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Rising Icon Finalists Release

Posted: November 12, 2014 Tags: None

Last year, the MMR Foundation through the help of sponsor; Sovereign Trust Insurance, was able to reaffirm its commitment to empowering emerging talents by awarding a 3 Million Naira grant to Olakunbi Oyelese, creative director of emerging Nigerian f…

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MUSIC MEETS RUNWAY ANNOUNCES OFFICIAL DATE

Posted: November 6, 2014 Tags: None

Le Reve Events, the producers of Music Meets Runway, are proud to announce Music Meets Runway 2014 “MMR AFRICA” is scheduled to hold at Eko Hotel & Suites on December 23, 2014.

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The Evolution of African Music by Gbemi Olateru-Olagbegi

Posted: September 29, 2014 Tags: None

Today, African artists are collaborating more with one another like Davido & Mafikizolo, Banky W & Sarkodie and Wizkid & R2Bees. This is merging styles, sounds and languages, thereby creating more economic opportunities for artists and producers e.g.…

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MMR Rising Icon Reminder

Posted: September 15, 2014 Tags: None

The search is still on for the MMR 2014 Rising Icon. If you believe you have what it takes to showcase your designs at MMR 2014, alongside some of the best fashion designers in Africa, please follow the instructions below for a chance to be shortlist…

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Guest Post - All Dressed In Culture & Style by Denola Adepetun​

Posted: September 3, 2014 Tags: None

Everyone has their own view on the concept of personal style and fashion. Time and time again, there have been quotes, doctrines and subjective views on what is considered to be ‘haute’ , chic, or fashionable. The plain fact is, people are always e…

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MMR Foundation Presents The Search For The 2014 MMR Rising Icon

Posted: September 1, 2014 Tags: None

Last year, the MMR Foundation through the help of sponsor; Sovereign Trust Insurance, was able to reaffirm its commitment to empowering emerging talents by awarding a 3 Million Naira grant to Olakunbi Oyelese, creative director of Nigerian fashion la…

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Interview with Winner of FACE OF MMR 2012

Posted: August 13, 2014 Tags: None

Two years ago, Nkem Okorofor won the Music Meets Runway Foundation Face of MMR Competition. With the second edition of the competition underway, we decided to catch up with Nkem for us to find out more about journey since winning Music Meets Runway F…

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MMR Foundation Presents The Search For The Face of MMR 2014

Posted: August 6, 2014 Tags: None

In 2012, we kicked off the search for The Face of MMR Campaign with Nkem Okafor emerging as the winner. As the winner of the Face of MMR, she was the primary model for all MMR 2013 Campaign images. The MMR Foundation also sponsored her tr…

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Le Reve Events presents Music Meets Runway 2014: The African Edition

Posted: July 30, 2014 Tags: None

Le Reve Events is proud to announce the 4th Annual Music Meets Runway, ‘The African Edition’, scheduled to hold in December 2014. Music Meets Runway is an annual event recognized for providing a platform for the most creative designers, to showcase t…

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The Ever Innovative Ituen Basi

Posted: July 25, 2014 Tags: None

Popularly known for her unique use of Ankara, Ituen Basi joined ​the ​MMR Alumni club after she made her MMR Debut at The Icons edition ​ in​ 2013. Let’s see what she has been up to!

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