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It Came, It Saw & It was Fabulous! Sunday 4th August 2013 Marked the end of Africa Fashion Week London 2013 Sponsored by Glo



Africa Fashion Week London Sponsored by Glo - Bellanaija - August2013001It was glam, fabulous models and enthusiastic designers at the Africa Fashion Week London which took place at the Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane, Shoreditch.

Currently in its third year, the event saw big and emerging fashion names unveil their latest collections. The runway featured designs from countries like Nigeria, Ghana, South Africa, Congo, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Kenya and Morocco and also from Britain and the Caribbean.

The four-day event was rounded off with the African Arts and Fashion Banquet on Sunday 4th August 2013 at Dorchester Hotel, Park Lane, London. It was expected to create opportunities to foster partnerships with business communities globally, thereby creating jobs, generating wealth and eradicating poverty in Africa.

Globacom, sponsors of the event, stated that it was impressed with decision of the organizers to set up an endowment fund for talented student designers/artists and emerging designers/artists. It added that Globacom, being an indigenous African company, was committed to youth empowerment.

The company stated further that that it teamed up with the organizers of African Fashion Show London “towards celebrating our unique and diverse African cultural heritage through fashion” adding that it sponsored the event to help promote and sustain African fashion and cultural heritage.

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    August 15, 2013 at 7:18 pm

    Nice. Don’t really like their hairstyle though..

  2. Zero

    August 16, 2013 at 10:37 am

    Is dat it?

  3. chapatti

    August 16, 2013 at 10:54 am

    It was indeed fabulous. I enjoyed everypart of it. Africa is blessed

  4. nana

    August 16, 2013 at 11:08 am

    why does the ghanian lady always shine eye like that? tone it down hun

  5. Kumi

    August 16, 2013 at 1:22 pm

    Were is ronke ademiluyi in all of this . I thought th show was hers

  6. Karmen

    August 16, 2013 at 1:27 pm

    Didn’t still make sense to me…an African Fashion week in London…it’s like saying Paris Fashion week in NewYork. We have exotic places in Africa where this Fashion week could’ve been hosted too….just saying…

    • Ife

      August 17, 2013 at 12:07 am

      Lol @karmen if they had it in Africa,would you have appreciated it?

  7. Ife

    August 17, 2013 at 12:07 am

    Lol @karmen if they had it in Africa,would you have appreciated it?

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