Meet Lead Mentor Titi Fowora, Judges & Contestants as RedTV presents Interiors by Design – Nigeria’s 1st Interior Design Reality TV Show

JUDGES & HOST copyRedTV is set to bring you Nigeria’s first Interior Design reality competition – Interiors by Design.

Launched on December 18, 2015, RedTV is an online TV channel designed to inspire and entertain the African youth today, the revolutionary concept is powered by UBA‎.

RED TV LOGOInteriors by Design will pit 15 aspiring interior designers against each other in a quest to be the winner of the competition. In the first season the designers go head to head to see who truly is the most talented. Each week the winning and losing contestants will be selected by a highly esteemed panel of judges. The show is produced by Glam Networks.

Who are the judges?

Titilope Fowora – Lead Judge and Mentor
FOWORA Titilope (LEAD JUDGE&MENTOR) copyShe is the glamorous Lead Interior Designer with Inu Design Ltd and the principal host and mentor on Interiors by Design. A veteran in the industry and one of the pioneers of the design practitioner renaissance currently emerging across Africa, she brings over a decade of experience, with commissions across the globe.

Extremely proud of both her cultural heritage and the potential of the youth in Nigeria, Inu Design is headquartered in Lagos where the business has been at the vanguard of the industry, providing creative solutions for an eclectic clientele. Keen to share her knowledge, Titi heads the committee of Continuous Professional Development Programmes at the Interior Designers Association of Nigeria of which she is also a member.

Titi is the holder of a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from The University of Kent at Canterbury as well as a full Interior Design Diploma from The Design School, London. She also sits on the board of AFPCM, a construction management company with over 35 years of design and project management experience. Prior to her career in interior design she worked in finance, specialising in English corporation tax. It is this winning combination of industry expertise and business acumen that makes her the consummate host for the show.

Osaru Alile – Judge
ALILE Osayi (JUDGE) copyShe holds a BFA in Interior Design from Fashion Institute of Technology in NYC – while in school she worked as a design assistant with studioLUXE learning the ropes of the professional world and thereafter as an Interior designer with CetraRuddy Architects, also in NYC.

On leaving CetraRuddy, She co-founded Caxton Alile Design and CC Interiors Limited and has since successfully worked on numerous creative projects in the UK, USA and here, in Nigeria. CC Interiors has since been recognized as an award-winning firm whose main focus is in Interior Architecture and Design Consultation for Residential, Commercial and Hospitality spaces. Osaru acts as a GLOBAL SHAPER in the Lagos Hub of the World Economic Forum (WEF), she was selected in 2014 as a Vital Voices GROW Fellow and sits as the committee chair for education, Interior Design Association of Nigeria (IDAN).

She is very passionate about creativity, entrepreneurship, education and the empowering of Nigerian Youths “I believe it is important to support Young Entrepreneurs in Nigeria because we face hurdles which are unique our nation and can potentially stunt organic business growth, We must be equipped with the knowledge & confidence to see bold ideas through!”

Each week there will be a different guest judge from the various fields of interior design.

Akinola Fafowora – The Host
Akinlola Fafowora (HOST) copyAkinola is fast becoming an emerging talent in the entertainment industry, he will be the host of the series, giving us insight to tensions between the contestants.

The Contestants

ABODERIN Olalekan, University of Lagos, Architecture

ABODERIN Olalekan, University of Lagos, Architecture

AKPOGHENE Ese, Covenant University, Architecture

AKPOGHENE Ese, Covenant University, Architecture

BABALOLA Seun, Covenant University, Architecture

BABALOLA Seun, Covenant University, Architecture

CHINWUBA Oluchi, Anambra State University, Accounting

CHINWUBA Oluchi, Anambra State University, Accounting

CHUKWU Vivian, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Architecture

CHUKWU Vivian, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Architecture

IJEOMA Matilda, Lagos State University, International Relations

IJEOMA Matilda, Lagos State University, International Relations

MOHAMMED Ummi, University Of Lagos, Urban&Regional Planning

MOHAMMED Ummi, University Of Lagos, Urban&Regional Planning

OLADEJI Folarin, Ogun State Polytechnic, Town&Regional Planning

OLADEJI Folarin, Ogun State Polytechnic, Town&Regional Planning

OLANIPEKUN Tayo, Olabisi Onabanjo University, Architecture

OLANIPEKUN Tayo, Olabisi Onabanjo University, Architecture

Olanrewaju Shem Oseni, University Of Lagos,Architecture

Olanrewaju Shem Oseni, University Of Lagos,Architecture

OLAWORE Ifeoluwa, Covenant University, Estate Management

OLAWORE Ifeoluwa, Covenant University, Estate Management

OSUNSANYA Olutayo, University Of Ilorin, Mechanical Engineering

OSUNSANYA Olutayo, University Of Ilorin, Mechanical Engineering

TIJANI Ohunene Zainab, University of Abuja,Mathematics

TIJANI Ohunene Zainab, University of Abuja,Mathematics

Ukpe Mfon JAmes, Federal University Otueke, Political Science

Ukpe Mfon JAmes, Federal University Otueke, Political Science

Please join Interiors by Design on RedTV as the contestants endure a series of design challenges meant to separate the wheat from the chaff and leave you with one incredibly talented winner!

26 Comments on Meet Lead Mentor Titi Fowora, Judges & Contestants as RedTV presents Interiors by Design – Nigeria’s 1st Interior Design Reality TV Show
  • kemi January 14, 2016 at 10:00 am

    WOW! this looks so interesting and everyone looks super stylish

    • Nkechi January 14, 2016 at 2:44 pm

      So cool. This is what I call youths being properly engaged and productive.

  • Tomiwa January 14, 2016 at 10:19 am

    This looks awesome and juicy! I can’t wait to see this

  • Nosa January 14, 2016 at 11:18 am

    Niceee!!! I love this!

  • Tt January 14, 2016 at 12:17 pm

    Absolutely loving these pictures!
    I am hoping the content would be as good as the pics above

  • Lanre January 14, 2016 at 1:25 pm

    Please please when is it showing ?

  • Lanre January 14, 2016 at 1:26 pm

    Finally! something different, really looking forward to this.
    Well Done Red TV.

  • tunde January 14, 2016 at 1:27 pm

    finally! something for us interior lovers.

  • Chi January 14, 2016 at 1:28 pm

    Mr Faf!!!!! I see you

    This show looks promising. My money is on Mr Oladeji 😉

  • Ned January 14, 2016 at 1:32 pm

    Well done Red Tv for being inventive. I hope the show will be as eye popping as these pictures.

  • Jason January 14, 2016 at 1:34 pm

    Something different, can’t wait to see

  • tilda tilda January 14, 2016 at 2:14 pm

    Excited y’all!!!! Excited about the show

  • Temi January 14, 2016 at 2:42 pm

    Okay now this is interesting! They look so good and promising.

  • Buki January 14, 2016 at 3:22 pm

    Beautiful. Wonderful innovation. Can’t wait to see the whole package.

  • Laykon January 14, 2016 at 3:47 pm

    Go Tayo! We are behind you

  • Ammi January 14, 2016 at 4:56 pm

    #TeamUmmi!!!…whoop whoop!!!

  • Shola January 14, 2016 at 8:12 pm

    Ummi for the win! Whoop!!!!

  • .saying January 15, 2016 at 4:28 am

    A preview would have nailed it.

  • Mariam Dosunmu January 15, 2016 at 8:54 am

    Take your position Zainab. The top is where you belong. Go girl!

  • INTENSE January 15, 2016 at 1:03 pm

    youtube.com/channel/UCmaJwjJJkzMttK8L79g_8zA

    I have subscribed already what are you waiting for?

    • kAy January 17, 2016 at 3:38 pm

      How did u subscribe. The link u Pasted doesn’t exist.

  • Yusuf January 16, 2016 at 1:39 pm

    Great job Ife, your already looking like the winner

  • Olive January 17, 2016 at 8:02 pm

    All those days of working as late as 9:00PM. It’s time to prove that you haven’t been playing around.
    #Seun ?

  • Ogechukwu January 17, 2016 at 10:02 pm

    Nice and different.
    #TeamSeun

  • kenok January 18, 2016 at 2:56 am

    #TeamSeun- Very innovative horizon explored here. An eye opening, discovery experience guaranteed because it’s very original, as Every Nigerian knows it’s possible to own their own Building bearing their own footprint. Fans will be inspired to ELABORATE and APPLY.
    Dream Project – Let your mind run – dare to Dream Reality

  • erezi January 26, 2016 at 9:20 pm

    Do os proud Tayo…Rooting for. you.Well done RedTv

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