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Fifty, Faithful & Fantastic! Chief Mobolaji Momodu's Spectacular 50th Birthday Bash In Lagos

It was celebration galore for the household of the Publisher of Ovation International Magazine, Chief Dele Momodu as family and friends gathered together at Civic Center, Victoria Island, Lagos on the 24th of December 2017 to celebrate his adorable wife,Chief Mobolaji Momodu's 50th Birthday . FashionIdol blog brings to you exclusive photos from the event....

Miss Nigeria 2017 : Adamawa's Mildred Peace Ehiguese Wins , See Red Carpet Glam & Many More

A new Queen was crowned last night, after a splendid beauty contest which featured women from different parts of the country, displaying beauty and talent.

Unforgettable Moments From the 10th Edition of Ovation Red Carol

Ovation Red Carol 2017 which was held at the popular Eko Hotels and suites,Victoria Island, Lagos on the 17th December 2017 has come and gone but the memories remain forever.

Sudanese Model Dubbed “Queen of the Dark” Refuses $10,000 Offer To Bleach Her Skin

Meet Sudanese model Nyakim Gatwech who was bullied for her dark skin growing up, but now she’s become an international sensation thanks to her stunning look and teachings about self-love.

Chic And Classy Ankara Styles Every Fashionista Is Wearing This Season

If for anything, this year alone showed us how stylish the Ankara fabric  can be!

Viral Headwrapped Shoot Looks At The Law That Prevented Black Women From Displaying Their Afro 1786

Get ready because these images are going viral and if you haven’t seen them then get ready to.

Fashion Shoot : Check Out These Amazing Images Of Young Afro Hair Girl Inspired By The Baroque Era

This photo series by CreativeSoul was inspired by natural hair, black girls and the baroque era.

Funeral Service For Late Prominent Hotelier, Aare Francis Odutola Odunuga JP In Lagos

The funeral ceremony of one of Nigeria's  notable hoteliers , Aare Francis Odutola Odunuga was held at the St. John's Anglican Church, Iju Ishaga , Agege on the 1st of December 2017.

Switch Your Style Up In These Fabulous Kimono Jackets

Kimon Jacket at the trending stuff this days as they are one piece of clothing you can both slay to work or any social outing.

Fashion Shoot : See This Inspiring Editorial Reliving Anti Colonial Queen, Mekatilili From Kenya

Two photographers, Rich Allela and Kureng Dapel, show us how in a series of images in a project titled “African Queens.”

Tasteful Ankara Styles In The City This Season

With Ankara fabric, the possibilities are endless, here at FashionIdol we will like to inspire you with these collection of wonder. Check out the latest and chic styles in town right now....

#BAAD2017: Scintillating Photos From Adesua Etomi & Banky W’s Traditional Wedding

Celebrity couple Adesua Etomi and Banky Wellington tied the knot according to their tradition and we are here to take you through it.

Photos: Magic Moments At The 2017 Glamour Women Of The Year Awards

The Glamour women of the year award is hosted by Glamour magazine every year to hand out different awards to honor extraordinary and inspirational women from a variety of fields, including entertainment, business, sports, music, science, medicine, education and politics and this year’s was no exception.

Chic Ankara Styles For The Classy Women

Looking good is good business and you must remember also to dress the way you want to be addressed.

AFRIMA 2017 : Seyi Shay Falls On Stage, Accuses The Devil (Video)

The Africa Music Awards, AFRIMA, holding in Lagos Nigeria may have been successful, but may not have left a found memory for Nigerian female artist, Seyi Shay who fell on stage while performing her latest Yolo Yolo song.

The “Fargin Video” By Teni Is Out! Watch Here!

Fargin is a slang which means virgin. Teniola Apata is an up and coming artist who has been using social media to get her talent across to the world.

Tbt Fashion Shoot : Lost By Apagnawen Annankra

Photographer: Apagnawen Annankra (Apag Studios)
Director: Nana Tamakloe
Styling: Nana Tamakloe
Make Up: Sadion FX Make Up
Models: Rexy @ Confidence, Dayo

2017 Edition of She Makes It Happen! Comes Up This Thursday

She Makes It Happen! is an end of the year event, for women fashion entrepreneurs. Powered by African Fashion Development and Empowerment Centre (AFDEC) in partnership with The Public Affairs Department of U.S Consulate, Lagos Nigeria. The program Objective is to:

Exquisite Photos From Miss Malaika Ghana 2017

Miss Malaika Ghana 2017 has come and gone . Judging from the photos we are sure it was successful one as we were not in attendance so we cannot really state what happened at the event .

Your Wardrobe Needs An Upgrade This New Month With These Eye Popping Ankara Styles

Welcome  to the new month, November will be the Fashion Month for excellence .

Short Hair Inspiration : Amazing Hairstyles Of Lupita Nyong'o

Lupita Nyong'o may be well-known the Oscar awards and for her keen fashion eye, but her perfectly tousled and ever-changing two inches of hair is equally worthy of attention.

Sizzling Hot Aso Ebi Styles You Should Try This Weekend

Below are  hot and gorgeous asoebi styles that would make you look totally gorgeous.

Makeup Artist Tenny Coco Embraces Her Dark Skin In This Emotional Post After Bleaching Since She Was 19!

The make up artist took to her Instagram page to talk about how she started bleaching her skin at the age of 19, getting back her original skin colour and how she wouldn't have tampered with her skin if she could turn back the hands of time...

Heineken #LFDW2017 To Feature Plus Size Models On Runway With About That Curvy Life Collective

The Plus Size fashion is here to stay! After the huge success that Latasha Ngwube’s About That Curvy Life Collective at Heineken Lagos Fashion and Design Week 2016, ATCL is engaging Africa in the conversation about body positivity and plus size inclusion via #LFDW’s esteemed 2017 platform.

Toolz Glitters In Turbans And Kaftan Designs By Kaftan Citra.

Assistant Director of Programmes at Beat 99.9FM and ONE Campaign Ambassador, Toolz Oniru-Demuren looks classy and elegant in a series of turbans and kaftan looks by Kaftan Citra.

Silk African Print Trend Everyone Is Talking About

African print in silk fabrics have hit the market and some print lovers are already on this new trend. This silk fabric has patterns and designs just like the normal print cloth we know.

Entertainment Giant, Nestcore Music Signs New Act Peejay To Record Label

Fast rising Afro-Fusion Artist, Edozie Peter Chigozie aka Peejay Edozie has released two singles off his forthcoming album.

Fashion Meets Style At Lux- Maju Shopping Party

The Lux-Maju Shopping Party was truly an event to remember. Lekki and its environs stood still on Sunday, September 10th, as international beauty brand Lux and renowned fashion brand Maju unveiled their beauty and fashion collaboration at the Lux by MAJU shopping party in Tickle bay, Lekki.

Chic And Classy Ankara Styles You Should Try This Week

Having a sense of style and sticking to your unique is what brings out the fashion diva in you.

The Dramatic Sleeve Trend Is Still Making Bold Statements !

The dramatic sleeve(also known as exaggerated sleeves) is one of this year's biggest trends and it gets more interesting by the day.

Tuesday Style Inspiration Featuring D Piper Twins

Danielle and Chantelle Dwomoh-Piper are Models, bloggers and Designers based in New York.

Upgrade Your Wardrobe With These Scintillating Ankara Styles

What makes a fabric stand out is its ability to bring out the beauty of every design.

Classy And Alluring Aso Ebi Styles For A Beautiful Weekend

Every weekend , there is usually one form of celebration or the other taking place in Nigeria.

Refined And Exquisite Ankara Styles You Should Add To Your Wardrobe This New Month

Ankara Prints are beautiful and we like that fact that more people are really loving it and appreciating the African culture.

An Evening of Glitz & Glamour ! Beauty Of Africa International Pageant Set To Crown New Beauty Queen This Saturday

It's exactly five days before the  crowning of the new Beauty Of Africa Queen at the prestigious Muson Center, Lagos this Saturday during what can be described as the night of beauty, glitz and glamour.

Green And White October ! Adaeze & Joseph Yobo Cover La Mode Magazine’s Latest Issue

Former Super Eagles captain, Joseph Yobo and his gorgeous wife Adaeze Yobo are the cover personalities for the October issue of La Mode magazine.

Chic Aso Ebi Styles You Must Have In Your Wardrobe This Season

Picking the right style for your aso ebi is the key to slaying. What you see on your friend may not really look good on you, but if you know the right style for your body shape, looking stunning will come easy.

Tuesday Inspiration : Rock Your Dashiki Styles Effortlessly

In Africa, we are not only subjected to only one type of fabric or print. There are other types of fabrics involved like kente, tie-dye and dashiki.

Natural Hair Glam : 10 Nigerian Natural Hair Celebrities

Natural black hair is the in-thing and will never be out of style.

Ankara Pant Is The Hottest Trend This Season

The Ankara Pant trend is in vogue lately and fashionistas in Africa and diaspora are rocking this trend effortlessly.

The Toke Makinwa’s N980,000 Gucci Silk Dress That Sparked An Online Frenzy !

Everyone got talking about Toke’s Makinwa’s $2,700 Gucci silk dress she wore while she hosted the Forbes best of Africa gala night.

Woman Crush Wednesday : Beyonce Gives Us ‘Pink Panther’ Glam Vibes In New Shoot

New mom Beyonce has been showing off her very impressive post-baby body in daring fashion and style lately. Her IG page has been on fire, as she serves us all kinds hot, sexy, amazing slay goals and she has done it again.

These Elegant And Alluring Aso Ebi Styles Will Take Your Breath Away

People wear asoebi at various social functions in Nigeria and diaspora. In fact, it is a must because we always showcase our culture through them.

Sharp & Chic Work Outfit Inspiration For The New Week

Are you running out of ideas on how to style your next work clothes? No worries we are here for you.

Runway Moments : Latest Natural Hair Styles At New York Fashion Week Spring /Summer 2018

New York Fashion Week is buzzing with lots of diversity. Models rocked their natural hair down the runway to highlight the beauty of natural hair for colored women.

Ankara Patch Work Trend Everyone Is Crushing On

When we talk of Ankara patch work styles, we are simply referring to those lovely styles you see, were different little pieces of Ankara fabric are cut out, then joined to another material.

Ade Bakare Talks About New Collection And Inspiration Behind It

Famous Designer Ade Bakare has been in the fashion industry for over 25 years and through time his couture, ready-to-wear and bridal lines all have one thing in common, finesse.

The Camo Trend Everyone Is Talking About : Tiwa Savage, Toke Makinwa, And Others Are On It

We love Camo! Although, you know how difficult and almost impossible it is to jump on it because of the belief of it being frowned upon by Army officials.

Start Your Weekend Right With These Glamorous Ankara Styles

Feeling good is the utmost emotion and as far you achieve a set goal then you would most certainly feel good.

Banky W & Adesua Etomi Redefine Family Goals In These Exquisite Photos

Celebrity couple Banky W  and Adesua Etomi are getting very familiar with each other’s family.