Zarita Fashi Academy Is Abuja’s ly Fashi Academy with a Joint Certificati with the Natial Open University of Nigeria offering Professial Fashi Courses. This Prestigious Fashi Academy Is Owned by Abuja gorgeous Fashiista and Entrepreneurial Guru Mrs. Stella-Rita Awelle Asogwa Popularly Known as Mrs. Larita an Ecomic Graduate of Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Who Is Also a Graduate of the Beauty Academy Ld
Mrs. Larita Asogwa is an indigene of Imo State Nkwerre Local Government but born in Ilorin,
Kwara State She Is The Owner Of Marcoriano Chinese Restaurant Abuja and Zarita kouture.
Her beauty and fashi career started when she started selling Marykay products before traveling to the UK to learn beauty therapy in Ld which she came back to start giving beauty services like facials and skin care to clients in her house. in 2009, she took the business into a rented shop @911 mall Usama street of Ghana street maitama abuja w she also decided to also set up the Larita’s
beauty spa and sal and professially going into the sal & spa business.
Tafter in the year 2010 she went into the food business as a restaurateur setting up Marcoriano Chinese restaurant in maitama which started when Mrs StellaRita and her husband had their meal at the restaurant in Victoria Island, Lagos and immediately fell in love with the food and decided they would like to buy into the company and that is how they bought the franchise called Marcopolo Chinese restaurant which ran successfully from 2010 to 2013 before they signed off and ended the franchise and started with Marcoriano Chinese restaurant, which is running successfully till date.
However her fashi line and fashi academy were created in 2012 due to her love for fashi which started since childhood that ly grew more and more with time and exposed her to the fashi world, making her crave more and more to express her fashi senses to the world because she always dreamt and wanted to work for the biggest fashi companies in the world like Vogue, Cosmopolitan, Elle and the likes, her fashi ic is Victoria beckham “as her chic, polished look is just my style” she says. She decided to go into fashi professially after she got the visi to start up the clothing line which led to the visualizati of setting up a fashi academy as a way of ctributing to the skill empowerment of Nigerian youths and in turn ctribute to the growth of the Nigerian fashi industry which is a viable source of wealth creati and women empowerment.
She says it gives her great joy to see people who had no skill or prior knowledge in sewing or makeup and then few weeks later you see the pieces they have created and you can ly marvel and thank god.
Mrs Asogwa’s love and passi for business has earned her many local and
internatial recognitis and awards:
The 2010 Fct Business Excellence Award- For Best Beauty Sal
Of The Year.
Fct 2010 Business Excellence Award- For Emerging Female Ceo Of The Year.
Queen Esther Award – For Excellent Entrepreneurial Skills.
Corporate Women Of Excellence Award For Business Persality Of The Year.
Global Leader Of Integrity Merit Award For Courage In Character
Patriotism And Humanitarian Leadership.
Cferred Fellow In The Institute Of Brand Management Of Nigeria
Gold Leadership Award In Corporate Management &Amp; Governance, Nov, 2012.
Named As e Of The “50 Most Excelling Abu Graduates” By The Vanguard .
The Guardian Newspapers (May 2012) named her e of The “Distinguished Women Of Substance In Nigeria” By The Guardian Newspaper (June 2012).
Named As e Of The “20 Most Outstanding Women In Nigeria” By The Leadership Newspaper (July 2012).
Premium Designer Award By Mr Ideal Nigeria, 2013.
Female Designer Of The Year Award By Ambassador For Peace, 2013.
Fast Rising Female Designer Of The Year Award By You Magazine 2014.
Member African Business Executives Network (Abenet)
Member Creative Entrepreneurs Associati.