The Nigerian fashion scene has been making great strides and this time, the international community is paying attention and finally giving them accolades. In this year’s Business of Fashion 500 (#BoF500) class of 2019, media mogul and publisher Betty Irabor made the list. Also included is designer, Kenneth Ize.
The BoF 500 is the definitive professional index of the people shaping the $2.4 trillion fashion industry, hand selected by the editors of The Business of Fashion, based on hundreds of nominations received from current BoF 500 members, extensive data analysis and research.
Both took to their Instagram accounts to show their appreciation.
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Thank you @bof for recognising me as one of the 500 shaping the fashion industry 2019 along side other 8 African fashion Greats and my two favourites; Meghan Markle and Celine Dion. It's great news coming on my 36th wedding anniversary today. I dedicate this to THE G TEAM since 2003. #entrepreneurship #philanthropy #genevievemagazine #fashion #iconic