Our fifth year is certainly a milestone worth celebrating!! This is why we intend to reach every state in Nigeria propagating the objectives and mission of African Fashion Week Nigeria and the impact African fashion has made worldwide.This year Africa Fashion Week Nigeria introduces 2018 state ambassadors who represent the various states in Nigeria and other African countries. They have been selected based on their experience in fashion, influence and passion for promoting African culture in their states. A key role our state ambassadors will play is to coordinate #AFWN2018 activities in their chosen states.
See the Ambassadors below
Eva Agun is a fashion blogger, digital marketer and brand influencer Instagram : @real.evaa
Triumph Moses is a model and first runner up Mr Nigeria International. He is also facilitator/Project Director for entertainment at Life Builders Consults Nationwide. He is Nigeria’s representative to the Mr Global Pageant 2018 Thailand, Asia. Instagram : @misternigeria Twitter : @triumph43
Chukwuma Igboeli is a Fashion Entrepreneur, Catwalk Coach and Model Scout. He is also the producer of Anambra Fashion Show and Awards. Instagram : @tsirchuks_
Rita Macdonald is a model, student and textile artist. She is currently studying textile designs at Niger Delta University in Bayelsa State. Instagram : @iamritamcdonald
Unoma Akiti is an actor and radio presenter with Trend 100.9FM Asaba.
She is also the producer of a poetry show, Poeticado. Instagram & Twitter : @Ommytrendfm
Barikat Garuba is a content manager and is passionate about fashion styling. Instagram : @_royaltie
Flora Nzenwa is a radio presenter with Urban FM Enugu. Instagram & Twitter : @phlora_polite
Ann Oti is a law student of Obafemi Awolowo University, fashion enthusiast and fashion writer.
Mr. Okanlawon Tijjani is the C.E.O of Onyx Modelz, a leading modeling agency in North West Nigeria. Popularly called Mr. Onyx, he is well known for his vast knowledge in Modeling academy teachings. Some of his celebrated journals are : “INTRODUCTION TO MODELING, MODELING ETHICS and INDIVIDUALISM“.
He is a trained professional photographer and started the first modeling agency in Zaria, Kaduna state in the year 2007 Instagram : @onyxmodelz
Ruth Mana is the creative director behind the fashion brand, dukes n’duchess which was driven by her passion for African fabrics. Instagram : @dukez_n_duchezz
Damilola Halima Hassan is a lawyer and the creative director behind the fashion brand – Lemaah Hassan. She has showcased her collections on several runways including African Fashion Week Nigeria 2017 and African Fashion Week Los Angeles 2017 Instagram : @leemahhassan_ Twitter : @dharmieH
Kiki Mordi is an On Air Personality at WFM 91.7 and Scream Awards OAP of the year 2016
She is a fashion enthusiast with a dynamic sense of style Instagram &Twitter : @kikimordi
Grace Ifeakam is a student, model and fashion designer based in Ogun State. Instagram : @graceychimmy
Violet Ejiata is a Law student at Obafemi Awolowo University and Beauty Queen (Miss Campus Osun 2017). She is also a presenter, compere, red carpet host and fashion model. Instagram : @violent_unofficial Twitter : @vee_unofficial
Oke Oluwapelumi is a student, speaker and blogger. Instagram : @tz_phelumy
Fidelis Usigbe is the CEO of Del Africa Fashion House. He has over eight years leadership training skills with various NGO’s, entrepreneurship training with Jos Business School, internship at the National Assembly. He has showcased his collection in various countries in Europe and Africa. Instagram : @delafricafashion