In the Yoruba movie sector, these sets of actresses are well-known for their excellence acting prowess which has carved niche for them. In terms of script interpretations, these babes are very good. But aside acting, they also run private fashion businesses unknown to many people. Though, some of them make noise about it while some are stillness. In this special report compiled by yorubamoviegist.com, presents to you 10 hot and sexy actresses who run big fashion outfits in Nigeria.
Light-skinned and sexy-looking Bukky Wright is one of the highly celebrated Nigerian actresses in Nollywood. Having cut her teeth under the auspices of ace movie director Fidelis Duker, the movie personality has continued to gather accolades for herself before her teeming fans with countless movie roles to her credit. She is also one of the first actresses in Nollywood to invest her money into fashion business which she called B.Wright; at the outfit, she sells Unisex Shirts, Ties, Pocket squares, Cufflinks Boxes and so on. Apart from that, she also has a shop called Wright Affairs, which is meant for selling of Shoes, Bags and different kinds of fashion accessories. The fashion business for her started out of her passion for fashion and she has always been in the business. This especially reflects in her production and that was why she decided to have her own production outfit.
Beautiful Toyin Aimakhu Johnson joined the league of Yoruba actresses who runs Fashion outfit aside acting immediately after her wedding with her Tinsel actor husband, Niyi Johnson.
She opened the fashion store on the Island in highbrow Lekki Lago, and she named it TAJ(Toyin Aimakhu Johnson) Dresses with Clothing set to cater for the sophisticated lady from Casual to Dinner, official as well as other clothing accessories.
When it comes to fashion, Nollywood actress, Mercy Aigbe-Gentry is not found wanting. So, it was no surprise to many when it was reported that she is delving into the highly competitive and lucrative fashion business. To most of her fans, it was something they were expecting from her because of her extreme fashion sense. The delectable actress launched her ‘Mag Divas’ boutique in Lagos IN December 2014.
Undoubtedly, Delta state-born actress and model scout, Rose Odika is one of the most beautiful actresses in Nollywood. Though she features more prominently in the Yoruba movie genre, Ms Odika’s personality and achievements in the entertainment industry reflects in her caliber of A-list colleagues. She got into acting over 3 decades ago and her appearance in her second movie titled “Ododo Eye” made her a household name. That is not even the issue for today. What concerns us today is her fashion outfit in Ibadan. The curvaceous actress rolled out her fashion line, Rose-Jb skin care and fashion house a few years back in Ibadan which is doing well for itself. At Rose JB Fashion, she made any kind of fashion designs. She took the outfit to Miami in Florida, USA for exhibition at the Miami Metropolitan Fashion week in May 2013.
You remember that young girl Araparegangan who was Kunle Afolayan (Aresejabata’s) girlfriend in the yesteryear movie, Saworode? The little Kabira kafidipe is now a big girl making things to happen in the industry. The light skinned babe also owns a fashion outfit.
Folake Shadare is by no means an unknown face in the Nigerian movie industry. A former beauty queen, an actress of note and producer, she started acting in 2005 and stayed on the screen for four years before she travelled abroad with her man. Now back to the country after her sojourn in the United Kingdom, she’s set up a Film Academy where she hopes to train young and aspiring actors and actresses. She has a mega boutique at Micom bus stop in Egbeda Lagos and she named it Flakky’s World.
Shai Designs in Ajah, Lagos is owned by sexy actress, Oluwaseyi Edun. After her University education, Oluwaseyi travelled to Ghana to learn fashion designing and how to make Kente which now put food on her table aside acting. Some of the cloths she uses for her design are Daviva fabrics to make the Kente. Aside selling fabrics and design cloth, she also makes jalamia designs.
Slim but beautiful Tola Ayeni is another actress who runs a big boutique with her shop address at Old Mowo Road, Mosafejo Bustop, Aradagun Badagry, Lagos and the boutique is named “Teebabe world”. Its deals in men shirt like TM,H &C, Wrist watches, Boxers, Perfumes and Ladies wears. Tola got into acting in 2006 through Odunfa caucus and she is doing well for herself.
Another actress in this category is Princess Olatubosun Adenike popularly known as Joke Onibudo, she’s the CEO, Ifedoyin Global Concept that deals in Cinematography, Boutique, Make up, Body therapy, M.C and Event Planning and management with her office at Olukolu Street, Igbo Efon, Lekki, Lagos.
Last on this list is gorgeous looking damsel, Sola Rose, CEO Pik Me Boutique in Surulere, Lagos. She is one of the hot babes in the industry who always wines and dines with the high class people in the society.