Dior’s most up-to-date menswear collaboration – positive to turn out to be one of the most talked-about collections of the spring-summer 2021 season – entails a partnership with Ghanaian painter Amoako Boafo. Seduced by the same swagger, a design-savvy crew has began to suss out Accra too. You’ll find them browsing the seafront Artists Alliance or Gallery 1957 for dazzling contemporary West African artwork. They can additionally be spotted consuming whisky-marinated kushiyaki at Santoku, or gathering at ‘spots’ in Jamestown to nibble on kelewele (deep-fried plantain). In the evenings they’ll have bagged a desk at Midunu’s forward-thinking Nomadic Dining supper membership, run by revolutionary chef Selassie Atadika. The pop-ups – which have taken Atadika’s fusion food in all places from Cape Town’s Design Indaba festival to banquets in Hong Kong – are held each quarter in secret locations around the capital.
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