Nigerian women from all walks of life came together to celebrate the achievements of women in West and central Africa at the 2014 Vlisco Women’s Month Awards on Sunday, the 30th of March in Lagos.
Some of the best of Nigerian fashion prints particularly ankara was on display at the event hosted by Ankara giant Vlisco.
The company organised a series of events to celebrate women’s month rounding off with the awards night.
The event, now in it’s second year ran with the theme ‘Dare to Dream’. The company said the aim of women’s month is to honour women ‘who have the faith and courage to realise their dreams’.
Celebrities who came out to support the event include Stephanie Linus Okereke who is the face of the campaign. The actress wowed in a blue, yellow and green ankara print creation by Mon Ami.
Veteran actress Joke Silva was also present at the event where Todays’ Woman Magazine Editor in Chief Adesuwa Oyenokwe won the Vlisco Women’s Award Month award for Nigeria.
Singer Waje and Jodie performed at the event.