The Nomination commission of the West African Fashion Awards revealed the
nomination process for the WAFA 2016. In an interview with the Press Crew
the President of the West African Fashion Awards, Adewole Olanrewaju,
“The 2016 edition of the West African Fashion Awards will give room for
representation in all west African countries. The Nomination Commission
headed by the nomination coordinator will select two (2) candidates each from
Nigeria and Ghana, totaling 4, that will head the nomination commission in
their respective countries while the other west African countries gets one (1)
nomination head each”.
He also noted that the organization would unveil the Nomination Head for
each country in the coming days and they hope everyone that wishes to be
nominated can reach them “The Nomination Coordinator will handle
direct nominations sent to them by intending nominees and would send it to
the appropriate persons in charge”. After nomination the commission
will put each nominee’s popularity to test with an open voting
system where the committee selects the top five (5) favourites for each category, for the finals.
The final nominees will be unveiled at the WAFA Fashion shows in Ghana,
Nigeria and Gambia between September and December 2015.
The Main Award will hold by January 2016 at the prestigious Eko Hotel in
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