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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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Drama, Controversy, As Nollywood Actor Jim Iyke Gets Delivered Of Evil Spirit At Synagogue

Sundays come and Sundays go. Some go to church and some don’t. Some receive blessings while some receive deliverance. These are normal occurrences right?Well normal was not the case yesterday, when feeds received from online media of the Synagogue Church Of All Nations headed by the popular and controversial Prophet T.B Joshua revealed that popular…

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Hangout With Babatunde Fashola And MI On Google+, As Musicians Become Politicians

On September 27th 2013 at 6pm, the Lagos State ambassador for Energy, Jude Abaga popularly known as MI will be moderating,as the Governor of Lagos State, Mr. Babatunde Raji Fashola, SAN, talks about energy conservation in his first ever ‘Google+’ Hangout. The ‘Google+’ hangout is designed to reach Lagosians through sensitization around a themed month,the…

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2013 National Essay Competition – UBA Foundation Calls for Entries From Senior Secondary School Students In Nigeria

Students in secondary schools across the country have been invited to submit entries in the 2013 UBA Foundation National Essay Competition.  The essay competition for secondary students is organized by UBA Foundation; the corporate social responsibility arm of UBA to encourage healthy and intellectual competition among secondary school students in Nigeria.   Divisional Head, Marketing…

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ELOY Awards Nominations: Ono Bello, Ella & Gabby, Toyin Lawani, Black Up & More…

Exquisite is a beauty and fashion monthly magazine with a simple plan to explore the fairer sex’s affinity for the exquisite. It has featured some of Nigeria’s top and talented celebrities including Seyi Shay, Julius Agwu, Karen Igho, Lynxxx and many others. Every year, the magazine celebrates women with the Exquisite Lady Of The Year…

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