‘I like looking good without being ridiculous’ --- Emeka Ossai
The first of Chief Felix and Mrs. Gladys Ossai's children, Emeka, had his education at Government College, Ughelli, Delta State. From there, he proceeded to Yaba College of Technology (YABATECH), where he obtained a National Diploma (ND) in Food Technology. He also holds a Bachelor's of Science (B.Sc) degree in Food Technology from the University of Agriculture, Abeokuta (UNAAB). The Utagba-Uno, Ndokwa Local Council of Delta State-born artiste, who has appeared in films such as Mission to Serve; Fast Moves; Dead End; Mysterious; Amina; Venom of Justice; Back to Life among others, is the producer of Thorns of Rose; Checkered Fate; Crossed Road; Comfort Zone, and Life and Death. He was Africa Movie Academy Awards (AMAA) Best Actor in supporting role. He tells DANIEL ANAZIA what fashion means to him.
What is your take on fashion and style?
Both embody on how you want to be seen and regarded outwardly vis-à-vis dresssense, carriage, poise, oratory and general intellect.
What is unique about your style?
Looking good and trendy without being ridiculous.
Favourite fashion piece
There are so many that I can't pick one.
Mudi and Bunor (Nigeria); Armani and Calvin Klein (International).
Blue. I'm very attracted to it.
Favourite signature scent
Narcisso Rodriguez, Hermes… I love their strong smell.
Grooming habits and body care?
What would you not be caught wearing?
What would you consider sexy in both men and women?
For women, beauty and intelligence. While for men, I don't know.
How often do you change your wardrobe?
As often as necessary.
Spaghetti and Pasta
Sincerity and smartness.
Shadiness and lack of efficiency.
Choice travel/holiday destination
Miami, Florida, for its clement weather and the good life.
Most expensive item ever bought and the value
My Volkswagen Touareg SUV (limited edition).
What is on your shopping list this month?
Already shopped for the month.
What would you like to change in Nigeria, if given the opportunity?