Nigerian athlete and reality TV star, Mike Edwards has bagged an ambassadorial deal with Italian luxury fashion house, Emporio Armani.
Emporio is a fashion brand created as a sub-shoot of Giorgio Armani founded in 1975.
Mike Edwards took to his Twitter page on Friday, September 2, to announce that he has become a face of Emporio Armani.
He shared a video which showed him on a large display banner modeling as the face of the luxury brand.
The Big Brother Naija 2019 finalist stated that he never saw a future where he would ever bg such a huge deal.
He wrote; ”Never in a million years could I have predicted that I’d become the face of EMPORIO ARMANI ‘STRONGER WITH OUD’ ❤️
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See his post:
Never in a million years could I have predicted that I’d become the face of EMPORIO ARMANI ‘STRONGER WITH OUD’ ❤️— Mike Edwards (@aireyys) September 2, 2022
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Similarly, Italian-Senegalese TikTok celebrity, Khaby Lame has shared a motivational post about why people should never stop believing in their dreams.
The internet sensation, whose real name is Khabane Lame was a laid-off as a factory worker in Italy at the peak of the coronavirus pandemic in 2020.
He went back to his family’s home and began spending hours each day posting videos to TikTok under the name Khaby Lame despite the urging of his Senegalese father to apply for other jobs.
Without ever uttering a word in any of his videos, the social media star eventually became the most followed person on TikTok.
He was said to be worth $13 million as at July 2022 after making big bucks through content creation for brands and companies.
In a recent post on his Twitter page, Khaby shared a video of the time he was till working at the factory that sacked him.
Another part of the clip showed him walking on the streets of Italy and looking at a big signage of him as a model for Hugo Boss.
He wrote; ”Never stop growing and always believe in your dreams I love you all ❤️”