By Eric Elezuo Photos: Adekoya Adegbite
The Fashion Designers Association of Nigeria (FADAN) recently held an exclusive fashion week in Lagos.
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.
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.
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.
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.
There was also a runway session which featured signature styles of the above mentioned fashion greats in jewelleries, designs, styles and many others.