FASHIONABLE: Carol and Karega Mandela at their recent showing of Emancipation wear in Trincity.


African style for every day

As Emancipation Day approaches it is customary to see people walking through the busy streets of Port of Spain, San Fernando and other parts of Trinidad and Tobago dressed regally from head to toe in African outfits.

But for Carol and her husband well-known rapso artiste Karega Mandela, the owners of Prindela Fashions located at 4 Sixth Street East, Dinsley Gardens, Trincity, their wide assortment of authentic African clothing is not just for Emancipation Day but the other days of the year. Rich, beautiful fabrics in earth tones and vivid colours, Mandela said most of their African styles come from Ghana, Nigeria and other parts of Africa.

Mandela (K) said, "We sell African clothing not just for Emancipation Day but throughout the year. The whole point is to

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