The 2009 fashion award for the best dressed Nollywood diva is ready to fly as Gistmaster.com the organizers of the annual award has announced.Gistmaster.com is a premium online celebrity news and photo agency. It started as a blog (www.niyitabiti.blogspot.com)
The winner was Nollywood diva and fashion sophisticate, Miss Rita Dominic. She was the centre of attraction as she was treated to a lavish reception at A-list hangout, Swe Bar in Lagos, shortly after she was declared winner. As if on cue, the corporate organizations have also acknowledged Rita’s style prowess. She is now the face of the stylish Nokia N97 brand also a GLO ambassador.
Rita Dominic was adjudged the best dressed Nollywood actress following massive reactions and a poll conducted by Gistmaster.com. According to the facilitators of the poll, Nigerians from different parts of the world tapped into the global opportunities of the internet to vote for their favorite stars and at the end, Rita Dominic came tops with the highest vote, followed closely by Genevieve Nnaji.We got thousands of comments,
text messages and phone calls from lovers of the movie
Already names like Genevieve Nnaji,Mercy Johnson,Ebube Nwangbo,Rita Dominic,Stephanie Okereke,Kate Henshaw and Stella Damasus,Bisi Ibidapo-Obe,Omoni Oboli and others have appeared on this year’s list.
Latest information indicates that this year’s edition would also include the best dressed actor in Nigeria.So it would be a two in one presentation.Ramsey Nouah,Jim Iyke,Kunle Afolayan and others would slug it out in the male category.
This year, top fashion icons,journalists and photographers are expected to make the presentation a wonderous outing for the winner.Mai Atafo, a bespoke celebrity fashion artist has confirmed his readiness to be part of this year’s event.
Mai is behind the head head turning clothes of ex Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria,Omowunmi Akinnifesi,Munachi Abii another ex-MBGN,Tv personality,Cyntia Okpala and the clothes worn by Kemi Adetiba to Hip Hop World Award amongst other celebrities.Here, we share with you some good designs of Mai.Tara Fela Durotoye is joing the list of our patrotic patrners this year.
Tara changed the ‘rhythm’ of make up business in Nigeria, just like Ali Baba who brought ‘life’ into comedy business in Nigeria.There is a coming saying (especially amongst brides to be) that if Tara has did not handle your Make-Up, then you have not arrived.Today,She has invested so much into youth empowernment and helped a lot of young people foun a voice for their passion in the make up business.She own.s the Orekelewa line.She has been greatly inspired by her Husband,Fela(see their picture)
As for last year’s own Swe Bar, the classy hangout for top celebrities, top make up artist, Orekelewa, a leading make up product owned by Tara Fela Durotoye and SHARE by Tosyn Bucknor are also co-sponsors of the event. A top model in the United States of America also sent us beautiful clothes as part of goodies meant for the winner.
“We were overwhelmed by the massive reactions we
receive from Nigerians from all over the world. You need to
se their interesting comments to value their approach to
glamour and movie industry”
“Dressing is not how much it cost you to buy your Tommy Hilfiger, Prada or any label but wearing the right thing at the right time. We have taken photos of most of the
best red carpet events in Nigeria and found out that in the process of imitating Hollywood stars, our celebrities often
make some obvious mistakes” Niyi Tabiti said.
Apart from the votes, we took a step ahead by consulting with about 40
journalists and celebrities and at the end;
Rita also emerged as the first. On and off screen, Rita continues to be a pacesetter in her well turned out fabric.You too can vote.leave a comment or send a text message to +234(0)8038641828You can view some of the last comments by clicking here