Nigerian fashion industry things are getting more creative and
We have fashion icons we think are the top 5 in Nigeria in no
particular order. Toke makinwa always killing what ever outfit she puts
on be it casual, for work or the red carpet.
Denola grey brings life to every fashion piece he wears. Banky w making
the ladies stare and men envious. Abani Darego making us know that a
beauty queen is always a beauty queen. And last but not the least, our
very own Mama Africa (yemi alade) with her never fading style and
outstanding hair styles. Let’s tell you about them and why we think they
are the five top fashion icons in Nigeria. Enjoy!
AGbani darego, MFR(born agbani asenite Darego,22 December, 1982)
is a Nigerian model and beauty queen. She is best known as the first
native African to win Miss World.
She doesn’t seem to be retiring. You can’t talk about fashion in
Nigeria and not mention Abani darego. The camera loves her. She is
fantastic when it comes to gracing her outfit well. Her style is just
Yemi eberechi Alade, simply known as Yemi Alade, is a Nigerian afropop singer and songwriter .
Our mama Africa with her mind blowing hair styles and outfits that stand out and scream “I am African and proud”.
Yemi steps onto the red carpet and ohhhhh my she needs no introduction, her style does it for her.
Denola Adepetun (aka Denola grey) is a model, fashion blogger,
fashion enthusiast and men’s style Guide. He is well known for his
episodes of 355 on ebony life TV.
Denola is the king of attitude and drama in front of the camera. We
have to give it to him, his personal style is just dapper!
He wears the simplest of fashion pieces and makes them come alive
with a touch of attitude. Men’s fashion in Nigeria won’t be complete
without DENOLA GREY.
Toke makinwa is a Nigerian radio personality,television host,
vlogger and best selling author. She is known for co-hosting the morning
drive on rhythm 93.7fm and her YouTube vlog series Toke Moments.
Mama tokes is the official #babygirlforlife. Always looking stunning,
her outfits always amazing. Talk about fashion in this nija and forget
boss lady TM, hmmmmm is ya head correct? *in TMs voice .
Oluwabankole Wellington, also known as banky W is a Nigerian singer, rapper and actor.
He has been all over the internet lately because of the phenomenal
proposal to adesua etomi a co star in the Nollywood Film “wedding
Well known for his classic gentle man style. Always putting on suits
that make you wonder ahhhhh! Oga banky, who is your designer?
He has shown that class is for Men while swag is for boys. You can’t
leave the newest husband in town out when you talk of fashion in Nigeria
oh! No try am