AFWN Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference (Photos) – Day 1

share on:

Africa Fashion Week Nigeria (AFWN) kicked off yesterday, 1st of July with its inaugural edition of AFWN Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference at the Eko Hotel & Suites in Lagos.

The theme of AFWN Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference was Making Nigeria the Fashion Production Hub of Africa.

Fashion entrepreneurs, development finance institutions, and textile industry groups were among the speakers of the day educating and shedding light on how to improve on production process, job creation, how to get funding.

The AFWN Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference had Mrs. Aisha Abubakar, Minister of State for Industry, Trade and Investment; Dr. Mustapha Abiodun Akinkunmi, Commissioner for Finance, Lagos State; Mr. Akintunde Oyebode, Executive Secretary, Lagos State Employment Trust Fund; Mrs Folake Oyemade, Managing Director of Sam and Sara; Mr. Dapo Adelegan, President, Nigerian-British Chamber of Commerce; Mr. H. A. Kwajaffa, Director General, Nigeria Textile Garment and Tailoring Employers Association; Ms. Jennifer Anoyika, Director General, Nigerian-German Business Association; Miss Doris Onwugamba Managing Director, Manufacturing Resource Centre, Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN); Dr. Peter Kondricz, Commercial Diplomat/First Secretary, Embassy of Hungary; Dr. Johannes Flosbach, Head of Performance Management Group, TGI Group, and Chioma Nwagboso, Advisor on Public Private Partnerships for GIZ (German International Cooperation).

Here are pictures from the event.

AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_63-360nobs
AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_65-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_64-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_62-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_61-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_60-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_59-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_58-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_70-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_69-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_67-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_55-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_54-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_52-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_51-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_50-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_48-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_47-360nobs

Designer Kola Kuddus in selfie mode
Designer Kola Kuddus in selfie mode

AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_44-360nobs
AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_42-360nobs
AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_39-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_38-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_37-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_36-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_35-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_34-360nobs
AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_32-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_31-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_30-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_29-360nobs
AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_27-360nobs

AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_23-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_22-360nobs

AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_19-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_18-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_17-360nobs
AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_15-360nobs
AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_13-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_12-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_11-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_10-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_09-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_08-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_07-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_06-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_05-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_04-360nobs
AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_02-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_01-360nobs AFWN_Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference 2016_71-360nobs

Africa Fashion Week Nigeria – Date: 1st-3rd July 2016 | Venue: The Eko Hotel & Suites

AFWN 2016 Will Include 5 Catwalk Shows | 50 Designers | A Fashion Gala & Awards Night  & Panel Discussions Aimed At Promoting Nigeria As A Production Hub.

AFWN Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference Friday, 1st July 2016 – (9AM Conference ….Making Nigeria the Fashion Production Hub of Africa) –FREE ENTRY

SATURDAY, 2ND OF JULY (EXHIBITION opens at 12 noon) – FREE ENTRY [1st SHOW @1PM – N3000 | 2nd SHOW @4PM – N3000 | 3RD SHOW @8PM – N3000)]

SUNDAY, 3RD OF JULY [1st Show – Nigeria’s Next Top Designer Grand Finale (1 pm)  – FREE ENTRY | 2nd Show –  AFWN Fashion Gala Night – (6 pm)  VIP TICKETS & VIP TABLES ONLY]

For more details on buying tickets, click #AFWN2016: Purchase Your Tickets Now For 1st – 3rd July |Check For Where To Buy

Contact:Info@africafashionweeknigeria.com for more details

Follow Africa Fashion Week Nigeriaon Facebook:AfricaFashionWeekNigeria|Twitter:@AfricaFWNigeria |Instagram:AFWLANDAFWN

Images: Richy Anazia for 360NoBS

Tonia Soares

Tonia Soares

If you look hard enough you'll get my bio but here is a teaser "I never SLEEP, so I DREAM with my EYES open to serve YOU with the best 360nobs.com experience." I am all about what you SEE.

Leave a Reply