Helen Williams of Lagos, Nigeria, has entered the Guinness World Records for the world’s longest handmade wig. At 1,152 ft 5 in, the wig cost two million naira (roughly $2,500 USD) and 11 days to make. “Finding the materials to make the longest wig was not an easy task,” Williams said in the announcement. “My […]
Last week, Team USA lost its first exhibition game to Nigeria leading up to the Olympics. Nigeria won 90-87. The U.S. basketball community was shocked by this loss.
Since 1992 when professionals were allowed to play Olympic basketball, the U.S. team had only lost two exhibition games, before their recent loss to Nigeria. The U.S. typically dominates basketball and beat Nigeria’s team by 43 points in an exhibition game five years ago.
When Fashion Week comes to mind, I automatically think of New York, Paris and Los Angeles like many others would. One of the last locations that I’d expect to host a Fashion week is Lagos, Nigeria. However, after viewing photos from this week I agree with fashion reporters that this is looking like a fifth […]