Olive Gachara
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Couture Africa and Lions Den investor, Olive Gachara has come under fire after her publication was named for being among the publications that fail to pay models or delay with payment.

The chief editor chose to answer questions on twitter under the hash tag Ask Olive but Kenyans could notĀ  understand how she couldĀ  be an investor in the lions Den yet she is unable to pay models and even her writers in couture Africa.

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She however answered that the two were two different entities with their own standing.

People questioned her ability to be able to invest in business, some said she was not a real millionaire as she claims.

Olive Gachara said that the delay in payment from her company was not out of discrimination or malice but was because of the payment structures within her company.She said that her company was working towards improvements of the payment structures for models.

She said that she is dedicated to having solutions to the problem as she will continue to engage models both with the Magazines and in her events.

Last week beauty queen Sheila Kanini highlighted the plight of models, She said that brands and agencies were financially exploiting medals yet they like any other person have bills to pay.

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