[caption id="attachment_6403" align="alignleft" width="333" caption="Abah Folawiyo, top sociate and mother of Mr. Segun Awolowo Jnr. is set to mark her 70th birthday"][/caption]By Niyi Tabiti
One of the matriarch of high street fashion in Nigeria, Hajia Abah Folawiyo would be marking her 70th birthday tomorrow. Mrs. Folawiyo according to information at the disposal of gistmaster.com, would be celebrating her birthday anniversary with friends and business associates.
Few days ago, Hajia Folawiyo was at the talk of the town 60th birthday party hosted in honour of her friend, Mrs. Folorunsho Alakija. The event took place at the new Convention Centre of Eko Hotel and Suites in Victoria Island.
Mrs. Folawiyo is the mother of Segun Awolowo Jnr., and wife to late billionaire, Alhaji Iyanda Wahab Folawiyo. She use to own Labanella, a popular fashion house in Surulere that caters for the elite Nigerians. She is very close to the likes of Senator Ita Giwa, Mrs. Oprah Benson and several others.
The Nigerian fashion community would grace the event in celebration of one of their own. Sisi Abah as many prefer to call her, is admired on account of the way she turn out at events despite her age.
She is got packaging,the right carriage and the feel of true fashionista.