BAKAY DIABY shot by ENZO ADDI for DEDICATE MAGAZINE
styled by EDEM DOSSOU assiqted by HANS DJOUROU
hair by RIMI URA make up by AYA FUJITA
This story is inspired and dedicated to all great african-descendant men that had a positive economical, political and spiritual impact around them, like Nelson Mandela, like Aimé Césaire, like Thomas Sankara, like Abdourahmane Cissé.
Pair of wooden sandals with incised geometric designs, thought to have belonged to Fumo Omari, sultan (r. 1890-94) of the East African coastal state of Witu (in present-day Kenya). Now in the Brooklyn Museum. Photo credit: Brooklyn Museum.