Ms Sagoe is the official design partner for female guests while the Ohimai Atafo-led fashion label MAI will be the official design partner for the male guests. The dress code for this year’s event is black tie, with guests expected to dress in formal evening wear for the awards. A more detailed guideline is available on the website www.thefutureafrica.com/awards
“As a proudly African brand, we are inspired by the work that The Future Awards Africa is doing across the continent, empowering a generation of young Africans in both the private and public sector,” said Deola Sagoe, owner of the eponymous label, and who will also be presenting The Future Awards Africa prize in Fashion & Style. “We are glad to partner with this event, and are proud of the uplifting stories of African innovation, entrepreneurship and achievement that it brings to the fore.”
Media Partners include Channels TV, Silverbird TV, Nigeria Info, TW, Ventures Africa, and Guardian Life. Online Partners are BellaNaija, LindaIkejiBlog, Information Nigeria, Premium Times, 360Nobs, NigeriaNewsDesk, LadunLiadiBlog, and Jobberman.
Official Media Partners are Cool FM, Wazobia FM and Y!/YNaija.com,
The official television partner is Africa Magic.
For more information, visit @TFAAfrica on Twitter (the official hashtag for the event is #TFAA2013), or the website www.thefutureafrica.com/awards.