Toronto Fashion Academy targets Nigerian talents

Toronto Fashion Academy

Nigerian talents who are into modelling, fashion, beauty and photography are positioned for a huge opportunity for international collaboration when Toronto Fashion Academy (TFA) holds its skill-building program tagged Fashion 101 in Lagos between April 09 to 14.

The project which has the proud backing of the Nigerian Federal Ministry of Information targets to reach about 1,000 talents in fashion in four key areas namely; styling, modelling, photography and make-up. The event rolls outs with a weeklong Intensive Certificate Master Class with TFA and work with International and Local designer at the Nigeria Edition of International Fashion Encounter.

Of the 1,000 participants, four lucky talents will win an all-expense paid opportunity to intern and work with TFA at Canada Fashion Week & Africa Fashion week.

Speaking about the event, Abi Goodman, CEO, OZ Consulting Firm & OZ Management Firm who are the official representative of TFA in Africa explained that bringing TFA to Nigeria is in line with the goal of her organization to connect African talents to the world.

In 2017, Goodman and her team successfully worked with Canadian Government in facilitating the visitation of His Imperial Majesty Oni Adewusi of Ife as part of Canada150 Celebration. It has also facilitated several tours of Nigerian artistes across Canada such as Flavour in three cities tours which became one of the most successful tour from Nigeria community in Canada. It also organized the charity match tagged Match4IDPs that took over Kano with the support over 50,000 fans and Kano State Government.

Applications for the programme has been declared open and will run through to March 16. To register, interested person will register via

The Toronto Fashion Academy (TFA) was designed to perfect the true quality of artists within the Fashion Industry. It is the only academy in Canada, which caters to training in High Fashion Modeling, Fashion Styling, Fashion Design, Make-up Artistry and Fashion Photography. These Academies were perfected under one roof in accordance to our industry experts.

TFA believes in providing a training institute that not only refines the ability to learn the basics of your profession, but also to work in an environment that helps build your portfolio for future projects. TFA believes in teaching the students how to walk, before they can learn to run. Toronto Fashion Academy has 3 divisions within its umbrella, teaching & portfolio building, designer representation, corporate marketing & sponsorship collaborations. The specialize in working in a fashion environment and provide precise business to consumer packages within our portfolio of events & campaigns


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