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19-Year-Old Nigerian Becomes Youngest Ever Designer To Present A Full Collection At New York Fashion Week
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19-Year-Old Nigerian Becomes Youngest Ever Designer To Present A Full Collection At New York Fashion Week

A talented young fashion designer from Nigerian has made history after becoming the youngest ever to present a full collection at New York fashion week. Taofeek Abijako, a 19-year-old Nigerian designer, has become the youngest ever designer to present a full collection at the New York Fashion Week. Abijako made history at the 2018 international fashion runway event tagged ‘New York Fashion Week: Men’s this year’, which ran a few days ago. According to the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA), his label “pays homage to his past by celebrating his West African culture through a contemporary perspective. He described his collection ‘Genesis’ as a ‘minimalist street wear approach with social and political commentary.’ In Abijako’s words, the CFDA wrote, “My dad was a tr...
Khloe Shares Sexy New Pictures
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Khloe Shares Sexy New Pictures

Ex- Big Brother Naija housemate, Khloe showed of her lithe body as she posed in a sexy stripped swimsuit. The fashion designer could sure pass for a professional model.
Between Yomi Casual And A Fan Who Begged Him For Money
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Between Yomi Casual And A Fan Who Begged Him For Money

Fashion designer, Yomi Casual responded to an IG user who begged him for money in his comment section. Some people believe his response was harsh while others think it was appropriate. See the comments and tell us what you think below Yomi casual is one of the leading fashion designers in Nigeria. He is one person whose works is constantly looked out for by Nigerian men. Omoniyi Makun also known as Yomi Casual (brand name), was born January 25, 1985 (age 32) in the city of Lagos, Nigeria. Yomi happens to be the last of seven children and younger brother to popular Ace Comedian, Ayo Makun also known as AY.
Nigerian Designer Narrates How An Uber Driver Almost Kidnapped And Threatened To Stab Her Mom
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Nigerian Designer Narrates How An Uber Driver Almost Kidnapped And Threatened To Stab Her Mom

Nigerian Fashion designer, Tolu Bally has shared the story of how an Uber Driver almost succeeded in kidnapping her mother. The designer revealed that she requested for an Uber for her mom. The driver picked her at Tolu’s apartment in Lekki and drop off was at Mainland. During the trip, Tolu’s mom realized that the driver was taking a different route and called her daughter. Tolu demanded to speak with the driver who claimed that he took the route because of traffic. Speaking with BroadwayTV, Tolu said; “I spoke to the Uber guy and he said he wants to go through the 4th roundabout to avoid traffic which doesn’t make sense seeing as there was no traffic . I asked him to bring my mum back home and he hung up the phone. My mum called back, screaming that the guy isn’t listening ...
Laura Ikeji Comes Under Fire For Calling Her Husband ‘Baby Daddy’
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Laura Ikeji Comes Under Fire For Calling Her Husband ‘Baby Daddy’

Fashion designer and author, Laura Ikeji has come under fire from a section of her followers on Instagram following her post on the social networking site.   Her fans are not too happy with her after she refereed to her husband Ogbonna Kanu as her ‘Baby Daddy ‘ on Instagram.   The social media personality who had yesterday referred to her husband as ‘baby daddy’ in a picture of him she shared again today called him her baby daddy as she asked fans to tag him to know if he’s proud of her. However, fans didn’t find this funny as they began asking questions.
Prince Harry & Meghan’s Matchmaker Revealed
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Prince Harry & Meghan’s Matchmaker Revealed

We know, per their joint BBC interview following their engagement, that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle first got to know each other over drinks in a London bar. Now we know who set up the date. The identity of this mutual friend has been major guesswork for royal watchers, many pointed at Soho House consultant Markus Anderson, or Misha Nonoo, a fashion designer, with a solid spot in the London social scene. Now E! reports they have nailed down the right woman — Violet von Westenholz, whose father is a baron and a buddy of Prince Charles. She knew Harry growing up, and now does PR for Ralph Lauren, which is how she’s connected to Meghan. The fashion house did work for Suits when Meghan was starring on the series. “Harry was having a really hard time finding anyone. It’s hard enough findi...
Victoria Beckham Shows Off Her Mosquito Ravaged Legs
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Victoria Beckham Shows Off Her Mosquito Ravaged Legs

Fashion designer, Victoria Beckham showed off her legs after she was ravaged by mosquitoes during a trip to Madrid. While preparing for an event, she shared a video of her assistant, trying to conceal her spots with makeup.  
Ebuka Uchendu’s Popular Agbada Was Reportedly Sewn For N280K
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Ebuka Uchendu’s Popular Agbada Was Reportedly Sewn For N280K

A message between Fashion Designer, Ugo Monye who made Ebuka’s popular agbada, and another prospective customer has emerged. The conversation revealed that Ebuka reportedly paid N280k for the outfit. It was also reported that Ugo Monye who had only 4k followers before the outfit went viral, now has over 28k followers.
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Laura Ikeji Is Done Addressing The Trolls

Laura Ikeji is done addressing them trolls, she even addressed them as faceless people. No more addressing rumours ?? (that would be hard tho) but hey I'll try not to pay attention. No more replying gullible faceless account, meaning no more replying negative comments. I'm in a good place right now so yea. No more Let's keep my page as positive as possible . If that's actually possible ? #nomore A post shared by Laura Ikeji Kanu (@lauraikeji) on Jun 19, 2017 at 5:30am PDT
My Husband Wants To Use Me For Money Rituals
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My Husband Wants To Use Me For Money Rituals

A fashion designer, Bose Oguntoye, on Friday pleaded with an Agege Customary Court, Lagos, to end her five-year-old marriage, citing her husband’s fetish practices and threats to her life. “My husband is too money conscious and is desperate to make money at all costs. “I live in fear of the unknown because of all kinds of charms l see with him. “He also beats me up at any slightest opportunity, especially when he is not in a good mood, he visits his anger on me,’’ she told the court. Testifying before Mr Phillips Williams, the court President, she said there was no love lost between them again. “Sometime in April 2015, when l became pregnant with our second child, my husband placed a charm on me and l became sick and eventually ran mad.’’ He took me to somewhere in Matogu...
Daniel Nkemelu Kelechukwu Graduates With 7.0CGPA In University Of Ibadan
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Daniel Nkemelu Kelechukwu Graduates With 7.0CGPA In University Of Ibadan

As many stakeholders lament decadence in the sector, some Nigerian students against all odds are making us proud, as they take exception to the downward trend. Last week it was MissTaiwo Bankole and Miss Oyindamola Omotuyi with 5.0 CGPA at the University of Lagos. Today we bring you Daniel Nkemelu of the University of Ibadan, who graduated with 7.0 CGPA. Excerpts: By Dayo Adesulu TELL us about yourself. My name is Daniel Nkemelu K. What does the initial K. stands for? Daniel Nkemelu Kelechukwu. How did you come about the Yoruba names (Oluwaseun) as it appears between your name on Facebook? I simply converted my native name (Kelechukwu) to Yoruba. I love the Yoruba culture, I’m very Nigerian. Where did you hail from? I am from Nnewi-North LGA in Anambra State. ...
Mercy Aigbe Reacts to Fashion Designer’s Call Out, Says She Doesn’t Know Her!!!
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Mercy Aigbe Reacts to Fashion Designer’s Call Out, Says She Doesn’t Know Her!!!

A fashion designer this morning called out Mercy Aigbe for not tagging her in a dress she claimed she made. She has denied knowing the designer. Read her reply below.. "Goodmorning Fam!..... my attention as been drawn to a particular story trending, regarding this shirt, pls I will like to start categorically that I don't know the said designer, I never agreed to tag her and she didn't give me the shirt. The shirt was given to me by Jumoke Odetola as a birthday gift and when she dropped the shirt at my office, she never mentioned the designer and didn't tell me to tag anyone. ......thank you all and have a blessed day!"
Designer Blast Mercy Aigbe For Tagging Another Designer For a Job She Did
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Designer Blast Mercy Aigbe For Tagging Another Designer For a Job She Did

Designer, Phoonmy Afrika took to her Instagram to call out actress, Mercy Aigbe for showing off a dress she made for her and tagging another designer. Read what she wrote after the cut... "As someone who had worked behind the camera in the Nigerian Entertainment Industry popularly called Nollywood and now a Fashion Designer, I picked an interest in two Nollywood Stars @mercyaigbegentry and @jumokeodetola for two different reasons but as the Yoruba adage says: Isunmoni la nmo ise eni. On a closer look you get to know that these people are not what they portrayed. Jumoke Odetola in her case lived up to standard as we approached her to flaunt one of our designs on social media, she responsibly did as agreed an even advertised our company to a few friends while Mercy Aigbe on the other h...
Tekno And Tania Omotayo At The Launch Of Her Clothing Line [Pictures]
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Tekno And Tania Omotayo At The Launch Of Her Clothing Line [Pictures]

Nigeria music star, Tekno was on hand with another singer, Lola Rae as they provided support for ace model and fashion stylist, Tania Omotayo who launched her own clothing line, yesterday, Boxing day. The creative analyst and style star, who was also a long time girlfriend of international music export, Wizkid officially launched her Ziva Lagos collection at the “Cocktails & Shopping” event at Sao Cafe, Lekki Phase 1, Lagos. . According to singer Lola Rae, one of Tania’s closest friends, she “basically sold out everything in ONE DAY!”. A fan who was at the launch commended Tania; “The girl is hardworking, you have to give it to her. She has a 9-5 and is putting her popularity to good use with all the modeling and now her own clothing line. Congratulations!” . Tania also got...
Pre-Wedding Photos Of ADC To Chief Of Army Staff & Ali Modu Sheriff’s Daughter
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Pre-Wedding Photos Of ADC To Chief Of Army Staff & Ali Modu Sheriff’s Daughter

One of Northern Nigeria's most handsome and eligible bachelors, Ronnie Dankabo is about to get married! The groom-to-be who is in his early 30's has achieved quite a lot for himself. He is the ADC to Chief of Army Staff of Nigeria, Lieutenant General Tukur Yusuf Buratai and is a well respected Captain in the Nigerian Army. His bride-to-be Halima Sheriff is the daughter of former Borno State Governor, Ali Modu Sheriff. She is a Fashion Designer and a graduate of the Canadian University in Dubai. The couple will be getting married this December. See more pictures below:
Designer Tom Ford Refuses to Dress Melania Trump
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Designer Tom Ford Refuses to Dress Melania Trump

One of America’s most in-demand fashion designers has said he won't dress the next First Lady of the United States, because she's not his image and his clothes are too expensive for a First lady. Tom Ford joined a cohort of designers who have suggested they will not work with Melania Trump, despite the fact she used to be a fashion model. Mr Ford told hosts on US TV show the View: “I was asked to dress her quite a few years ago and I declined." "She's not necessarily my image," he added. When pressed, Mr Ford said he feels his clothes are "too expensive" for a first lady to wear, because a first lady has to be relatable to the US public. Tom Ford's designer wears were not 'too expensive' for the current first lady though. Michelle Obama wore a custom-made Tom Ford ivory even...
Actress Lizzy Anjorin Goes Inspirational
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Actress Lizzy Anjorin Goes Inspirational

Nollywood actress and fashion designer, Lizzy Anjorin took to social media earlier today to advice people to make good use of their time and work as hard as possible. "Ise logun ise..involving yourself in many business doesn't make u successful..copying pples busnss,job or life styles doesn't garrantte u will be exactly like dem..God sees our heart he blesses our hustle if only u don't obstruct pple on there lane..(wen frends called me jack of all trade I replied dem dat am a master of success)I started busns at age of 7. mama tout me how to save it in kolo (local save) I hardly eat cos I want to see the reflection of the money..I learn how to retain capital I learn how to do many business cos Moma told me make sure ur kolo (local save) don't empty #uarforevainmyheartmoma #ceo #peakmecl...
Yemi Alade Charts on Billboard’s “Next Big Soud”, Peaks at #5
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Yemi Alade Charts on Billboard’s “Next Big Soud”, Peaks at #5

Yemi Alade is making moves on the Billboard Chart! The "H.O.T" fashion designer, who just released the music video for her smash "Africa" featuring Sauti Sol has been charting on Billboard's "Next Big Sound" for 11 weeks and has peaked at the fifth position and is still charting. The Next Big Sound Chart shows the fastest accelerating artists, across all major social music sites, statistically predicted to achieve success, as measured by Next Big Sound. Yemi Alade was featured on Billboard's Reader's Favourite of 2015 in the past, but the award-winning singer is in action on the charts proper as the only African artiste fending off competition from Ella Eyre, Miles Krane and more. Yemi Alade is also set to release a new single titled "Want You", which is currently available o...