Houston – It was surely an evening of style, culture and glamour as Nigerians gathered to honor fashion and beauty at the 3rd Annual Nigeria Fashion and Beauty Awards in Houston Texas. The large featured decorations that dignified the official colors of Nigeria-green white green.
Mr. Lanre Araba and his team from the Founding Fathers, organizers of the event, did a fantastic job at fusing various ethnic indigenes under one umbrella. The 2010 award ceremony was a marked improvement from the previously held awards even though there is still room for further improvements.
The award was characterized by cultural display, fashion shows and presentations. Guests arrived from various cities in the USA including Maryland, Chicago, Dallas, Atlanta and Michigan.
2010 NFB Awardees
Fashion Designer of the year (Male) – Larry Fashions
Fashion Designer of the Year (Female) – T&K Fashion
Most Outstanding Young Professional – Miss Bukky Martins
Most Outstanding Philanthropists – Mazi Godfrey and Lolo Antonia Udoma
Most Outstanding Artist – Melloh Melodious
Best Make Up Artist – Emerging Faces
Most Outstanding Business Executive – Lolo Victoria Metu
Best Accessory Designer – Dabira Jewelry
Most Inspirational Award – S of S Boutique
Best Outstanding Photographer – TMAJ Photography
Most Outstanding Movie Producer (Male) – Mr. Godwin Ikiakhe (Papa G)
Most Outstanding Movie Producer (Female) – Miss Joy Orie (J.J Bunny)
Most Outstanding Professional – Lolo Genevieve Onyirioha
Best Event Planner/Decorator – Unique Bridal Affairs
Life Time Achievement Award – Ugoeze Chinyere Obichukwu
Outstanding Beauty Products Store – Impulse Hair and Beauty Store
Most Fashionable Entrepreneur – Mrs. Moji Coleman (Mama Duncan)
Fashion House of the Year (clothing) – Lace Warehouse
Photos by Vincent Aziza of Excess Photos
TRENDY AFRICA…OFFICIAL MEDIA TO NFB AWARDS