Allure, the Sunday pull-out magazine of Vanguard Newspaper spearheaded by editor Remmy Diagbare dedicated last Sunday 23rdof October 2011 edition to the fight against the deadly disease known as breast cancer.
Diagbare in her editor’s comments tells us how she recently lost a close friend Ineh Ogare to breast cancer, this she says brought about the inspiration for the edition.
In need to create awareness in Nigeria, the magazine came up with the idea to raise funds through the selling of fashion accessories from Tayo Shonekan’s Aimas range where all proceeds will go to the Bloom Centrein Nigeria headed by Dr Orijia.
The edition features top celebrity women of substance that strongly support the cause of creating awareness and fighting the disease. TV personality and Publisher of Today Woman’s magazine Adesuwa Onyenokwe, Ace Nollywood actress Kate Henshaw-Nuttal, CEO of Exquisite group, publishers of Exquisite magazine Tewa Onasanya and Beat 99.9FM radio Personality Tolu Oniru AKA Toolz all graced the edition giving their take on the disease.
The edition was photographed by Moussa Moussa, styled by Odun Ogunbiyi with makeup by Bola Fadina.
Vanguard Allure- www.vanguardngr.com/allure