"LOVE AFRICA. WEAR AFRICA. "
Company:ABC-Love Africa. Wear Africa
Designer(s): ABC-Aduna Bul Comprendre, Senegal
Category: Ethnic Clothing, Professional
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Aduna Bul Comprendre is a Senegalese brand that promotes African culture through the slogan "Loving Afrique.Porter Africa." Founded in 2011, the brand begins with a Facebook page, with publications outfits designed by the designer Ndeye Absa Gningue which at the time talking about the history of African scarf and Textiles "made in Africa". It is not defined as a fashion designer, but as an engine of economic development in the service of crafts and entrepreneurship through Art. His love for Africa inspires in the choice of fabrics Wax- she découver the streets of Surulere in Lagos- This will lead to the launch several collections which she sells locally and abroad ...
About the Designer/Company
Ndeye Absa Gningue is a young Senegalese who made all her studies in Senegal. She is defined as a "serial entrepreneur" as the owner of ABC-Aduuna Bul Comprendre, a label that has become known thanks to its Facebook page -https://www.facebook.com/LOVEAFRICA.WEARAFRICA- the label has been promoting for more than 5 years, African culture and clothing with more than 300 customers worldwide. In parallel, and to face the bargaining power of suppliers, the daughter of the late Director of the Senegal Police School, launches Prison Break Programs, to give a second chance to some inmates in prison as the country lacks of rehabilitation programs. From prisoners, these repentant women become entrepreneurs. This project was featured in Voice of America several times and got Absa to meet with the President Obama & First Lady Michelle Obama, as part of the Washington Fellowship of President Barack Obama, to represent Senegal.