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GAH-AWARDS to train Nigerians in Fashion Skills Acquisition

By Maria Diamond
03 December 2022   |   8:45 am
Based on how lucrative the fashion industry has become globally, GAH-AWARDS is set to kick off its empowerment programme for 100 emerging designers who are passionate about becoming fashion entrepreneurs.

Based on how lucrative the fashion industry has become globally, GAH-AWARDS is set to kick off its empowerment programme for 100 emerging designers who are passionate about becoming fashion entrepreneurs.

The Founder of GAH-AWARDS and the General Managing Director of the GMYT Group, a non-governmental organisation dedicated to the economic development of women and youths through skill acquisition, Princess Kelechi Oghene revealed that for its 2023 goal, GAH-AWARDS aims to raise N700, 000,000 in partnership with GMYT Fashion Academy to provide free hybrid skill-acquisition training, hostel accommodation, start-up capital, free sewing machines and other services to 1000 women and youths through the GMYT Foundation.
  
Oghene said: “GAH-AWARDS will also host the 10th graduation ceremony of GMYT Fashion Academy, featuring over 200 entrepreneurs debuting in 2023.
“With the GAH-AWARDS initiative channeled through GMYT Foundation, a large percentage of Nigerian unemployed youths will be emancipated from crime, violence, discrimination, and other social vices.”