The New Nollywood! Funke Akindele Covers Magazine “Fashion Flash” Issue

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Every month, magazine is able to work with Africa’s best-known women and celebrate their hardworking. These ladies are perfect examples for showing that a woman can do it all.

This month, however, we wanted to shine a light on another woman you definitely know. We chose one of the most exciting name in Nollywood- Funke Akindele and asked her to explain exactly what is so special about her. Smart, talented and creative: this woman is a future icon.

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In the exclusive interview for this issue, the actress tells us how she manages to get into character so well for every role, expect something different from her brand ‘Jennifer’ and how she does it all; script editing, artistic director and play the lead character.

In the editorial shoot for the issue tagged “Fashion Flash”, Funke models some seriously glamorous red carpet looks to die for!

For style, she tells us that she goes for simplicity as comfortable is key, But confesses about her obsession with shoes and spends a whole lot of money on them.

Read on for inspiration.

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Photography: Studio 24 (Instagram: @studio24nigeria)

Photo Retouch: Adebayo Adebusola Felix (Instagram: @felixcrown)

Creative Direction & Styling: Team

Playsuit: Dapodesina (Instagram: @rockbydapodesina) From CoDeSpace (Instagram: @ayovanelmar_codespace)

Jewellery: Isabella Gemma (Instagram: @isabellagemma)

Make Up: Zaron (Instagram: @zaroncosmetics)

Hair: Wigs by Hair By Ugo (Instagram: @hairbyugo)

Hair Stylist: Zubby Definition (Instagram: @zubbydefinition)

Hair Stylist Assistant& Nail Technician: Reuben Mwanzi (Instagram: @iamreubenbrown)

Location: Maison Fahrenheit (Instagram: @fahrenheithospitality)


Outfit Details

Pink Sequin ‘Darlenoy’ Dress: Ayo Van Elmar

Price: N40, 750. 00

Multi-Colour Sequin Dress with Cape: Dapodesina

Price: N58, 000. 00

Black Sequin Playsuit: Dapodesina

Price: N42, 350. 00

Silver Squared Sequin Dress: Dapodesina

Price: N48, 200. 00

Blue Lace-Mix Jumpsuit:TojuFoyeh

Price: On Request

Jewellery: Isabella Gemma

Price: On Request

Stockist Information

Ayo Van ElmarContemporary Design Space

Address: Odyssey Place, 2nd floor. Plot 4 T.F. Kuboye Road (alternative route by new market road Oniru), Lekki, Lagos. | Email: | Tel: +234 (0) 1 293 2903 | +234 (0) 803 7077 553 | Instagram: @ayovanelmar_codespace


Email: | Tel: +234 (0) 815 896 1861 | Instagram: @tojufoyeh

Isabella Gemma

Showroom: 41a Joel Ogunaike GRA Ikeja, Lagos. | Website: | | Tel: +234 (0) 802 730 3645 | Instagram: @isabellagemma


Address: 2, AlhajiKanike Close, Off Awolowo Road. Ikoyi, Lagos. | | | Tel: +234 1 454 5472 | Instagram: @zaroncosmetics

Hair by Ugo

Addresses: Block 4, Shop 6, Bar Beach Towers, Bishop Oluwole, Victoria Island, Lagos | Ogodor House, 10b Sakono Street, Opposite AP Plaza, Abuja, FCT. | Tel: +234 703 124 7806  | Instagram: @hairbyugo

Maison Fahrenheit

Address: 80 AdetokunboAdemola Street, Lagos, Nigeria. | | | Tel: +234 1 4541 999 | Instagram: @fahrenheithospitality

Make your daily destination!

For advert and partnership enquiries email | Tel: +234 816 264 8803 | Instagram: @onobello | @obstreetstyle | Twitter: @onobello | Facebook & Snapchat: Ono Bello


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  1. jeni baby,you make me laugh a lot…I really love you. May God bless you and may you be joyful forever. please where can I buy onobello magazine am really interested. thanks

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