From Law to Fashion: Meet Lisa Folawiyo, Founder Jewel by Lisa (Video)

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Lisa Folawiyo always felt a need to have a say in what women wore. However, the former barrister who studied law at the University of Nigeria didn’t pursue her passion for fashion until one day, a skirt she designed garnered a flurry of compliments. She set up her own fashion house, Jewel by Lisa, and today…

Could Ethiopian Fashion Go Global? CNN Explores Ethiopia’s Rising Fashion Industry

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“Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (CNN)The country has an international supermodel. It has a world-renown designer, a centuries-old textile industry, and its very own fashion school. It’s Ethiopia, and it’s perched to hit the global fashion industry by storm. “I do see a trend of Ethiopian fashion going abroad,” admits Mahlet Teklemariam, the organizer of Addis Ababa…

House of Tara (HOT) to Train and Empower 5,000 Beauty Representatives on how to Start an Empire.

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House of Tara International, in partnership with FCMB, is gearing up to train 5,000 beauty representatives on its ongoing Beauty Business-On-The-Go (BBOTG) initiative. BBOTG aims to alleviate unemployment by empowering 5,000 young Nigerians to be beauty entrepreneurs by providing make-up starter kits, financial training and marketing tactics, which they will need to start their own…