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Deola Sagoe And MAI Announced As Official Clothiers For The Future Awards Africa 2013

Prior to the official announcement of the date and venue for The Future Awards Africa (TFAA) 2013, the project&#39s Central Working Committee (CWC) has announced two of Africa&#39s most respected designers and fashion brands – Deola Sagoe and MAI – as the official clothiers for the event. Ms Sagoe, owner of the eponymous label Deola…

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Hot Topics Of The Week!

We deliver the most recent information on top stories in politics, sports, current affairs, foreign news and more in this column. Nigeria celebrated her 53rd year of Independence on Tuesday with President Goodluck Jonathan addressing the country. Same day, the association of resident doctors in Nigeria declared a nationwide strike. Other Nigerian university unions joined…

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Folorunsho Alakija Honoured At United Nations By Fashion 4 Development

First ladies from around the world, diplomats, tastemakers and fashion insiders gathered on Thursday in New York for Fashion 4 Development’s First-Ladies Annual Luncheon and Fashion show, where Nigeria’s Folorunsho Alakija, founder of the Rose of Sharon Foundation was awarded with the “F4D Angel Award”. Alakija who is acclaimed to be the richest black woman…

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Oil Tycoon Kola Aluko Launches $500 million Pan-African infrastructure fund At Nasdaq

Oil magnate Kola Aluko of Atlantic Energy has teamed up with internationally renowned Ghanaian-born British fashion designer Ozwald Boateng to launch Africa50, a $500 million African infrastructure project development fund. Africa50 is an alliance between the Made In Africa Foundation (MIAF) and the African Development Bank (AfDB) with a critical objective to shorten the time…

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Lagos Fashion & Design Week 2013 Set For 23-26 October, Releases List Of Participating Designers

The Guaranty Trust Bank sponsored Lagos Fashion and Design Week 2013 scheduled to take place on the 23rd of October to the 26th October 2013 at Eko Hotel’s Ocean View in Lagos, Nigeria isa multi day premiere fashion event platform that aims to drive the Nigerian fashion industry and lift its profile by bringing together…

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Style House Files Omoyemi Akerele Makes BoF 500 List Alongside Naomi Campbell, Iman & More…

Style House Files creative director and creative behind the Lagos Fashion and Design Week Omoyemi Akerele last Friday, 27th of September 2013, was listed in the Business of Fashion’s first ever Global 500 list. Omoyemi Akerele The list features the key people shaping the global fashion industry. Omoyemi Akerele joins other heavy weights including Fashion…

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18 Year Old Nneoma Anosike Wins The AQUAFINA ELITE Model Look Nigeria 2013

Yesterday evening-29th of September 2013, at the Eko Hotel & Suites on Adetokunbo Ademola Street in Victoria Island Lagos, we witnessed the grand finale of the AQUAFINA sponsored ELITE Model Look Nigeria 2013. 18 year old Nneoma Anosike has emerged the winner this year. Nneoma beat 13 other finalists who all went through rigorous selection…

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