Natural Hair Advocate, Afrocabello – an Introduction

May 6th, 2017 General Barbara Kportufe

Afrocabello welcomes you to the 21st Century, where gradually the natural hair movement has expanded into a modernized way of living. I salute all those who have gathered courage, confidence, and have accepted their true identity by rocking their natural hair.  I must confess that I love my natural hair now more than I did before. As a fellow naturalista, I know the initial struggles we women of African…

Ghanaian afropop, dancehall and R&B artiste Vera Hamenoo-Kpeda (MzVee) with beautifully styled natural hair

Cheers To These Celebrities Setting The Afrocabello Standard

Sep 20th, 2016 Special Feature Barbara Kportufe

Like it or not, celebrities have a way of influencing the way we do things. Mind you! their influence could either be negative or positive depending on what angle you look at it from. The choice of celebrity lifestyle you follow may vary depending on what the person does that attracts you. It could be the color of clothes they wear, the type of shoes…

Be Yourself, Why worry yourself if you don’t have straight hair

Sep 19th, 2016 General Barbara Kportufe

Keeping it natural matters a lot. It is every woman’s pride to be naturally beautiful. Natural hair is a symbol of quality, it identifies your true origin, it defines “you” and it is a confidence booster.  Natural Hair does not only come with heavy, wavy, kinky hair but sometimes soft, curly looking hair. More importantly it comes with having an appreciative attitude towards your own…

Barbara of AfroCabello and friend pose for the camera

Afrocabello at The Chalewote Art Festival

Sep 19th, 2016 General Barbara Kportufe

From seemingly nowhere, more and more people poured into the streets of James Town. The Chalewote Art Festival had been a phenomenal success, and for good reason too. The art exhibits, musicals and performances had me in a trance, lost in a beautifully immersive experience. There were so many desirable products on sale, having to choose between them was near impossible but I wouldn’t dare…