With Sheriff Janko
With a wide range of fashion activities throughout the year such as fashion runways and beauty pageants, The Gambia’s entertainment industry last weekend registered its first Fashion Awards Night.
The event, produced by retired model, Yusuf Thullah, the CEO of Trace Thullah Entertainment, was designed to recognize individuals and stakeholders for their immense contribution to the country’s fashion industry.
The event showcased glitz, glamour and attracted a full house.
Models, designers, modeling agencies, video vixens, fashion bloggers, actors, actresses, entrepreneurs, and beauty pageant organisers were all awarded for their achievements.
The night’s programmes were interspersed with performances by the sibling stars Kerr Gi Family and a hilarious comedy from Bright Star Entertainment.
Below is the list of the winners:
Most Outstanding Designer – Phuzion by Margaux Tambedou
Designer of the Year Men’s Wear – Paja Designs
Designer of the Year Women’s Wear – Medoune by Medoune Gaye
Hair Stylist of the Year – Sass Health and Beauty School of Adama Sass
Make up Artist of the Year – Ndey Ida [Allure by Slim]
Accessory/ non-clothing brand – Tiga by Ndey Fatou Njie
Most Outstanding Model Male – Muhammed Bah
Most Outstanding Model Female – Sally Sanneh-Njie
Best Fitness Model Male – Wally Mamudou
Best Fitness Model Female -Margaret Foster
Model of the Year Male – Kawsu Gaye
Model of the Year Female – Mariam Thiam
Best New Model Male – Cherno Jallow
Best New Model Female – Roasaline Heaven Alpha
Best International Model – Adu Flex Jobe
Modeling Agency of the Year – Icon Model International
Best Music Video Model – Makuta Sanneh
Most Stylish Actor – Sheikh Omar Sawaneh
Most Stylish Actress – Fatoumatta Jawo-Sosseh
Most Stylish Artiste Male – Nobles
Most Stylish Artiste Female – Fafa Mbye
Most Stylish Celebrity Female -Lilian Azizi
Most Stylish Celebrity Male – Bai Ibrahim Cham
Most Fashionable Female – Fatoumatta Coker
Most Fashionable Music Video – ST Mandinka Warrior
Most Fashionable Male – Hatib Janneh
Most Fashionable Boutique – Absolute Glam
Fashion Event of the Year – Fashion Weekend Gambia
Best Beauty Pageant – Face of Beauty Gambia
Best Fashion Photographer – Lena Nian
Best Fashion Blogger – Queens Magazine