Category Archives: Biographies

#OBDesignerFocus: Ugo Monye Of Ugo Monye

Ugo Monye Hello Style Revolutionists! We are back with another edition of Designer Focus (#OBDesignerFocus). Fashion in Africa is bold, unique, beautiful and effortless. Fashion designers in Africa use the beautiful nature which surrounds them to push boundaries and release spectacular collections for public consumption each year. Every African designer contributes to the fashion industry…

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OB Focus: Ademola Adeleke – Nigerian Senator & Politician

  Ademola Adeleke is a Nigerian politician who is the Senator representing Osun-west senatorial district in Nigeria Ademola Adeleke started his political career in 2007 alongside his late brother Senator Isiaka Adeleke who died in April 2017. Ademola ran for the by-election after the death of his brother emerging as the winner under the People’s Democratic Party and replacing Late Isiaka Adeleke’s vacant office…

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OB Focus: Babatunde Raji Fashola – Nigerian Politician & Federal Minister Of Power, Works & Housing

Babatunde Raji Fashola, SAN is a Nigerian politician who is currently the Federal Minister of Power, Works and Housing and was Lagos State Governor from May 29, 2007 to May 29, 2015. As a candidate of the Action Congress party, now known as the All Progressives Congress, Fashola succeeded Bola Ahmed Tinubu, on 14 April 2007, and was sworn in on 29 May 2007. He…

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#OBDesignerFocus: Derin Fabikun of Fablane by Derin

Derin Fabikun Hello Style Revolutionists! We are back with another edition of Designer Focus (#OBDesignerFocus). Fashion in Africa is bold, unique, beautiful and effortless. Fashion designers in Africa use the beautiful nature which surrounds them to push boundaries and release spectacular collections for public consumption each year. Every African designer contributes to the fashion industry…

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OB Focus: Oluremi Tinubu – Lagos State Senator

Oluremi Tinubu is the former first Lady and currently a Senator of Lagos State. She is a member of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Oluremi Tinubu became the First Lady of Lagos State when her husband, Bola Tinubu, was elected as governor. As first lady, she established the New Era Foundation, dedicated to establishing centres for “all round development of young…

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OB Focus: Femi Otedola – Nigerian Business Man, Entrepreneur, Philanthropist & CEO Forte Oil PLC

Femi Otedola is a Nigerian businessman, entrepreneur, philanthropist, and chairman of Forte Oil PLC, an importer of fuel products. He is also the founder of Zenon Petroleum and Gas Ltd, and the owner of a number of other businesses across shipping, real estate and finance. He has recently invested in power generation as part of the liberalisation…

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#OBDesignerFocus: Gert-Johan Coetzee of Gert-Johan Coetzee

Gert-Johan Coetzee Hello Style Revolutionists! We are back with another edition of Designer Focus (#OBDesignerFocus). Fashion in Africa is bold, unique, beautiful and effortless. Fashion designers in Africa use the beautiful nature which surrounds them to push boundaries and release spectacular collections for public consumption each year. Every African designer contributes to the fashion industry…

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#OBDesignerFocus: Evans Akere of Vanskere

Evans Akere Hello Style Revolutionists! We are back with another edition of Designer Focus (#OBDesignerFocus). The fashion game in Nigeria has really come a long way. Fashion designers in Nigeria continue to push boundaries and release spectacular collections for public consumption each year. From the mainstream traditional clothing to western like wears, the Nigerian fashion…

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OB Focus: Folorunso Alakija – Nigerian Business Woman

  Folorunso Alakija, is a Nigerian businesswoman, one of the richest African women, and one of the richest black women in the world. In 2014, she temporarily unseated Oprah Winfrey as the richest woman of African descent in the world. She is a business tycoon involved in the fashion, oil and printing industries. She is the group managing director of The Rose of Sharon Group which consists…

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OB Focus: Fela Durotoye – Business Consultant & Motivational Speaker

Adetokunbo Olufela (Oluwafeolami) Durotoye is a business consultant and motivational speaker. He is the president of the GEMSTONE Nation Builders Foundation, a non-profit, non-governmental organization targeted at training youths towards transformational leadership and social change. Fela Durotoye was a project finance analyst at Ventures & Trusts Limited in 1992. He was the head of customer service department at…

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