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Who Is Toyin Lawani, The Founder Of Tiannah Place Empire?

Toyin Lawani is a Nigerian fashion designer, stylist, interior designer, and entrepreneur. She is well-known for her profession Tiannah Place Empire, of which she is the founder and CEO.

Early Life & Education

Toyin Lawani was born on March 1, 1982, in Lagos, Nigeria, to Atinuke Babalola and Olanrewaju Lawani. Her father, Olanrewaju Lawani, was a politician who served under General Yakubu Gowon. Her mother, on the other hand, was a successful American textile businesswoman. Her grandfather was a police commissioner, and her grandmother is the Regent of Ekiti State’s Ikole Ekiti. Toyin Lawani earned a bachelor’s degree in English from the University of Lagos. She attended the Oprah Benson Beauty Institute in Nigeria and the Carlton Beauty Institute in London. Toyin Lawani earned a certificate and a license to practice as a cosmetologist after graduating from Korea’s John Yim Beauty School.


Toyin Lawani began her entrepreneurial career while she was still an undergraduate. When she was 16 years old, she opened a little supermarket, a boutique, and a spa. Tiannah Place Empire was founded by Toyin Lawani, who also serves as its CEO. With her labels, she has made a name for herself in the fashion industry.

Banky W, Funke Akindele, Wizkid, Tiwa Savage, D’PrinceKeri HilsonCiaraNatalie Nunn, and others are among the Nigerian superstars for whom she has styled garments. Toyin Lawani is the designer of Denim Agbada’s Dream Collection, The Transformer Collection, Face Collection, Asiko Collection, Ready To Wear Collection, and many other collections.

She was a guest judge at the Lagos edition of Next Top Designer and the creative director of Exquisite Magazine. Tiannah Styling Fashion Academy and Tiannah’s Glow are two of Toyin Lawani’s businesses.

Personal Life

On February 14, 2021, Toyin Lawal and Segun Wealth got engaged. She was first in a relationship with Lord Trigg whom she had a son named Lord Maine. She also has a daughter named Tiannah. It was also rumoured sometimes that Toyin Lawani was in love with the Lagos State Commissioner for Infrastructure, Segun Oniru and also Taiwo Afolabi.


Who is Toyin Lawani’s husband?


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The celebrity stylist is married to Segun Adebayo, better known as Segun Wealth. He is a Nigerian photographer and a masked musician. The two got engaged on 14 February 2021 and tied the knot on 12 June 2021. Together they have a daughter who was born in 2021.

Toyin was previously engaged to artist Lord Trigg. The two share a son named Lord Maine Tennor. They split in 2016. Her firstborn is a 17-year-old daughter called Tiannah from her first marriage. She was rumoured to have dated Taiwo Afolabi and Segun Oniru, a former Lagos State Commissioner for Infrastructure.


Raped at 15

Toyin recently revealed some shocking details about her life.

In an interview with Chude Jideonwo, the Real Housewives of Lagos star said she left home at a young age as a result of an unsavoury experience.

“When I was 15, I got raped by one of my uncles. It was so bad for me. I couldn’t tell my mum. Do you know when someone bullies you to the extent that you can’t talk?

I opened up to one of my aunties, and she took me to Ibadan where they tried to get rid of the pregnancy. The pregnancy was about five months already because I didn’t tell anyone. It was around that time that I was to get admission to UNILAG.


Net Worth

Toyin Lawani is a stunning designer with a net worth of $5million. Although, her net worth has not been verified on Forbes. Some unverified sources even reported that she recently purchased a property in Lekki for 300 million naira.


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