When Michelle Obama wore African design label, Maki Oh – MTV Base Meets Michelle Obama

from CP-Africa

July 1, 2013

BY  IN CULTURE

Getting one’s designs worn by U.S. First Lady, Michelle Obama must be every designer’s dream. Michelle Obama recently wore African design label, Maki Oh‘s Adire Tally print shirt from its Spring/Summer 2013 collection during a recent MTV Base Meets..session with African youths.

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During the MTV Base Meets…session, Michelle Obama participated in a live Hangout with a panel of four African youth.

Speaking on behalf of MTV Base, Alex Okosi, Senior Vice President & Managing Director, Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) Africa commented, “Mrs Obama’s involvement in the MTV Base Meets programme reinforces her commitment as an advocate for young people. Her tireless efforts to tackle issues facing the youth – in Africa and around the world – is remarkable, and we are excited to work with her in leveraging our platform to engage with young people on the continent.”

Check out the MTV Base Meets…Google+ Hangout with Michelle Obama below:

VIDEO

http://youtu.be/SRJjSs-F8i4

Link to the article and video: http://www.cp-africa.com/2013/07/01/michelle-obama-maki-oh-mtv-base-meets-michelle-obama/

 

 

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