VS50 – Olaseinde Alex-oni

Olaseinde is a Lagos based internet genius and content manager who uses the internet space for his skills and expertise. He is a digital marketer and content genius with an eye for quality content. Olaseinde is a graduate of Lagos State University where he studied English Literature, he has held many interesting positions and is […]

VS50 – Visual Storyteller Daniel Obasi

Creative activist, art director. photographer and stylist, Daniel Obasi’s style is unorthodox and sophisticated. The 23-year-old visual storyteller pushes the boundaries of afro-avant-garde designs and sexual identity through his work which includes short films such as ‘The Illegal Project’, ‘Embers of Bloom’, ‘An Alien in Town’ and ‘Udara’. He uses short films as a form […]

Kenneth Ize

Kenneth Ize is a Lagos-born fashion designer who received his fashion and design diploma from the University of Applied Arts in Vienna. He has also gained knowledge and experience from diverse fashion houses including internships at Edun and Asher Levine in New York. Kenneth officially launched his self-named line in 2013. His creative process is […]

Babawande Thomas

Babawande Thomas is a content creator and a producer and produces various types of content, from music videos to documentaries to corporate campaigns. He is the Creative Director of Urbangidi, an African Content creation and production company. He produced Falz’s “This is Nigeria” video and has also worked with artistes like Burna Boy. Wande grew […]

VS50 – Insider views with Rahima Gambo

Rahima Gambo’s 2015 multimedia project, ‘Education is Forbidden’ documents the impact of insurgency in the north east of Nigeria. Photographer and visual artist Rahima Gambo gives an insider view into social issues around her as she reveals the hidden layers that aren’t usually expressed in media. Gambo’s work has been widely acknowledged and she emerged […]

VS50 – Ashley Okoli

Ashley Okoli is a 19 year old Nigerian model. She is an Instagram influencer and the CEO of Sillet by Ash. Over the past few years, she has been involved in several national and international movements that have placed her in the front seat among Nigerian social and digital influencers. Okoli uses her style and […]

VS50 – Afro-fused Odunsi (The Engine)

Odunsi (The Engine) is a musician and performer who got his start in the music space as a so-called ‘Sound Cloud artist’ and is currently signed to Universal Music. He is also a writer and music producer. Odunsi describes his sound as Afro-fusion, which is a combination of genres with mainly African roots and influences. […]

VS50 – Breaking the forth with Olaloye Bunmi

With a passion for Nigerians finding their voice and sharing their creativity, Nigerian artist Olaloye Bunmi took to Twitter in 2018 to create one of the biggest creative hashtag movements of the year with #WeAreNigerianCreatives. The hashtag went viral on Twitter in February 2018 and drew the attention of media houses like BBC, CNN and […]

VS50 – Creative Activist Fati Abubakar

“We have to tell the world what is happening in Borno.” Fati Abubakar is a photojournalist who sheds light on social issues like health, conflict and cultural diversity through her photography. Her project ‘Bits of Borno’ is a story of survival in Borno even after the ravages of insurgency and Boko Haram terrorism. The project […]

VS50 – Adesuwa Aighewi

  Adesuwa Aighewi is a 26 year old American Model born to a Chinese mother and a Nigerian Father. Before establishing her modelling career, Adesuwa was a Chemistry student at the University Of Maryland. She was discovered while in school and has walked and appeared in ads for Alexander Wang, Christian Dior, Gucci, Louis Vuitton, […]