Nigerian born-and-based Papa Oyeyemi doesn’t follow the crowds of western designers. He keeps to his roots, despite fierce criticism from them. But fighting against the haters only makes him stronger, and since starting, he has launched more brands in addition to Maxivive
and is rapidly expanding. But whilst others copy, he doesn’t complain. Instead, he praises them for finally realising what he was trying to do all along. Could he be the next iconic voice for his generation?