About us

African Things aims to change the negative image associated with African manufacture and be a symbol of high-quality products while empowering Africans. African Things designs and produces a wide range of African inspired products to all kinds of wholesale customers both in Nigeria and overseas. 

Our Founder, Tosin Lawson, is a graduate of the University of Nottingham with a BEng (Hons) in Product Design and Manufacture.  She was also selected as one of 1000 entrepreneurs around Africa to take part in Tony Elumelu’s Entrepreneurship program; A program that aims to develop and provide seed money for up-coming businesses in Africa.

Since our start in 2013, we have taken part in African Fashion Week Nigeria and have been featured on Total Woman magazine, Complete Fashion, Star Gist, Ebony live and other popular media channels. We currently supply to over 30 retail outlets including Spar (Park ‘n’ Shop), Hubmart, Jumia, Amazon, Game, Mega Plaza, Terra Kulture, School Kit, Konga and more.  

Our services

Do you have your own design in mind or can’t find exactly what you are looking for? We can meet your own customized design.

Are you interested in distributing African Things products? Get a quote today or request for our wholesale price list today.

Looking for that perfect gift? Shop on our website or visit any of the over 30 outlets we supply to across the world. We offer worldwide shipping.