On Friday, 5th April 2019
Cynthia Abila emerged the winner of the 2018/2019 fetswallet and Lagos fashion week official fashion Focus Fund
The designer is the recipient of this year’s N5,000,000 Naira cash grant after pitching an impressive business plan at a closed session.
The event kicked off with the first session, The Focus Fund presentations at the fets headquarters in Ikoyi.
The presentation sessions were judged by Mrs Omotade Odunowo (MD/CEO, fetswallet),
Bimpe Adejumo (Brand Manager, fetswallet)
Chukwuka Monye (Cuci Consulting)
Rukky Ladoja (Creative Director, Grey Projects)
Ms Osayi Alile Oruene (CEO Aspire Corporation)
Doyin Okunrinboye (Sunlight Ng) .
The presentation started with designer,
Russell Solomon, followed by Cynthia Abila, Bloke, Jermaine Bleu and finally Demure by Denike
Whom all gave quite an interesting pitch.
The second session which was the live presentations took place at Whitespace, also in Ikoyi, Lagos. This time, candidates presented to a live audience and there was also a voting segment for the “Audience favorite” won by Demure by Denike
Technology and the creative industries remain one of the clusters that will continue to diversify the economy, and we are proud to push for growth within the fashion sector.
Congratulations to Cynthia Abila and Demure by Denike.
Lagos Fashion Week 2018 officially kicked off on the 29th September 2018 with the Model Casting Call.
As sponsors of the event, fetswallet was at the venue carrying out registration for over 200 models.
The models are then paid through our platform, the fetswallet.
We were surprised at how many twin models turned up for the show.
This year, fetswallet is bringing double the heat to Lagos Fashion Week.
Here’s Chebem & Cherem , Edith & Edna, Mary & Martha documented at the fetswallet stand. Look out for these faces on the runway.
Lagos Fashion Week: 24th – 27th October.
· Fets Ltd becomes the first Nigerian mobile money company to secure the prestigious ISO9001 quality standard
· The standard is based on quality management principles including strong customer focus and continual improvement
· Mrs Omotade Odunowo, fets CEO: “We have a commitment to excellence in mobile money services.”
As we celebrate Children’s Day today, we are not merely rejoicing in our children, and all of the children in Nigeria. We are also anticipating that children of today will become adults of tomorrow: leaders and professionals, parents and teachers. How they will turn out depends on what we, as a community, do today, particularly when it comes to education.
The conditional cash transfer project is one of the social protection program (others include employment and empowerment of youths, home grown school feeding, free tertiary education, micro credit for MSMEs and teach Nigeria) sponsored by the Federal government of Nigeria in partnership with the Department for International Development (DIFD) and the World Bank. This project is aimed at providing safety nets to the poor and vulnerable citizens in the country. This