African fashion: From racks to runways

There has been a boom in the industry on the continent, where young professionals are spending more on clothes.

    There has been a boom in Africa's fashion industry.

    The continent is home to some of the world’s fastest-growing economies. It also has a rapidly-growing population of young professionals spending more on clothes.

    Al Jazeera’s Erica Wood reports from the city of Dar es Salaam in Tanzania.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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