When it comes to innovations in the fashion industry and cross-dressing in Africa, Denrele Edun is definitely one of the big names.
At the first ever Runway Fashion Show organized by Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCA) at the Federal Palace Hotel & Casino, Victoria Island, Lagos; the popular award-winning TV personality, Denrele was the talk of the day in that African magic gown lighting up the event.
It was hosted by Miz featuring top designers trained by Mai Atafo, DaSilva Ajayi, and Adebayo Oke-Lawal.
Popular host of Big Brother Naija, Ebuka- Obi Uchendu; TV host, Nancy Isime; and the likes of Denola Grey, Osas Ighodalo, Stephanie Coker, Timini Egbuson, Uti Nwachukwu, Mercy Ekeh, Yemi Alade, were part of the celebrities at the event.
Denrele’s talk-of-day appearance was an over-the-top light pink top and dark pink pants. You can’t catch him without those knee-high black platform boots, a black belt and this time an oversized pink sunglasses.
Finalists at AMVCA
- Amy Aghomi
- Azeezat Alawus
- Ezioghene Egbelefiyo
- Felix Asuquo
- Ikechukwu Nwosu
- Obinna Omeruo
- Omowunmi Pillot
- Oseluese Okpamen
- Sophie Chamberlain
Three among the finalists–Obinna Omeruo, Felix Asuquo, and Sophie Chamberlain, bagged ₦5 million each with most votes from the judges– Ebuka Obi-Uchendu, Denola Grey, Idia Aisien and Stephanie Coker; and the audience.
By Elijah Christopher