The first edition of the international festival on Guinean fashion called "COFAM festival" was officially launched this Thursday, February 7 in Conakry in the presence of guests from Guinea and abroad to attend this great cultural event.
This festival will continue until February 10, will allow professionals and cultural actors to discover new talent for the promotion of Guinean fashion, but also and above all allow the winners of this contest to represent Guinea in other national and international competitions.
In her speech, the director of '' Conakry Fashion '' presented the project that aims to promote Guinean fashion, before revealing the activities planned during this event during these four days.
"We have three days through this meeting followed by the duel between the professionals of the chisel of gold. The chisel of gold, for those who do not know it, is to find real talent through a contest that will bring together the talents of the chisel that will be on the program tomorrow night at the Belvedere, she said.
Binta Bah said that this project is for his magazine, a way to contribute to the promotion of Guinean culture in general and in particular in the field of fashion, beauty of celebrity. She said that five of the winners of the gold chisel contest will go to Guinea in the sub-region, particularly in Mali, Benin and Senegal for these kinds of meetings.
On Friday's program, the public will be treated to the shock of the golden scissors, followed by the grand final scheduled at the Kaloum Hotel and a fashion show, as well as performances by several artists including Amadou Sodia, Tiranké Sidimé and Lama Sidibé who will complete this first edition of the international festival Conakry Fashion.