By Omotayo Ayanda
In a glamorous event that saw the convergence of the crème de la crème of society, Hauwa de Zuzu, a prestigious Nigerian Luxury and Lifestyle brand, made a grand entry into Kwara State with the launch of their exquisite fashion outfit.
The opulent affair, held at the AGA Woods Hotel in Ilorin, garnered attention and applause from dignitaries and fashion enthusiasts alike.
Among the esteemed guests were Hon. Damilola Yusuf Adelodun, the Kwara State Commissioner for Business, Innovation, and Technology, Bola Olukoju, the Commissioner for Communications, and a representative of the revered Emir of Ilorin, Alhaji Gidado.
Their presence added prestige to the official unveiling of Hauwa de Zuzu’s fashion exhibition, eliciting excitement from all in attendance.
Speaking passionately about the brand’s entrance into Ilorin, Bukola Owoyemi Oreagba, the Chief Executive Officer of Hauwa de Zuzu, shared that the brand had already made waves in the United Kingdom and Lagos. Oreagba emphasized the brand’s focus on showcasing the beauty inherent in Nigeria’s diverse cultures and tribes.
Hauwa de Zuzu, a fusion of Hausa, Fulani, and Yoruba influences, epitomizes beauty, allure, and distinctiveness. The brand stands as a celebration of identity, unity, and harmony—a testament to the essence of culture and womanhood, spreading a powerful message of solidarity and kinship.
Mrs. Bukola Oreagba highlighted the brand’s commitment to using local fabrics like Adire, Campala, Lace, and Aso-oke to craft stunning attire for both men and women, embracing the rich textile heritage of Nigeria.
Expressing support for burgeoning businesses in Kwara, Commissioner Damilola Yusuf Adelodun commended the AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq administration for fostering an enabling environment.
She hinted at the state government’s plans to showcase business opportunities at the upcoming KWACCIMA Kwara Trade Fair, affirming their dedication to empowering young entrepreneurs.
Commissioner Bola Olukoju echoed this sentiment, pledging continuous support to nurture young talents and invigorate the burgeoning economy of Kwara State.
The climax of the event was a mesmerizing fashion show featuring models adorned in vibrant ensembles from the Hauwa de Zuzu collection, captivating the audience with a kaleidoscope of colors and styles.
The entry of Hauwa de Zuzu into Kwara State marks a significant milestone in the local fashion scene, promising a fusion of tradition, innovation, and elegance that resonates with the cultural tapestry of Nigeria.