La Mode Magazine held an event tagged Green October a fashion show and humanitarian award event aimed at celebrating and showing love to people living with disabilities.
The event held on Nigeria’s Independence day 1 October, 2015 at Peninsula Hotel Lekki with a focus on children living with Down Syndrome in Nigeria.
The event was Hosted by international Model Tarmar Awobotu and Mr Nigeria Emmanuel Ikubese. Fashion designers who showcased their fabulous designs on the runway include; Agatha Moreno, O’Saunders from Sierra Leone, Fabulousadivastiches, Cal Ogbah Clothing, Neri Couture, VickyHeldan, S2 Dynamics, Sassy Fashion House, Adunni-Oge Couture.
The Down syndrome team from United State (USA) and Nigeria were present at the event. The kids were not left out as they gave the guests different spectacular performances.
Fund raising was done for the children living with Down Syndrome. Celebrities present at the event include; Bryan Okawara, Adunni Ade, Georgina among others.
Humanitarian Award were presented to deserving Nigerians who in their various space have impacted significantly to humanity. They include; Tony Elumelu, Rose Mordi, Osasu Igbinedion, Omotola Jalade-Ekeinde, Ruth Evon Idahosa, Osas Ajibade, Ezinee Akudo, Ariyike Akinbobola, Runcie C.W Chidebe, Innocent Idibia.