Spice TV, African’s top Beauty, Fashion and Lifestyle TV magazine program arrived on the scene with a view to add an edge and panache to the beauty, fashion and lifestyle entertainment industry has rolled out its plans for the year 2011. Spice TV which is from the stable of CMA (Consolidated Media Associates) content provider of Soundcity, Televista and Village Square TV is at the pulse of social and urban beauty, fashion and lifestyle activities which spotlights the biggest names in the fashion industry on African continent.
Spice TV a fully operational channel can be viewed on digital TV platforms like Startimes Nigeria and on free-to-air satellite every weekend across Africa and is currently working towards exclusive satellite carriage while maintaining an online presence on www.myspice.tv.
According to Ohimai Atafo on behalf of the Spice TV brand team, he mentioned in a recent interview” we are excited to mark positive growths and improvements on the Program because in addition to currently existing contents and events like Fashion Files, All Access, Runway Fiesta and Spice Haute Party etc, the channel is set to unveil new TV content and events in the year to come.
Starting with the Spice Red Carpet and Spice Fashion Police, which will be launched live at the Soundcity Music Video Awards (SMVA) 2010. There will be program content to follow, like : Spice Super Model , Spice fashion week and Spice style Awards
Faith Inegbe, Brand Manager -Spice stresses the fact that the Spice Super Model is model search with a difference and will be focusing on developing and celebrating both male and female models unlike most model search that focus solely on females within the industry. The show will give young aspiring individual with interest in modelling a platform to express themselves and a window of opportunity to launch an international career.
“The Spice Fashion Week seeks to emulate what is currently being experienced in major fashion cities like New York, Milan, Paris and London” added Ogechi Okolie Spice Senior Brand Manager. She further stresses that the Spice Fashion Week will be an excellent opportunity for Nigerians (and a few international) designers to show off their upcoming collections.
The fashion show will be as entertaining as it will be engaging with a wide publicity coverage across media including newspapers, magazines, the internet and television so that the public can experience the latest trend in fashion.
Spice TV intends to crown the year with a one of its kind Fashion and Style awards as never been seen before in Africa. The award is an outstanding merit award created to celebrate individuals and companies that have achieved remarkable results in the beauty, fashion and lifestyle industry, this is in line with the value and essence of the Spice brand. The overarching idea to support, encourage and recognise hard work and growth in our ever evolving and dynamic beauty and fashion conscious continent. The awards will be a yearly event which will run through 3 to 4 months period with public nominations, voting, expert assessment process and the grand finale itself.
The award will seek to recognise certain area and personalities although not limited to the following;
- Style Icons of The Year
- Designer of the Year
- New Designer of the Year
- Model Of The Year
- Beauty & Fashion Publication of the year
- Beauty & Fashion program of the year
- Beauty & Fashion Photographer of the year
- Make up artist of the year
- Hair Stylist of the year
Spice TV is set to brings freshness and augment the Beauty, Fashion and Lifestyle entertainment in Nigeria and Africa at large. with a strong vision a fully dedicated and capable team , it is certain that the glitz and glamour of Hollywood, the fashion of Milan, New York and Paris and the lifestyle of Monaco and Dubai will be brought ‘live’ to your screen by Spice TV in 2011.