Andrea Iyamah bags ‘Young Person of the Year’ Award at The Future Awards Africa 2022


Nigerian-Canadian swim and ready-to-wear fashion designer and CEO, Andrea Iyamah has been honoured as the Young Person of the Year at The 16th edition of the Future Awards Africa held on Sunday, 20 February, 2022.

The 28-year-old is the founder of eponymous custom couture brand, ‘Andrea Iyamah’. She taught herself the craft of garment-making and design as a teenager, and later used the coding she learned in college to build the first iteration of her website. In the years since, her line has evolved into A.I. Studio, a multifaceted endeavour that includes accessories and homeware. In addition, she recently launched ‘Seed Ambition’ – a platform dedicated to providing…

Source: Nigerian Tribune