As the tide of unemployment and underemployment blows stronger in our nation (Nigeria), and in situations where youth unemployment has risen by 18.8%, there is need for youth empowerment. This led to the Beauty and Event Exhibition initiative where youth entrepreneurs and start-ups come together to showcase their products and services to the world and enable them increase sales and building wider clientele base.
Beauty and Event Exhibition (BEE) is a fair organized by Miola Artistry and Yosi Cosmetics (formerly T-Series Cosmetics). These are two beauty and event-based organizations that are strongly passionate about health, beauty, fashion, and glamour. In addition, they are bent on reducing the vices that youths are entangled with in the society including, cultism, drug abuse, prostitution, political violence, thereby engaging them with responsible and productive profession. They are also specialized in health and beauty education so as to solve health challenges for male and female in all age groups. BEE is an annual program focused on empowering at least five hundred youths in different vocations by imparting skillful knowledge in them to startup their professions with.
Beauty and Event Exhibition (BEE) intends to bring to limelight some ingenious and adroit professions like Fashion Design, Makeup and Makeover Artistry, Adire/Kampala Crafts, Gadget Designs, Beads Making, Aso Oke Craft, Fascinator and Hat designs, Pottery, Photography, Event Decoration, Catering, Soap Making, cocktail drinks, shoe making
Creating wealth through beauty and art in young entrepreneurs all around Africa.
Helping youths bolster creativity and innovation in beauty and art.
Building a network of visionary young entrepreneurs all around beauty and art.
Beauty and Event Exhibition BEE 2018 in August 2018 (17th – 19th August, 2018).
Skills acquisition on different crafts and vocations for intending trainees during the exhibition.
We intend to make this program free for all participants and displayed items will be bought at discounted prices. Participation will be really affordable and enjoyable for all. Certificates of Participation will be issued to all participants that will be duly signed by our sponsor(s) after their vocational training is completed at the program.
In addition, awards for sponsorship recognition will be given to our sponsor(s), awards of excellence will be given to participants that excel in our various talent hunts, beauty pageant, and other competitions by our sponsor(s).
Beauty and Event Exhibition (BEE) 2017 was a colourful and eventful experience despite the planning was just in two months. Although it was an overall success, there could have been more successes recorded if the planning started early enough. The exhibition was held at Panseke Open Park (aka Skating Ground) in Abeokuta on Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th August, 2017.
With a working budget of One Million Naira (N1,000,000), we were able to effectively organize the maiden edition of a Beauty and Event Exhibition which is first of its kind in Nigeria.
We enjoyed some privileges from Ogun State Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Ogun State Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Development, and MTN Nigeria for the two-day event. Our picture gallery speaks about the event.