Amidst mass immigration to the western world after the second civil war, South Sudanese models such as Alek Wek
were pivotal in pushing these characteristics into high fashion as opposed to being dubbed as 'lanky' and 'frightening' in everyday society.
Orr added that, by becoming part of Opportunity Partners' portfolio WEK
Industries will be better positioned for future growth.
Polymer products company Myers Industries (NYSE:MYE) reported on Tuesday the completion of the divestiture of its WEK
Industries to Industrial Opportunity Partners, owners of Toledo Molding and Die for approximately USD19.5m.
2 (SUNA)- The Press Secretary of the President of South Sudan, Ateng Wek
Ateng, said that the current situation in Juba is full stable, affirming the capability of the People's Army to protect the territories of the Republic of South Sudan.
She said that her perception changed when she discovered Sudanese British supermodel Alek Wek
, and began to believe in her own beauty.
Ateny, spokesman for President Salva Kiir, said the troops had been "congratulated for a job well done".
He could not confirm comments by presidential spokesman Ateny Wek
Ateny that 54 people from the ethnic Dinka group were killed in the raid.
Fans expecting to see modern-day icons such as Helena Christensen, Alek Wek
and Miranda Kerr expressed their disappointment on Twitter.
| Alek Wek
, above left, wears wool cardigan PS79.99, leather trousers PS179.99 and boots as before; Lou Doillon, above, wears blouse PS59.99, trousers PS59.99, and boots as before; and Andreea Diaconu, left, wears jacket PS199.99, T-shirt PS24.99, trousers PS69.99, shoes PS99.99 | Alek Wek
, above left, wears wool cardigan PS79.99, leather trousers PS179.99 and boots as before; Lou Doillon, above, wears blouse PS59.99, trousers PS59.99, and boots as before; and Andreea Diaconu, left, wears jacket PS199.99, T-shirt PS24.99, trousers PS69.99, shoes PS99.99
BRITAIN'S Got Talent finalists The Mend are supporting Little Mix on the UK tour, which begins next wek
at Rhyl's Pavilion Theatre.
Others who appeared on the catwalk included supermodel Alek Wek
and superstar Lady Gaga who hailed the designer as "the greatest milliner in the world".