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AFWN 2017 Denrele Edun, Amira Ibrahim Alfa unveiled as hosts for fashion week

Denrele Edun and Amira Ibrahim Alfa have been announced as red carpet hosts of the 2017 Africa Fashion Week Nigeria 2017.

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Denrele Edun and Amira Ibrahim Alfa have been announced as red carpet hosts of the 2017 Africa Fashion Week Nigeria 2017.

The 2017 Africa Fashion Week Nigeria set to hold at the National Theatre on the 3rd to 4th June will witness over 50 designers showcasing new collections on the runway with a theme ‘Celebrating the Vibrant Pulse of Africa' in place to celebrate the rich culture of Africa and her style with designers in tune with this presenting their new collection at the 2-day event.

AFWN 2017 play

AFWN set to hold at National Theater Lagos



Designers including Modella, Kola Kuddus, Maufechi, Regalia, Zizi Cardow, Marobuk, Tash by Tasha, Linda Ngwi (Cameroun) Sally Bawa, Alex Akande (Cameroon), Afrikawala (Zambia), Del Africa (Jos), and  Eve Design (Senegal) and many more are set to show their new season designs.

Denrele Edun and Amira Ibrahim Alfa will be interviewing key personalities , fashion forward individuals as well as invited guests on the red carpet at the National Arts Theatre.


Denrele Edun play

Denrele Edun



Denrele is an entertainment personality whose style has been described as punk and fun. Denrele has interviewed the likes of Akon, Beyonce, Tyler Perry, Lil' Kim, Snoop Dogg, Cuba Gooding, Amerie, and Lloyd. He has won more than 20 awards and over 40 nominations in his career.


Amira Ibrahim Alfa play

Amira Ibrahim Alfa



She was one of the presenters for the before and after party at the just concluded AMVCA 2017. Amira has hosted few red carpet events in the past including, Africa fashion week Nigeria 2016, Ethan and Harriet 2016, Lagos fashion and design week (presenter for Prime Tv), runway FADAN 2016, a judge on the miss ideal Nigeria 2016 pageant and got Glam & Essence most promising red carpet host award 2016, at the Glam & Essence style award & runway show 2016. She also did her internship at Ebonylife tv in 2016, during her master’s program.


Date: 3rd-4th 2017

Venue: National Arts Theater

For free tickets, visit http://africafashionweeknigeria.com/sponsored-ticket-to-afwn-2017/

Pulse.ng is an official media partner of the Africa Fashion Week Nigeria 2017

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