Conscious Fashion: 5 T-Shirts With A Nigerian Identity


From a spin on the iconic FESTAC ’77 logo to a respectful salute thrown at Afrobeat legend Fela Kuti, these t-shirts are a stylish way to identify with Nigeria’s culture and history. Thanks, Giddimint.

Images via Giddimint

Everyday Miracles: Marco Lapenna’s ‘Story Telling’ Photos Of Lagos


Barbed wire-topped fences, moss-covered walls, human porterage and everyday people. Itinerant Italian photographer Marco Lapenna’s stills of Lagos may seem quite ordinary at first glance, but look closer and you’ll be drawn into the remarkable visual story of the bustling Nigerian metropolis that’s more living organism than inanimate geographic entity.

Photos via Marco Lapenna


In Numbers: The Global Insanity Called ‘FIFA 14’


According to EA Sports — which publishes the wildly popular FIFA 14 game — people play 460,000 FIFA matches and score 990,000 goals every 90 minutes (the length of an actual soccer match).

The most popular match-ups are Real Madrid vs. Bayern Munich (the all-time record is an even split) and Spain’s El Clásico rivalry between Real Madrid and FC Barcelona (Madrid has the edge here). Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema, meanwhile, are FIFA 14’s top goal scorers.

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via Mashable