Mumini Fashion Empire, a fashion pioneer, has been awarded the African Fashion Designer Award (Afdaworld) Fashionpreneur 2023, in the category of African Fashion Brand of the Year, beating out nine other brands from Nigeria, Ghana, Tanzania, Uganda, Malawi, and Cameroon. Mumini was also nominated in the categories of African Fashion Stylist of the Year and African Fashion Designer of the Year as part of the award's sixth edition.
The event was held at the Oriental Hotel in Lagos on November 19, 2023, and brought together emerging and established brands, businesses, and individuals from across the African continent. Mumini, which was recently showcased at London Fashion Week, is owned by Abdel Mumini, the heir to the empire, which was founded by his father.
In a celebratory post, Mumini dedicated his award to his family, voters, and team, who have been his support system.