FADAN Holds Glamorous Fashion Week in Lagos

Hajia Abba Folawiyo , Funmi Ajila Ladipo , Mrs. Shade Thomas - Fahm & Chief (Mrs.) Folorunsho Alakija

By Eric Elezuo                                                     Photos: Adekoya Adegbite

The Fashion Designers Association of Nigeria (FADAN) recently held an exclusive fashion week in Lagos.

(L-R) Lamiz Musallati , Ndudim Oge , Afeese Ologun Animashaun & Chief Williams Otabil

The classic event which took place at the highly rated Civic Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos, was an assemblage of the great fashion designers in the industry including Arewa Fashions, Modela, Biji Gudy Designs, Kujipa, Lewise Prime, Victor Bassey among others.

Funmi Ajila Ladipo , Princess Debo Odutola & Mrs. Grace Mark

The occasion was also used to present awards to deserving persons in the industry including the richest woman in Africa, Mrs. Folurunsho Alakija, Hajia Abba Folawiyo, Senator Florence Ita-Giwa, Mrs. Pat Agbakwu, Senator Babatunde Ojudu, Biscon Boss, Bisi Olatilo.

Mr. Yomi Badejo Okunsanya , Senator Babafemi Ojudu & Mr. Rufai Ladipo

In her remarks, the President of FADAN, Mrs. Funmi Ajila, eulogized the awardees as well as past presidents of the association, stressing that their efforts will continue to be appreciated.

Olori Wuraola Otiti Receiving her Award

During the event, which made available superlative and continent dishes and exquisite drinks for the friends, family and well wishers of FADAN who throng the venue, prolific stylist, Bobby, was honoured for his contribution to the growth of the beauty profession.

Princess Yetunde Onileere , Chief (Mrs.) Sena Anthony , Senator Daisy Danjuma & Mrs. Ireti Asemota

There was also a runway session which featured signature styles of the above mentioned fashion greats in jewelleries, designs, styles and many others.

Oyediji Christy , Adebomi , Ariyike & Funsho

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