Nigerian comedian, Abisi Emmanuel, popularly known as Nasty Blaq, has inked a first-of-a-kind international endorsement deal with the Emirati fashion brand Run Fashion.
The multi-talented comedian, actor, content creator, and video editor is best known for his skits on Instagram and Youtube, and it is no surprise that he is crossing over to fashion, looking at his great fashion sense.
The comic star announced the big news to his 2.9 million Instagram followers on Friday, November 11, 2022, saying:
“I’m excited to announce my collaboration with @Runisfashion (Dubai, UAE) as Brand Ambassador and also the launch of our first Fashion Collection. It’s always been my dream to crossover my comedy from social media to influencing brands with relatable products. I love fashion so this collabo is a dream come true. And the amazing part is, we’re still keeping the African vibe in the collection with adire and other local prints. It’s young, urban, stylish, and authentically African. Check out the awesome collection on the Run is a Fashion website.”
The unisex fashion collection which is inspired by Nasty Blaq, includes jackets, joggers, and t-shirts, all taking full advantage of the remarkable spread of colors, with some items utilizing local fabric like adire and other prints.
The Emirati fashion brand Run Fashion is headquartered in Dubai, UAE, but it has a fast-growing presence on the African continent. The fashion brand is young, urban and stylish, and authentically African, everything that Nasty Blaq represents.
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