Winners at the Divas of Colour 2017 awards.

The star studded Divas of Colour 2017 International women’s festival, saw an array of great women from around the globe. High profile guests and award nominees and winners include; Sandra Martin of Channel 4Googlebox, British 400m champion, Lesley Owusu, Hon Cecilia Ogwal, Prof. Rotimi Jaiyesimi , Baroness Rosalind Howells, Nollywood stars; Producer and scriptwriter Tolu Yesufu, Producer and president of Nollywood actors and producers guild UK, Theodora Ibekwe, Producer Rhoda Wilson, Executive Director and Co-founder of WorldRemit, Catherine Wines, amongst many others.


The winners and recognition recipients for this year’s awards are;

Divas of Colour 2017


Lifetime Achiever

Baroness Floella Benjamin.

Baroness Rosalind Howells

Women of Honour

Hon Cecilia Ogwal

Olutayo Arikawe.

Sponsor Appreciation

WorldRemit   – Premium sponsor

Man of The Year

Prince Ezem Ihenacho

Young Achiever

Zuriel Oduwole

Influencer Diva

Yasmin Ali

Inspirational Diva

Caroline Odogwu

Leadership Diva

Olutayo Arikawe

Entrepreneur Diva

Morenike Ajayi

International Diva

Kanya King MBE

Diva Presenter

Leah Charles-King

Diva Artiste

Yolanda Brown

Diva Makeup Artist

Trish Rawlins

Outstanding Diva

Zoe Bennett

Sports Diva

Lesley Owusu

Rising Diva

Georgia Fihosy

(Divas of Colour 2017 Diva Model Winner )

Rhesa Owusu

(Divas of Colour 2017 Diva Brand Winner)

Xsandys Hair and Beauty

(Divas of Colour 2017 Diva Designer)

Studio DMaxsi by Afua Sam.


Images will follow shortly.

Dates set for 2018 International women’s festival are 24 and 25th March 2018. Which will launch Divas of Colour week as a 2 days festival with fashion show and tradeshows on day one and Awards dinner on day two. This s due to popular demand and listening to the needs of clients and guests.

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See you next year and congratulations to all the winners.

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