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BN Red Carpet Fab: FAB Night Out 2010



The inaugural FAB Night Out – Fashion, Music and Awards event took place this past weekend on Sunday 5th of December 2010.
BN will be bringing you all the scoop on the runway fashion and who grabbed those FAB Awards tomorrow.
Today,we are focusing on the red carpet!

We were so excited by what we saw on the FAB ‘Black Carpet’ and this was for one major reason!
So many young stylistas and gentlemen were rocking pieces from young Nigerian designers. Many of these designers have not released their first official collections but did us proud on the FAB black carpet.
We spotted pieces by Babushka, Uyai, Wana Sambo, April by Kunbi, Iamisigo, Onyx & Pearl and Viv La Resistance and many more.

We spotted blogger Adaku Ufere ( in this grecian-inspired look by Babushka. Adaku totally ‘committed’ to the look – from the white draped maxi with its gold-sequined shoulder detail to her gold armband, flat slippers and centre-parted swept up hair. It could have looked ‘costumey’ but it worked!

Adaku Ufere

Adaku Ufere in Babushka



All through 2010,  Gideon Okeke has given us different iterations of the geek look. At the FAB event, Gideon brought it once again with his thick rimmed glasses, plaid bow tie and waistcoat paired with a pink shirt and maroon trousers. Gideon is a handsome lad and we love spotting him on the red carpet, however we hope Gideon will switch things up next year.

Gideon Okeke



Makida Moka in Uyai

Oreka Godis in April by Kunbi

Valerie Dawodu rocked this look from Lanre DaSilva-Ajayi’s Reflet de Lumiere collection for Vlisco which debuted at the AAIS fashion show in Abuja a few months ago. She paired the dress with a statement necklace, nude heels and voluminous curls! Eleanor Goodey looked pretty in a lace dress with a bold black bow belt paired with black accessories.

Eleanor Goodey & Valerie Dawodu (in LDA)

Love this look for Funke Obruthe! Honeycomb print shift dress from Jewel by Lisa’s new Global Minimalism collection. Love the shoe choice as well!

Funke Bucknor-Obruthe

Funke Bucknor-Obruthe in Jewel by Lisa

Eni Maya Lawani

Adaure Achumba

Rita Dominic

Designer Chichi Iyiegbuniwe always embraces individuality on the red carpet. She is never predictable. For the FAB event, Chichi chose to go for the bright and bold look. We love her multicoloured volumized  skirt with the large bow.

Chichi Iyiegbuniwe in Rouge Valleri Couture

Nana Kay

The last time we spotted young designer, Wana Sambo on the red carpet, it was at the House of Nwocha launch and she was rocking a red dress. Seems as though Miss Sambo loves the colour of passion as she  wore another floor-length red dress from her soon-to-be released label at the FAB event.

Wana Sambo in Wana Sambo

Gbemi Phillips

Designer Mo Alatise has a rebellious streak when it comes to fashion. For her label, Viv La Resistance, she always experiments with fabrics – for her FAB Night Out look, Mo rocked a purple lace dress. We love the tulip cut of the skirt.

Mo Alatise in Viv La Resistance

Adebayo Oke-Lawal in Onyx & Pearl

Tonye Faloughi

Ada Ogunkeye

Bubu Ogisi in Iamisigo

We see so many fashionistas going for the edgy look on the red carpet that it is sometimes refreshing to see something ‘simple and pretty’ – Ezinne Alfa‘s grey and black striped skirt paired with a black chiffon top and grey shoes topped off with pale pink lippy is the perfect girly chic look for the red carpet.

Ezinne Alfa

Lola Balogun in Motara Thomas

Michelle Dede in Grey

Tope Abiola

Kunle Afolayan

Toni Tones in Viv La Resistance

Ugonna Omeruo in House of Nwocha

Timi Dakolo

Fade Ogunro

Banke Meshida-Lawal in Ritaz

Cynthia Okpala-Mbanefo

Joke Saro‘s look is definitely not basic black! Her long sleeved shift dress paired with black platform heels  is simple yet chic. Her blue shoulder bag and smile brighten the look.

Joke Saro

Dayo Ephraim

DJ Jimmy Jatt

Linda Ikeji

Animal prints (done well!) always creates a sensation on the red carpet. Aisha Bello rocked an asymmetrical animal print dress yet kept it young and sassy by pairing it with playful accessories and a red pout.

Aisha Bello in Iamisigo

Omawumi (in Ejiro Amos-Tafiri) & Omoni Oboli

Kunbi Oyelese in April by Kunbi

Ezinne Chinkata

Tara Fela-Durotoye

Orire Omatsola in Re Bahia

Nicole Chukwueke in Obsidian

Adebola Williams & Isio Wanogho

Chichi Nwoko

Babajide (in Exclamations Couture) & Damilola Familusi (in Phunk Afrique) with Banky W

FAB & Sinem

Simi Osinubi

Photo Credit
Huge thanks to
Tyna Ezenma
Niyi Tabiti
Yemi Olowu
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  1. IamSassyChic

    December 10, 2010 at 12:42 pm

    They all look good, naija at its best!

    • prosper

      December 11, 2010 at 5:59 am

      Danm Nicole Chukwueke is absolutely gorgeous. I have a crush on her. Could u please help me connect to her? Somebody help pleeeeease. Nicole i would love it if u will contact me through my company eamil [email protected]. It will be dream come through for me. You are gorgeous and stunning. Also very refreshing in terms of your beauty and style. I cant wait to read from you. BELLA pls help me with her contact ok. thanx

    • Mimi Balz Balogun

      December 14, 2010 at 12:02 am

      You know what you’re doing. Where did you see G on her face? Not to even mention O-R-G-E-O-U-S. Respect yourself!

    • Temiloluwa Adebayo

      December 11, 2010 at 11:31 am

      I was going to comment on individuals but I’m overwhelmed. They all do look amazing!

    • gbemi

      December 13, 2010 at 9:51 am

      Temi, I am overwhelmed too oh! Lots of interesting looks. My fav is Mo’Cheddah. Different, edgy & age appropriate. She looks like she’s having fun. Methinks that’s so important 🙂

  2. Ready

    December 10, 2010 at 12:43 pm

    Many of the looks were interesting and while there are people who get big fat nos from me (lady with the brown wig, let’s use a mirror please), pretty all through.

    P.S. Does Bobo T have a deadline for turning in his articles? If not, can someone give him one? It’s 5:42 a.m. and I have no class. The only reason I’m up is my Friday issue from him…guy, do quick make I sleep o.

    • DUDU

      December 10, 2010 at 2:42 pm


  3. Stella

    December 10, 2010 at 12:48 pm

    Yay! Another red carpet event! Can’t wait to see d comments LOL.
    My girls Adaku, Eleanor and Valerie looking hot btw, I see you…

    • Somebody

      December 10, 2010 at 4:22 pm

      Sharrap there jo. Lol.

    • uzo

      December 16, 2010 at 2:19 pm

      yea adaku looks really lovely!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  4. ruby

    December 10, 2010 at 12:50 pm

    Nixe one…rita dominic..muahz gurl

  5. kenora

    December 10, 2010 at 12:51 pm

    beautiful ladies

  6. Emilayetorokan

    December 10, 2010 at 12:51 pm

    Gideon’s new year resolution should be to retire bowties and geeky glasses! E DON DO BIKO

    • Chipii

      December 11, 2010 at 9:34 pm

      D glasses sef no fine! LOL

  7. ochella

    December 10, 2010 at 12:52 pm

    Tara Durotoye looks good in the jump suit.
    Linda Ikeji-Nice legs.
    Cynthia Okpala Mbanefo-I like the dress but i think it would have been nicer without the straps.
    Ada Okunkeye-What’s on your head?
    Banke Meishada Lawal-??????????????????????????????
    Oreka Goodis-That dress was a little too short.
    Rita Dominic-Nice really nice
    Mo cheddah-I like even though i don’t exactly get it.


      December 11, 2010 at 5:36 am

      thats weird…i think rita dominic is looking totally OFF and mo’cheddah is on point. this is one of rita dominic’s worst red carpets, in my opinion. and she needs to do something about her hair, it just looks really bad. like she was shocked with electricity. gosh.

    • T_Glow

      December 12, 2010 at 5:58 pm

      totally agree!

  8. Ginika

    December 10, 2010 at 12:54 pm

    I would love to attend one of these events

  9. Boogie

    December 10, 2010 at 12:55 pm

    LMAO, ladies, ladies, ladies. Stop pouting all the time PLEASE. Not all of us look good doing it nowwwww. Smile never finish na

  10. semsii

    December 10, 2010 at 12:56 pm

    Amazinnnn outfitsss bt emmm rita dominics lace wig oooo!!haaa..aysha bello lukss luvlyyy..nycccc

  11. jennyglam

    December 10, 2010 at 12:57 pm

    Nice pixs,but timi dakolo and dj jimmy jatts,a no no.

  12. semsii

    December 10, 2010 at 12:57 pm

    oh yh i 4got 2 say!! FIRST!!!!!!loool

    • ochella

      December 10, 2010 at 1:09 pm

      more like 12th. lolzz but what does it matter as far as your comment is posted.

  13. mumyzee

    December 10, 2010 at 1:16 pm

    lovely Lovely outfits..naijerians kipin it real..but Ritas hair is a disaster sha….

  14. Butterfly

    December 10, 2010 at 1:22 pm

    I LOVE Grey! My best Nigerian designer right no. All the pieces are so simple and chic.

  15. Babs

    December 10, 2010 at 1:37 pm

    Adaku’s outfit looks like a modern piece from the set of an ancient Roman movie…..sits on her well too

  16. Peperempe

    December 10, 2010 at 1:37 pm

    The event looks nice and well attended, most people looked good. This is probably because they barred many Nollywood & Naija music “stars” from inflicting their poor taste on the event. Mocheddah is too fine and Orire is on point. She designs some good clothes that girl.

    Having said that, we have to call out Gideon “Kanye David-West” Okeke , Banke “Mama G in London” Meshida and Dayo “My size of cap no dey market” Ehpraim for bringing down the tone of the evening a bit.

    By the way, this “vintage” kinni neva reach? I mean I understand that “old” is “in” but that Ezinne Chinkata’s outfit looks like something my Aunty Warinma would have rocked for Umuada meetings in the 80’s!

    • ochella

      December 10, 2010 at 2:10 pm

      lol @ umuada outfit had to scroll back to look at it a second time.

    • missK!

      December 10, 2010 at 2:46 pm

      LOL! That Ezinne Chinkata’s outfit had me wondering the same o. Think she pushed the envelope waaay too far wt the vintage thing!

    • Chipii

      December 11, 2010 at 9:36 pm

      My dear! Ur comment about the vintage sturvz is tres fonii!!!!

  17. jay jay

    December 10, 2010 at 1:41 pm

    love the iamISIGO outfits that aisha and bubu wore simple but chic

  18. FabChick

    December 10, 2010 at 1:43 pm

    I saw Adaku at that Fab thing! Had no idea she was thirdworldprofashional. The dress looked much better in person sha, the back was really nice.

    Toni Tones looked beautiful too.

    Why does Nicole Chukwueke always wear this same sandals? At every single event? She looks beautiful and her clothes are always great, but babe needs to retire those sandals

    Girl in blonde abi brown fringe, change hair asap!

    • Ojuolape

      December 10, 2010 at 2:31 pm

      Does she look nice or not? Simple. No need to comment on her sandals & “how often she wears them”. It really does not matter if these are the same sandals she wears all the time, in fact I very much doubt that they are; in any case, not the issue at hand. Again… does she look nice or not? Yes she does. End of story.

    • ko-eazy!

      December 10, 2010 at 3:47 pm

      The color of the hair is not that off buh I have to agree it doesn’t suit her!

    • kosi pimples

      December 15, 2010 at 4:15 pm

      I second that. she needs to chill on them sandals now…camman!!!

  19. Claire Negbenebor

    December 10, 2010 at 1:47 pm

    Dress wey Oreka wear, no be blouse for meeting wey our mama dem dey go dat year?

    • Noni

      December 10, 2010 at 2:55 pm

      Hahahaha…that Oreka “dress” na August- meeting original!!!

  20. Hali

    December 10, 2010 at 1:52 pm

    Adaku Ufere – nice, but lose the arm band
    Sacha – perpetually going to the prom?
    Oreka Godis – ditto
    Rita Dominic – yawn…

    The Ok list –
    Funke Bucknor-Obruthe
    Chichi Nwoko – but looks like she’s about to get strangled…
    Tonye Faloughi
    Aisha Bello
    Linda Ikeji – pls lose the waistcoat
    Banke Meshida-Lawal – interesting, but i think the dress makes her look bigger
    Michelle Dede
    Bubu Ogisi

    Very nice –
    Nana Kay – <3
    Adebola Williams & Isio Wanogho
    Adebayo Oke-Lawal
    Simi Osinubi
    Lady with white top, grey skirt and 3/4 jacket
    Lady in blue dress with red bow trimming
    Orire Omatsola
    Ezinne Alfa
    Adaure Achumba
    Valerie Dawodu

    Omawunmi – *sigh*

    The NO list
    Lady in animal print with the brown/auburn/reddish brown? hair piece
    Nicole Chukwueke
    Ezinne Chinkata
    Kunbi Oyelese – too -ish
    Omoni Oboli
    Cynthia Okpala-Mbanefo
    Fade Ogunro
    Tope Abiola – lady, are you on your way to work?
    Lola Balogun
    Ada Ogunkeye – bad hair day?
    Mo Alatise
    Eni Maya Lawani – I know the 80's are back, but…
    Makida Moka

  21. Omogekofo

    December 10, 2010 at 2:02 pm

    Rita Dominic does IT 4 me… so on point.

    • nelly

      December 11, 2010 at 8:39 pm

      Rita look gr8…….keep it up

  22. yo

    December 10, 2010 at 2:03 pm

    Tope Frock n Rock…i see you looking good …mwaahhahhahaaxxxx

  23. Graceful

    December 10, 2010 at 2:24 pm

    lovely lovely lovely!!!

    can i have the contact for Babushka please….tnx

  24. Disbabe

    December 10, 2010 at 2:50 pm

    April by Kunbi very chic…I love LDA’s designs very elegant she is my fav next to JBL

  25. Miss ATL

    December 10, 2010 at 2:58 pm

    A- for this red carpet. Most of them looked really nice without being overdone.

  26. caachi

    December 10, 2010 at 3:05 pm

    ada ogunkeye pulezzzzzzzzzzzz.what is this?

  27. Lah

    December 10, 2010 at 3:17 pm


  28. Adenike!

    December 10, 2010 at 3:18 pm

    Shout out to my home girl Kunbi Oyelese;April by Kunbi…… you covered sis! *wink wink*

    • Seiko aka: "Mo sparkles"

      December 10, 2010 at 8:12 pm

      Girl u know Kunbi too!!! she had always been a Fashion guru since Uni dayz…Next big thing. watch this space.

  29. Nky

    December 10, 2010 at 3:29 pm

    Daks baby!! Always on point…looking like a caramel Grecian goddess… xxx

  30. herty

    December 10, 2010 at 3:39 pm

    bella you forgot to say TOPE ABIOLA in FnR all these people that will put applique on primark and h&m tops and automatically promote themselves to designers i tire oh

    • Tito

      December 10, 2010 at 10:15 pm

      Is there a rule against that?at least they are doing something are selling and making money!I

    • thembo

      December 10, 2010 at 11:14 pm

      am not against that,they just should NOT start calling them selves designers and showcasing COLLECTIONS

    • Tito

      December 11, 2010 at 2:47 pm

      Where did she call herself a designer?

  31. FCT

    December 10, 2010 at 3:44 pm

    is omawunmi preggers?

  32. thembo

    December 10, 2010 at 3:46 pm

    Fade Ogunro ——nice shoes the dress is a huge MISS
    Mo ‘alatise —- lovely
    GREY “Dede—– me likey too much.
    house of Nwocha = lovely,why dint she show case a number like this in her collection
    Ezine alfa,simple but lovely outfit
    ToniTones not doing it for me looks like unrefined aunty give me cake adult version

  33. Sparks

    December 10, 2010 at 3:57 pm

    Wow… Nigerian designers are really rocking it….lovely!
    Bella, is there a contact for all these wonderful naija designers u feature?

  34. The Bola

    December 10, 2010 at 4:12 pm

    I’m not sure how old Ezinne Chinkata is but that dress ages her, looks like one of those stage dresses from 30 years ago

  35. Skiido

    December 10, 2010 at 4:33 pm

    The ladies all looked fabulous just not sure what the following ladies are thinking…
    Ada Ogunkeye…I know you were reaching for eclectic but that didn’t work quite right…no coordination here
    Funke Bucknor Obruthe…nah…considering your shape, something a-line would have been more flattering. I have seen you pulled off long flowy a-line dresses

    Michelle Dede ‘s dress would have been uber hot if it were long…floor length.
    Toni Tones …one question for you girl…Why?
    Hahahahha..Banke Meshida Lawal…I expected so much better from you o…haba…whaddaheck?

    Omawunmi…that hair? Hahahhah

    Toyin Badeji…I don’t know …can’t put a finger on it…the dress is cute but maybe for the under 20 chics…just think you are too old for this. I prefer your flowy dress looks

    Nicole…my lovely chickito…we need to wean you off those shoes and that same weave,,ogini

    • nae-nae

      December 13, 2010 at 2:47 pm

      my God..nicole should free that hair ahahn or get it washed and curled.
      Ezinne alfa and michelle dede….GORGE!!!

  36. Anya

    December 10, 2010 at 5:34 pm

    love that dress on chichi nwoko! gorgeous colour and flatters her figure!

    kunbi oyelese looks good in that velvet/akpoche dress. It may have been more flattering on someone with a fuller chest. still fab sha.

    this nicole chukwueke is everywhere! I like her height and she has gorgeous prominent facial features.

    ugonna omeruo is rocking those pink pumps well. get it girl, looking hot!

    toni tones is definitely rocking that low-back, it’s a great mix of naughty & nice!

    lola balogun has gorgeous skin!! damn gurl, smooth like butter!

    aisha bello is wearing that leopard! I thought leopard was an accent print not a full out outfit, but she wears it well.

    omawunmi needs to go home! I don’t care what she’s wearing.

    tonye falughi is sooo pretty!

    ene lawani, nice eyes.

    ezinne alfa has gorgeous skin. Cute skirt! And is she biracial?

    oreka godis is rocking a gorgeous dress. Although, it’s a little too shirt, but still pretty.

    adaku looks divine! a la cleopatra about to have brunch with ceasar.

    • chika Oduah

      December 13, 2010 at 4:08 pm

      how does it matter if alfa is biracial???

    • somto Chi

      December 13, 2010 at 9:02 pm

      and what is it to you if a person asks about another’s physical features? abeg commot here jare. see question.

  37. Oce:)

    December 10, 2010 at 6:24 pm

    please hu is dis ezinne alfa?? n wat state is she from??

  38. French Paris aaliyah

    December 10, 2010 at 6:35 pm

    generally ok but y r some pple in sandals?was it a casual outing?or did they think they were going behind their houses if ur legs hurt then dont go for such outing.
    Rita rocksssssssssssssssssssssssssss

  39. Elle W

    December 10, 2010 at 7:19 pm

    Tara looks like a carpenter’s apprentice in that black jumpsuit
    Love Ezinne Alfa’s look—–go #SHopMeoki!!!!
    Love IamIsigo’s outfits…tres chic…tres fab
    Whoop Whooop Go SImi 🙂 🙂

    Contact for Babushka—[email protected]

  40. samson

    December 10, 2010 at 7:22 pm

    our girls ROCK!!!!

  41. Sara

    December 10, 2010 at 7:54 pm

    Don’t like mo alatise’s look, don’t like ezinnes dress, loved Nicole’s skirt and toni Tones Looks gorgeous

  42. msdiva

    December 10, 2010 at 7:57 pm

    Yey!! I like being a fashion police. The following people should be FINED!
    Gideon Okeke – horrible suit altogether, Makida Moka- just looks wrong
    Oreka Godis – too short, I don’t think puffy sleves suit her.
    Rita Dominic – It’s like every time I see her she is always looking wrong, she catches my eye with her horrible weave. She needs to step up her game.
    Gbemi Phillips – love her hair, but the dress is too short, if it was longer it would look better.
    Ada Ogunkeye – clearly some people don’t know how to dress for an AWARDS event. The green headscarf did not
    People who stood out in a GOOD way for me are Valerie Dawodu and Mo cheddah, looked FAB!!

  43. Seiko aka: "Mo sparkles"

    December 10, 2010 at 8:08 pm

    Kunbi darling… If i could pull a dress off, i would def be in that. Looks flawless.. love her. and Wana’s look Haute.

  44. itk

    December 10, 2010 at 8:12 pm

    ezinne is a girl… hehe.. she went to QC, not sure if she’s biracial sha, she may just be “igbo-yellow”
    i love her get-up sha.
    banke meshida is fining up these days o!

    LOOOVVVEEEE ORIRE!!!! 3 gbosa for you! i want one of ur dresses!
    i see u bugbemi… 😉

    maan, that Tonye is 3 fine!

  45. linda

    December 10, 2010 at 8:22 pm

    I LOVE Nicole’s outfit. And wow.. this person complaining about nicole in the same weave. 1) And so? 2) Are you smart?? It should have occurred to you that events happen QUITE FREQUENTLY. So tell me whether she is meant to change her weave every week. You must be a special person. Abeg Nicole rock on joh!

  46. Fego

    December 10, 2010 at 9:02 pm


  47. Spotted!!!!

    December 10, 2010 at 10:38 pm

    Primark spotted!!!!!! That Ezinne Alfa’s skirt is primarni o. she definitely took a rish by rocking it on the red carpet but i guessed she KINDA rocked it well…..

    • Spotted!!!!

      December 11, 2010 at 12:38 am


    • Kechi

      December 11, 2010 at 2:18 am

      olodo….you have been spotted!!!! You cannot even spell. How would you know the skirt’s from Primark if you do not shop or visit the store yourself? The skirt fulfills its purpose of covering her nakedness, how does it affect u? Empty vessel.

    • chi

      December 17, 2010 at 9:27 am

      what if it’s primark? dont get your point. sometimes you see stars like Madonna rock topshop and H & M. It’s either nice or not. but you know the most interseting thing i want to know, how did you know it’s primark? you most shop there!!!!

  48. Oby

    December 10, 2010 at 10:50 pm

    Ezinne Alfa ♡

  49. willowstan

    December 11, 2010 at 12:21 am

    So I was at the fab thingu, and I did my full scoping, some pictures don’t do some people justice sn some people look better than they did at the event because na foto. I shall begin.
    Eni Lawani looked quite wrong on the day

    Makida moka’s dress was a big 0/10
    Oreka goodie that dress no, it looked like a curtain or something and u could tell she was uncomfortable in it, she kept pulling down, girl you should never hae worn that awful frockm

  50. emi na

    December 11, 2010 at 12:24 am

    Wow!! Enuff correct people!! I wish I was there :-(,I heard it was so much fun and plenti people were tweeting abt itz fabness . Bella Naija,thanx for the pix. I trust u to have the most correct of all the collections of pictures! Pls can we have pix of the fashun show, I heard the outfits were toooo bad!!! Weldone Fab Magazine crew u are setting a good standard, doing so much and u aren’t a year yet. E ku ise o!! Pls invite me next tym so bella can feature me on her site!

  51. Jiddah

    December 11, 2010 at 12:30 am

    Gbammm!!! its high time someone told him.

  52. willowstan

    December 11, 2010 at 12:30 am

    Rita dominic was the worst offender that night, her whole head was gelled down and whe wore a white suit with hots pants….camaaaaaannnn!!! She was kidding with that out fit surely.
    Wana sambo no comment but not good.
    Ada ogunkeye we are now in 2010 not 1997, the whole get up WRONG, haven’t seen one of those bracelets or ‘armlets’ since the nineties
    Ezinne I usually like but she failed woefully on this account. That dress- no
    Tope abiola, I know you were tryin to promote your tshirt but sorry. Your out was wrong!!! You looked liked you were going to the hair salon after work.
    Isio’s dress was worst offender no.2n it doesn’t look so bad in the pic, but trust me in real life that dress was really awful, it is beyond me how she could have opted for it

  53. willowstan

    December 11, 2010 at 12:38 am

    Now onto the real winners of the night, for me t’was Toni Tones, her dress was beautiful. This picture does it no justice, there should have been a pic of front and back, she was best dressed for me,
    No.2 was Tonye Falogbui, she looked lovely, only wished she had worn some heels
    Ezinne (the yellow one) kept it nice simple and lovely
    Gbemi phillips looked better in real life as well, Nana kay looked nice and Adaure didn’t look bad at all.

    • Jenifa

      December 11, 2010 at 10:45 pm

      Lmao…you are obviously Toni Tones cos errr, you are the same person singing her praises all over the place in that french maid uniform she has own. Give her a dusting brush and an apron and whooomp!she can clean the whole venue

  54. q

    December 11, 2010 at 12:48 am

    Ore Aunty Nicole,no be her weave dem Tasi,na the weave wey one aunty wear wey brown in color oo!!
    Aunty Nicole error be say she don wear that Sandal kpa,haba & the leg poses are synonymous wt d sandals,that is why we noticed.BN,that’s on you.Next time u see her wear dem,pls crop d pic hehehehe(That way we suspect her without having to comment).

  55. chicanita

    December 11, 2010 at 1:29 am

    Oreka should have just tied wrapper to complete d look…lol
    Generally, nice outfits

  56. fashionista

    December 11, 2010 at 2:45 am

    Hmmn Makida’s dress, definitely out of the norm but I fink she wears it well n is one of the few that have the youthful vibrant look on the ‘black carpet’

  57. mariam

    December 11, 2010 at 2:50 am

    Love wat nigerians are doing with fashion. Fashion is what looks gud n feels gud 4 me. So my top looks are Wana Sambo, Michelle Dede, Ezinne Alfa…I fink Makida Mokas look is totally age appropiate, rather have her in that dan any drab dress for her simple 18 yrs

  58. sam

    December 11, 2010 at 3:06 am

    Where are the guys n I surely don’t mean Gideon. Shout out 2 all d yellow girls on d black carpet Ene, Rita, Ezinne Alfa gimme a call, Makida Moka me a feelin u, sinem n nicole!

    • Tito

      December 11, 2010 at 2:49 pm

      Shout out to all the yellow girls??????SMH

  59. Nice Anon

    December 11, 2010 at 4:25 am

    That chic rocked that House of Nwocha dress real good


    December 11, 2010 at 5:51 am

    i feel like im the only person that feels rita dominic was a BIG NO! WRONG ON SO MANY LEVELS! especially the hair weave, its starting to annoy me.
    ezinne alfa looks cute. something about her seems tall and slim, very model-like. I LIKE.
    mo’cheddah….LOVE IT! cute like her soundcity awards dress, loved that one too.
    nicole chukwueke…the sandals killed it! people ruin good outfits with bad shoes.
    Tara Fela-Durotoye…she has a makeup line or something like that, right? because ive never seen her do a good job at promoting it. her makeup is always blah, or here, it looks like she isnt wearing any at all.
    Linda Ikeji could lose the vest. it would take her from a 5.5 to a 7.5
    Omoni Oboli…TOO MUCH MAKE UP MY DEAR! less is more.
    but i do believe a lot of these people look better in person, its probably just the camera being used or the lighting or SOMETHING.
    one thing i will commend these people on is…THE GREAT SUPPORT OF OUR NIGERIAN/AFRICAN DESIGNERS! i love how most people that are rocking designer are rocking Nigerian fashion designers. that means something, and i really love it.

  61. NNENNE

    December 11, 2010 at 6:04 am

    Nice pictures.Nigerian designers got me .This is just the beginning. Great things are not yet here. Those ladies rocking African prints are fab.

  62. Dee

    December 11, 2010 at 8:21 am

    Absolutely loving Re Bahia. Minimal chic at it’s best
    I love the Babuska dress as well.

  63. Gretel

    December 11, 2010 at 8:49 am

    RITA??????I’m scared.

  64. Kilonsparkles

    December 11, 2010 at 10:00 am

    Ezinne Chinkata…Glamour Girls was shot in 1992. Let’s leave that dress there. Thanks.

    • Noni

      December 11, 2010 at 12:44 pm

      Hahahahhahaha..LWKMD! Even the hair looks like something from 1992. Gloria Anozie killed this dress in that movie sha. But seriously was she on acid when she wore this mess?

    • Jenifa

      December 11, 2010 at 10:43 pm

      Lmao….Kilonsparkles you have issues….

  65. dontbother

    December 11, 2010 at 10:31 am

    Seems it seems like I’m the only one that sees it, well, I’ll say it then…how come EVERYONE in this country is now a designer?!??! most people here are waering clothes designed by either themselves or their friends, and honestly i dont see anything special in these clothes, so can people please move on and get real jobs?!?

    • Skiido

      December 11, 2010 at 4:49 pm

      @ dontbother, no be only you. i noticed it too that every moving chic has a design lable. in fact you my dear, that shirt you are wearing is designed by me “house of Skiido”…hahhahah

  66. laila

    December 11, 2010 at 10:36 am

    Wow! Did anyone see the gorgeous dress on Makida ? Love the pattern, color everything. You go girl!!!

    • Noni

      December 11, 2010 at 12:42 pm

      I’m sure you’re the designer. That dress is an eyesore!!!

  67. hey

    December 11, 2010 at 10:58 am

    pls i need kunbi’s (April) contact…anybody…thank you.

  68. BayBayBags

    December 11, 2010 at 3:51 pm


  69. Spotted!!!!

    December 11, 2010 at 10:33 pm

    lmaoooooooooo @ this Kechi person taking Panadol for another persons headache! your statement makes no sense at all. at no point did i say i don’t visit or shop at primark! As for the spelling mistake, if your eyes served its purpose well, you would see that I corrected myself! And because an item of clothing ‘fulfils it purpose’ by covering her ‘nakedness’, that somehow makes it hot? i think not! please think before you type!

  70. Jenifa

    December 11, 2010 at 10:42 pm

    ok was this a costume show? Not sure why Toni Tones will dress like a french maid to a red carpet event…fashion gone wrong in Lagos

  71. RANDOM

    December 11, 2010 at 11:53 pm

    there are sooo many designers out of nigeria now, new names everyday

  72. deedoubleu

    December 12, 2010 at 4:21 pm

    Ezinne is an igbo girl and no she ain’t bi racial and Ms. kechi what was wrong with what spotted said… *or are you vexxed that she spotted a pri-mark skirt or are you a friend of the babe, calm down jare….there’s nothing wrong with wearing a primark skirt am sure you also shop there as well, she wrote that she rocked it! finiti…Meanwhile Nicole Chukwueke in Obsidian, looking nice…… Ada Ogunkeye, wharrido now, tryna look like our neo-soul sisters… but it ain’t working.. Try again as for Wana Sambo.. please babes, you need a make up artist… love your dress, but your make up, no sister it ain’t working..

  73. Riya

    December 12, 2010 at 8:32 pm

    RT if you think Adaure nailed it. We are not on Twitter but still RT 🙂

  74. TRINAH

    December 12, 2010 at 10:43 pm


  75. blogger510

    December 12, 2010 at 10:54 pm

    Liked Adaure, Toni Tones, Nicole, MOcheddah. The rest were just ok

  76. Show some love

    December 13, 2010 at 8:52 am

    @Spotted. So when has it been a crime to shop at Primark????? Ezinne rock that skirt abeg, we all shop at Primark

  77. valentine blacksmith

    December 13, 2010 at 1:14 pm

    MAkida ,Sasha without the corsage n Eni Maya re my favoryts….overall,likey likey likey

  78. Stunning

    December 13, 2010 at 9:05 pm

    Why is everybody screaming about Mocheddah’s dress! It’s an absolute HEck NO for me!
    Rita looked lovely
    BAnke MEshida – good Gawd! What on earth possessed her to wear dat.?
    Omoni was a no no for me
    As for d lady with the turban on her head…..God dey o!
    Overall, epic fail except for Rita!

    P:s I don’t see the hype about this KUnbi chick’s designz……from what I’ve seen so far, I wouldn’t buy her dresses.

  79. bugo

    December 14, 2010 at 12:40 am

    adaku rocked that Babushka dress!gorgeous, just gorgeous!!!
    valerie dawodu, i’m loving that LDA on you!you look really stunning!!
    Nigerian designers are really making great stuff! i want, i want!

  80. Divasum1

    December 14, 2010 at 11:53 am

    you would have thought that since Ezinne Chinkata is a stylist & all, she would have known better than to wear that dress, which by the way looks horrid on her….Ahh well, duess she dressed in a hurry.

  81. TazaCreations

    December 14, 2010 at 9:34 pm

    Wow, these ladies look fabulous!

  82. olori

    December 16, 2010 at 8:42 am

    Pls I want 2 ask, what is wrong wit shopping or wearing primark? Don’t get what nigerians have against d brand.

  83. chi

    December 17, 2010 at 10:04 am

    Ezinne Chinkata is wearing Grandma Flo’s cast offs!

  84. MissPrada

    December 18, 2010 at 7:32 pm

    I like all the April by Kunbi dresses! She’s a great designer 😀 I also like Re Bahia!xx

  85. Sheila

    December 19, 2010 at 7:52 am

    Emi na, I’m with you. This is great. Some other ladies should note that Nigeria is a third world country. If people can afford YSL, great but if they wear Primark or the same shoes and same weave that’s ok too. If Cheryl Cole repeats outfits, who are we? And who is this Nicole girl? I’ve been reading bad things about her so she must be doing something right.

  86. younotry

    December 19, 2010 at 1:28 pm

    check out our fashion police blog


    December 20, 2010 at 1:22 am

    I still remember the first time I held a copy of FAB Magazine and last week when I saw this event on NN24 channel I was quite impressed with how well put together it was…FAB, keep doing us proud! We have your back!

  88. iya

    December 20, 2010 at 9:41 pm

    Nana Kay rocking french connection! Saw it today on sale 🙂

  89. chinelo

    December 21, 2010 at 2:58 pm

    adaku u look fabulous

  90. Tiki

    December 27, 2010 at 3:02 pm

    Rita Dominic, don’t you have any close friends who could have advised you otherwise? On a good note, I LOOOOOOVE what Omawumi does to that dress!Linda Ikeji, Toni Tones and Nana Kay also get major points in my book for simple chic-with-a-twist.
    oh, and BTW, Merry Christmas, BN!

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