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Billionaire Instagram Sensation, Terry Waya, Throws Mother of All 60th Birthday Shindig 

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Billionaire and fashion connoisseur, Terry Waya is not just a super dandy, He has the financial war-chest and close contact with those who call the shot in the corridor of power to complement his status. The bloke with an incredible taste and thirst for urban fashion loves living the good life. He loves his wines exotic, outfit flashy and can fun from the Burj Khalifa in Dubai to the beach coast in Florida. He loves his automobile vintage and his champagne and wines exotic. He is a lover of the Versace brand, hence earned him the sobriquet as; ‘Versace man’ for his continuous patronage and promotion for the fashion imprint in Nigeria.

During his haydays, he was once a king within the social scene. He was well known for throwing A-list shindig, displaying allure, splendor and affluence. At a point, he took a brief hiatus from the social scene as his whereabout raised concerns from his fans and lovers. Some alleged that he was broke, a claim far from the truth. But sources averred that; he only took a much-needed break to re-strategize and re-launch. The socialite suddenly resurfaced after his son Kidd Waya was a contender on a popular reality TV show last year.

Ever since then, he has been a cynosure of all eyes displaying wealth and affluence on social media traveling on luxury planes and checking into 5 star hotels looking sharp and dapper.

As proof of his successful return to the social arena, he also did what he knows how to do best by throwing a very grand 60th birthday soiree from himself at a private location in Abuja, last Monday. The roll call at the birthday dinner was quite massive as top politicians, socialites, captains of industries gathered to share in his pot full of joy. The celebrant well decked in his regular Versace outfit wearing an endearing smile welcoming guests at his dinner. The birthday availed him to converge, friends of years, as they caught up with old memories. Among those who attended were; Speaker, House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamiala,  Senate Chief Whip, Senator Orji Uzor Kalu, Ex Delta State governor, James Ibori, Senator Dino Melaye and a host of others.

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Fashion Connoisseur, Toyin Lawani’s Takes Fashion Beyond Shores 

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Misunderstood is the best word that aptly describes fashion connoisseur and stylist, Toyin Lawani the head honcho of Tiannah Empire. Apart from many controversies hovering around her, she has a very endearing and affable personality for those that have had the opportunity to meet with her. Some say she is a creative weirdo but to her, doing things differently and getting a super satisfying result is what stands her out from the crowd. The multi-talented mother of two loves to live her life to the fullest not minding side talks or sheer criticism from naysayers. She believes life comes with freedom of expression and exploring many things. For her, fashion is the only way her innate ability can be projected. This has helped her stay afloat in the fashion business with impeccable and jaw-dropping designs with local and international clienteles to her credit.

While growing up, her formative years helped shape her to become a successful businesswoman and brand influencer. She is a workaholic and generous to a fault. Those close to her averred that one thing she loathes is the sight of anyone in distress; she is always ready to help without blinking an eye. With her fashion imprint, she has redefined the fashion business with lofty designs that is mind-blowing. One of her works that got many marveled at her creative prowess was an attire she created for actress Iyabo Ojo on her mother’s one-year remembrance soiree.

The well-knitted alluring tomatoes red beaded free-flowing gown created a conversation on social media. Many commended Toyin’s muse for bringing to life the unique design using African beads and patterns. It’s an infusion of African fashion with Western pop culture which makes it stand out. In the fashion business today in Nigeria, the light-skinned stylist is regarded a Queen. She has also gotten global recognition for placing African fashion on the world map by globalizing the local.

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AB Rollings Set To Launch And Open A Pop Up Store In London This Sunday

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Top fashionista, Abiodun Odukoya and his upscale fashion house A.B Rollings Clothiers is a fashion lover’s dream come true, because of ABR’s ability to uniquely combine fast and slow fashion together, under the same umbrella and with great ease and precision. The fashion house whose vision is always constant – to rule the world of fashion and provide the needs of fashion-savvy buddies – is at it again.

The fashion outfit which had its origin in the lively streets of Surulere,  Lagos, has come a long way since the heady days of the ’90s when it catered to the needs of fashion buffs in Lagos. The fashion house has grown into a recognized and the trusted brand now straddling three continents with flagship stores in Lagos and London.

With over two decades of experience, A.B Rollings which started from a one-stop store on Adelabu Street, in Surulere, Lagos many years ago has continued to meet the fashion needs of diverse clientele in Africa, Europe and America. The fashionpreneur, Abiodun Odukoya enthuses “at A.B Rollings there is something for everyone. We meet the needs of the young and the not so young, men and women, black and white and in all shapes and sizes”.

Word reaching us is that the fashion house is set to launch in London – to the general public – have gotten a nod of approval from a host of Nigeria and U.K’s finest connoisseurs of high end fine fashion.

A.B Rollings is set for the next phase of expansion as one of Africa’s finest, Obi Cubana is set to collaborate with the fashion house.

It would be recalled that a couple of weeks ago Obi Cubana, a Nigerian socialite stopped by at the A.B. Rollings Clothiers store in London, to buy some exclusive clothes and ordered for some personalized bespoke outfits.

Obi Cubana is so impressed with the brand that he is investing in it now and with a firm commitment to continue to work with the fashion house as he forays into the fashion business.

Come Sunday the 19th of December 2021, the clothing store is set to launch its Bespoke, Suits, Blazers, Footwear and accessories store on Brook Street, Mayfair London.

This event is an epoch-making one for a fashion house out of Lagos. Many celebrities and celebutantes are set to support their man ‘Biodun Oduoya, popularly known as “Father Rolling” as he and the fashion house he built glides smoothly into a new era of expansion across continents still with the undiminished vision to meet the fashion needs of all fashion lovers who choose A.B Rollings.

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Nollywood Sensation, Jaiye Kuti Becomes ‘HOPE By Kiki Okewale’ Brand Ambassador

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Seasoned Nollywood actress, Jaiye Kuti has just been announced as the new face of HOPE By Kiki Okewale, a thriving Lagos fashion brand. Jaiye, one of the most sought after in the Nollywood industry, who recently showcased as one of the brand ambassadors of a popular dairy product, has taken to her Instagram page to share the exciting news of her fresh endorsement deal with friends and fans.

Announcing the deal via her handle @jaiyeola_monje, the actress said: “It is with great pleasure that I introduce myself as the face of HOPE By Kiki Okewale @hopebykikiokewale Fashion Brand. I am absolutely thrilled to be associated with this fast-rising and leading performance fashion brand. My people, let’s show her how it’s done.”

Jaiye Kuti and Kiki Okewale

The HOPE Fashion Brand has 3 units —HOPE By Kiki Okewale for fabrics; KO Ready To Wear for party/evening and casual dresses and lastly, Bling By Kiki for jewelry, shoes and purses/clutch bags.

With nearly 2 million followers on Instagram, the swashbuckling accomplished thespian is expected to use her clout as a notable influencer to push all HOPE brands and help the brands connect with its customers on a more personal level.

As its brand ambassador, Jaiye is also expected to raise awareness for the HOPE new designs through activities like wearing its clothes, attending fashion shows, or through other promotions either in person or via social media.

Speaking on the deal, style icon and HOPE Brand CEO, Mrs. Kiki Okewale, said: “We are so excited to have my beautiful big sister, Jaiye Kuti on board as the face of our fast-growing fashion brand. By this relationship, we already feel the grace of God upon her life and it will be mutually beneficial.”

For the Ilaro, Ogun State-born crossover actress, she made her acting debut in 2002 via a TV series, ‘Laff Pattern’. She has gone to feature in several other full-length movies and hit soaps including ‘Everyday People’, ‘One Love’, ‘Face to Face’ and presently running series, ‘Borokini’.

Jaiye is also a producer and businesswoman. She is the Chief Executive Officer at Jaylex Aesthetic Production, a company that specializes in film, television, and video production.

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