The beautiful city of Uyo is the perfect setting for the opening of a new chapter in the history of sports in Nigeria. Come tomorrow Nov. 7, the Governor of Akwa Ibom State, Godwin Akpabio, will lead the government and people of Akwa Ibom state in opening the Akwa Ibom International Stadium is nicknamed the Nest of Champions .....The truly amazing sporting edifice is an Olympic Sized stadium is a 30,000 capacity ultra modern complex that is already regarded as the best in the West African region and compared with South Africa's Soccer city. Continue below...
Thursday, 6 November 2014
Just weeks after being named an ambassador for Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), hip-hop artiste, Vector Tha Viper has acquired another endorsement deal with one of Nigeria’s biggest comfort brands, Vitafoam.
This happened at the headquarters of the company at Oba Akran Industrial Estate in Ikeja, Lagos.
Joining him in this new deal is one of Nigeria’s famous radio personality and talk show host, Tolu ‘Toolz Oniru alongside popular comedian, Bovi.
“Thank you Vitafoam for this, I am super excited to be an ambassador of this premium brand!” said Vector in the meeting with the Managing Director of Vitafoam Nigeria Plc.
Mr Joel Ajiga, Managing Director of Vitafoam said “Vitafoam is a 52 year old brand which has come a long way. We want to place Vitafoam as the crème de la crème brand in the heart of every family and Vector, Toolz and Bovi cut across 80 per cent of our market”.
Comedian Basketmouth and wife Elsie Okpocha are celebrating their 4th wedding anniversary today November 6th.
This was a beautiful message from his wife Elsie ...To my baby,my joy,my happiness...my blessing,my love,my life...thank u 4 makind my life beautiful...i love u baby n il love u 4eva,Happy 4th anniversary to us......Happy Anniversary to them!
Vogue Talents in collaboration with International Business Consortium Nigeria limited organisers of Africa's biggest model search and owners of Ecowas Fashion week and Africa International fashion week in partnership with Studio 24 launches "Scouting for Africa", sponsored by Access Bank PLC Nigeria together with Baileys. This is a new international scouting project aimed at emerging womenswear, menswear or accessories designers of African nationality (they have to be born in one the African continent countries, even if they are currently based elsewhere) or at designers of any nationality but based in Africa.
The profiles of the best designers will appear in Vogue Italia in 2015. One of the selected designers, besides, will have the opportunity of presenting their garments and accessories within the marvelous setting of Palazzo Morando, in Milan, a showcase of international scouting, in September 2015. During this special event, the chosen designers will be able to show their collections to journalists, buyers and designers.
The designers who will be picked will feature at Africa International fashion week coming up on the 2nd to the 5th of December 2014 with an award night by Baileys targeting women who have made their mark in in the African fashion industry.
To take part in the selection please submit by 5 December to the email address scoutingforafrica@Condenast. it the complete pictures of the last 2 collections, a resume and the following information:
Where do you live
Where do you produce
When was the brand created
Contacts: email address - phone (landline/mobile)
An essential and binding prerequisite: participants must be of African nationality or their brand be based in Africa.
the graphic we will use for the news could be also used from your side in order to promote the scouting. We will send you it asap.
JANUARY 2015: 1 double page on Vogue Italia will present the overview of the project
FEBRUARY 2015: 2 double page on Vogue Talents supplement will present the selected designers’ bio
Nicki is the cover girl for the December issue of V magazine she killed this shoot with sexiness..
famed photographer, Mario Testino