederation of British Industry, discusses Brexit-related risks for British businesses and their concerns about trade deals going forward. She speaks with Bloomberg's Francine Lacqua on "Bloomberg Surveillance."
Jumoke Oduwole, Secretary of the Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council and Senior Special Assistant to the Vice President on Industry, Trade, and Investment says Nigeria's government is ready to support businesses to deliver on the potential the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) brings. She links up with CNBC Africa Esther Awoniyi for more.
Over the past four weeks, the Del-York Creative Academy, in partnership with the University of Southern California, hosted a month-long workshop in Lagos, Nigeria to provide young African prodigies with the skills required for working in the film industry. The month-long workshop is now over, and Nigeria and the rest of Africa can expect to see some new faces from the DELYORK creative academy Class of 2019 taking over the dynamic filmmaking industry in the not-too-distant future.
Just ahead of the 4th edition of the main event of Rwanda Fashion Week, hosted by a group of Rwandan fashion houses, dubbed, 'Collective Rwanda', we'll be taking a look at the state of the fashion industry in the country and in the continent. Pierra Ntayobmya of Haute Baso and Adebayo Oke-Lawal of Orange Couture join CNBC Africa for more.