The CEO / Founder
mrs. Princess Kelechi Oghene
MD/CEO Of GMYT Fashion Academy
Founder Of GMYT Foundation
CEO Of GMYT African Humanitarian
Awards & Fashion Show
PRINCESS KELECHI OGHENE is the Executive Director OF GMYT FASHION ACADEMY, a foremost fashion institution well-known for it’s giant strides in the fashion industry evidenced by the training and creation of new generation fashion which in active collaboration with the GMYT FASHION ACADEMY, has been able to conduct free entrepreneurial sessions, seminars and workshops for women and has trained
over 200 women and countless youths on scholarships, she has single-handedly empowered 200 women with an Industrial Machine each through her proclaimed Initiative, GMYTFoundation.
In keeping with her commitment to eradicate poverty by training and empowering women with the necessary skill-set to thrive and become financially independent, PRINCESS KELECHI OGHENE has resolved to increase the number of beneficiaries of the 2019 GMYT FOUNDATION Entrepreneurial programme and has indeed commenced training of over 500 women that aspire to be Fashion designers. The beneficiaries ofthis scheme will be trained in various aspects of fashion and business knowledge required to manage and sustain also their respective fashion businesses.
The Advisory Board
mr. chike ogeah
vice chairman SAHCOL,
former commissioner for
information delta state
Chike is a 1983 graduate of Psychology and a 1988 graduate of Law, both from the University of Lagos and Barrister at Law in 1990, from the Nigerian Law School.After practicing as a Legal Practitioner for a number of years with Sofunde, Osakwe, Ogundipe & Belgore (Legal Practitioners), he started his own Law Practice, Ogeah & Co.
With a keen interest in Governance and International relations, Chike moved on to work in the Presidency of the Federal Republic of Nigeria and also worked in the National Planning Commission, in the capacity of Special Assistant to two Chief Economic Advisers to the President. Early career successes in Government were followed with an appointment as the National Coordinator of the successful, States Economic Empowerment Development Strategy (SEEDS). Chike then proceeded to work as a Facilitating Consultant in the Office of the Millennium Development Goals also within the Presidency.
DR. IDEH ELISHAMA
the ever present ministries
partnership for a new
Dr.Elishama Rosemary Ideh is a called Evangelist that operates with a distinct prophetic apostolic voice unto the Nations.She is the president/founder of Christ The Ever Present Ministry(CTEM)Lagos,a faith based organization that provides succor and hope for the hurting and the lost generation through CTEM.She is also the initiator of Partnership For A New Nigeria(PFANN)a social advocacy group committed to awakening the consciousness of all Nigerians towards engendering the birth of A NEW NIGERIA and the realization of God’s Agenda for Nigeria.She is also the founder of Elishama Ideh Ministries(Mentoring Women,Raising Leaders) ElishamaIdehMinistries.com
She is a minister,author,a much sought after conference speaker,philanthropist,enterpreneur,media personality,political activist and a social crusader.A mother of three,Evangelist Elishama holds a B.A in Mass Communication from Bowie State College(Now-Bowie State University)Maryland USA.She is currently into full-time ministry
prince adedapo adelegan
president and chairman of
council of the nigerian-british chamber
of commerce, gubernatorial candidate for the ondo
state election under the african democratic congress (ADC).
Adedapo Oluwaseyi Adelegan is a Marketer and PR Consultant per excellence with a vision amongst other things, to positively influence and impart the world with the investment of his personality. Through sheer ingenuity and demonstration of professionalism coupled with a passion for the advancement of Africa, Adedapo Adelegan, the Managing Director, PR Africa International, has distinguished himself in the area of public relations.
Mr. Adelegan’s foray into entrepreneurship started with his successful planning and execution of Lekki Sunsplash, Africa’s biggest musical event in 1988. This concert led to a radical re-engineering that changed the Nigerian musical scene. Conceptualized, packaged and promoted by DP Lekki Limited, the concert was created as a podium and vehicle for introducing and harnessing the abundant talents in the nation’s music industry.
A proven academic and a rare breed, Adedapo Adelegan fuses irrepressible entrepreneurial flair with strong corporate leadership. By taking over PR Africa International and transforming it from an industry laggard to a pre-eminent position in the industry, he carved a niche for himself with his now legendary knack for turn-around management and visionary leadership.
REV. MRS. LAURIE IDAHOSA
co-founder, nathan american
academy & big ben’s
Rev. Mrs. Laurie Whetstone- Idahosa was born in Wilmington, Delaware, USA in a Pastors home. She married Bishop F.E. Benson Idahosa in 2002. They have been blessed with four sons, Benson (2007, deceased) Feb Jr. (2008), Nathaniel (2011) and Judah (2013.)
She has traveled to over 40 countries with renowned ministries, spreading the gospel. She graduated from the School of Biblical Studies and the School of Ministerial Training in New Castle, DE and received her Bachelors in Christian Ministry from Chesapeake Bible College and Seminary in Maryland, USA. She also trained as a missionary, an Emergency Medical Technician, First Aid and CPR instructor and a Disaster Relief Responder. She is a gifted event manager, real estate investor and has owned several successful businesses. She is trilingual in Spanish, Pidgin and English. Since 2003, Rev. Laurie is currently the Director of Campus Life Division and member of Executive Management in Benson Idahosa University.
mrs. Katerina Gould
pR / Marketing professional and
Awarded fashion Designer.
CEO PR & kate gould brand
(london). member of woman in
pR UK, PRCA UK.
A graduate of McGill University and the University of Oxford, Minister Gould is passionate about public service and international development. Before her election as the Member of Parliament for Burlington, she worked as a trade and investment specialist for the Mexican Trade Commission in Toronto, a consultant for the Migration and Development Program at the Organization of American States in Washington, D.C., and spent a year volunteering at an orphanage in Mexico.
Minister Gould has deep roots in her hometown of Burlington, Ontario, and is an active member of the community and an advocate for women’s issues and affordable housing. She has volunteered with and actively supports the Iroquoia Bruce Trail Club, the Burlington chapter of the Canadian Federation of University Women, the Mississauga Furniture Bank, Halton Women’s Place, and other local organizations.
Agnes Edo-osagie is an accountant with an Msc degree in banking and Finance from London metropolitan university and a qualified prince2 project manager. I have wide experience working internationally (in the region of Emea, American, Asia Pacific and African. I enjoy working and analysis financial.
mr. Nonso Anyanwu
ICT/E-Commerce Supervisor at GMYT Fashion Academy
Mr Anyanwu Chinonso was born in Abia state. He is a graduate of Michael Okpara University of agriculture umudike where he studied computer engineering.
He is skilled in graphic designing, content writing and digital marketing.
mr. Adeleke Solomon
ICT/E-Commerce Personnel at GMYT fashion Academy
Michael Ayodele Ogunmiloro
ICT/E-Commerce Personnel at GMYT Fashion Academy
Michael Ayodele Ogunmiloro was born on November 10 1985, he is an information technologist from national open university and also a software engineer from Aptech computer education, he studied Portuguese language at Universidade de Brasilia in Brazil. He is married with a daughter and holds the position of Ict/E-commerce Personnel.
mr. Akinyemi Omosule
Level 3 ICT/E-Commerce Personnel at GMYT fashion academy
Mr Akinyemi Omosule was born in Lagos State on the 7th July 1996. He his an undergraduate of Oduduwa University where he is studying Computer science, He is a passionate, visual art story-teller with a strong desire to deliver world-class photography and also a Redhat Linux administrator
store Accountant / Customer Service
MR. Abiri Abdul-Afeez
Head of School at GMYT fashion Academy
ABIRI ABDUL -AFEEZ is from Edo State ,Etsako West local government area, He was born on July 18. Abdul Afeez is a fashion designer and Pattern instructor/ Pattern Consultant/Pattern interpreter with Gmyt Fashion Academy for over 5 years , He is the Head Of School (H.O.S) of the Academy. He is a graduate of Business Administration and Management from Federal Polytechnich Auchi.
Project Manager at GMYT fashion Academy
Onoda Joy is from Enugu State and was born in Lagos State on 2nd of February.
She is a Patternist/ Fashion Consultant/ Facilitator and Project Manager of the Academy. She has Diploma in Public Administration and Pattern Drafting. She is an alumna of the Academy and has been with the company for over 3years.
Mrs Folakemi Akinrinade
Facilitator and welfare Project supervisor at GMYT fashion Academy
Folakemi Akinrinade is a fashion Designer/ Consultant/ pattern maker and facilitator from Osun state, Nigeria.
Folakemi is 35 year old,, founder of the brand MGCOUTURE. she had her first degree at Ladoke Akintola University of Technology with Bachelor’s in Agricultural Economics and Extension before delving into fashion industry.
Facilitator and Pattern Drafting instructor at GMYT fashion Academy
Kofoworola Agboola is a 31 year old graduate in BSc Economics from Ogun State. She is a Fashion designer, Coach and Consultant. She currently works as a Fashion design Facilitator at GMYT FASHION ACADEMY
She as worked in the fashion industry for 7 years, First as a Fashion designer and pattern making instructor at koffykombs clothings
Later,as a Fashion Consultant at DEOLA SAGOE LIMITED, A pattern maker and Production supervisor at TUBO , OSC Mass production company and House of Gold Fashion house. Her ultimate goal is to keep growing and using her skills and experience to serve and work in the fashion industry.
level 3 Staff
HOD and Pattern Drafting instructor at GMYT fashion Academy
Abiodun Olamilekan is from Ogun state, a technical pattern maker, a facilitator at gmyt fashion Academy and head of department for academic studies. A BS.c holder in accounting-education. He has skill-set in visual merchandising, he has achieved a lot in different aspect of fashion works such as creative fashion management course, team mastery certificate from Udemy.
Mrs Amakor, Oluchi Esther
Facilitator and welfare assistant at GMYT fashion Academy
Mrs Amakor, Oluchi Esther. is a facilitator in this prestigious Fashion Academy with 2 years and half working experience, and happen to be the welfare assistant.
She is an alumni of Gmyt Fashion Academy 2018 session. She also did a 3 month internship in this Academy. She loves skills a lot and her love for this have granted her lots of techniques in the field of arts and crafts along side to the Fashion industry.
She graduated from the university of Lagos in 2006 with a Bachelor’s degree in English Language.
She uses her positive attitude and her tiring energy to discharge her duties accordingly.
She is married with 4 children and inspired daily by them.
manual Illustration Instructor at GMYT fashion Academy
HOD Manual Illustration Instructor at GMYT fashion Academy