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AFWN 2015 Participate in the 'Evolution of Iro and Buba' Competition

Africa Fashion Week Nigeria 2015 unveils 'Evolution of Iro and Buba' competition, check out details to win prizes and be a part of the fashion event coming up in May.

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The theme for 2015 Africa Fashion Week Nigeria is 'Showcasing Our Cultural Heritage Through Fashion' according to the founder/creator; Ronke Ademiluyi and with this in mind, the organizers of the event unveiled an exciting competition!

It's a fashion competition where people are post images from different eras. Follow the guidelines below:


Follow @afwlandafwn on Instagram

Follow @africafwnigeria on twitter.

Follow @Africafashionweeknigeria on facebook.

Use the hashtag #AfricaFashionWeekNigeria #AFWNContest to send your pictures and include a description of who is in the picture.

Images chosen will form a time-scale exhibition of the 'Evolution of Iro and Buba' during the Africa Fashion Week Nigeria holding on 23rd & 24th of May 2015.


-Images should reference the date (era) it was taken and possibly location.

-We welcome a variety of entries; black and white, monochrome, full coloured to represent each decade.

-Damaged images would be automatically disqualified.

-The sender must have the right/permission to submit such image (indemnifying us of any infringement).

-The name of the person in the picture would be required and the year

-A short reference to a notable event around the time the particular 'oleku' was in vogue would be welcome not compulsory.



-2 VIP tickets to the Gala Night and After Show Party.

-Tickets to all the show.

-Fabrics Courtesy DaViva

-A Designer Outfit.

-Meet & Greet with our Brand Ambassador Oreka Godis.

20 of the best images will be exhibited at the 'Evolution of Iro and Buba' Exhibition and the selected image owners will be given ticket to the show.


Check the gallery above for an 'Evolution of Iro and Buba' shoot with the face of 2015 AFWN; Oreka Godis.


Pulse.ng is a media partner of the 2015 Africa Fashion Week Nigeria.

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