Nigeria modest fashion designer and CEO of Kenny Jones Designs, Mr Kehinde Olayiwola recently in Lagos marked the 25 years’ existence of his fashion line. At the event which coincided with his birthday, the award-winning designer awarded some members of his staffs as well as individuals who had impacted his life one way or the other since the establishment of his fashion outfit.
The designer who started his company in 1992, dedicated the event to the glory of God who he claimed directed those receiving awards towards him. In his words “I can’t but be thankful, I remember there was a time I could not afford to buy a sewing machine, but today God has changed my story”.
Kenny Jones Design has for years been the personal designer of juju music legend Ebenezer Obey who also received an award, others that received award for their impact include; Bishop David Oyedepo, Pastor J.T. Kalejaiye, Hon. Dr Samuel Adejare (Lagos State Commissioner for Environment), Senator Solomon Olamilekan Adeola (Yayi), Reverend Sola Rotimi who flew in from his USA base for the event.
The award recipients described the CEO of Kenny Jones Designs as a very hardworking young man who always aspires to be the best in the industry.