We here of international supermodels like Giselle Bundchen, Naomi Campbell, Tyra banks etc and of course we also have the “bitches of the moment” Gigi and Bella Hadid, Cara Delavigne, Kendall Jenna and the likes. We also have other supermodels like Yaya Dacoste and Jordan Durn strutting the international Runways.
Below are a list of our own nigerian supermodels who have done great for themselves internationally;
1. OLUCHI ORLANDI
Oluchi Onweagba Orlandi this mother of two is still killing it, she is one of the greatest models to have come out of nigeria and Africa as a whole (aside’s from alek wek and the rest). This former Victoria secret model and gentle touch global ambassador is a force to reckon with in the modelling industry, she has achieved and is still achieving so much, she has appeared in numerous magazine spread, campaign ad’s and various runways. She has worked with various international fashion house. She’s the big fish in the fashion industry.
2. BETTY ADEWOLE
Betty Adewole is killing it internationally, she has being termed the next biggest thing in fashion. This ebony beauty is all over the world, she has appeared in countless international magazine spread like Elle Sweden, runway shows and she has worked with the likes of Tom ford and many others.
3. ADAORA AKUBILO
This 24 year old model was first discovered in a sports illustrated swimsuit competition where the nigerian beauty wowed the judges with her undiluted natural beauty. Since her discovery in 2013, she has graced countless glamour magazines and popular ad campaigns in the united states of america.
4. AGBANI DAREGO
Agbani Darego might be 33 now but she would always be remembered as the first Sub-Saharan African to win the Miss world competition. This super model has gone on to cover countless of glamour magazine’s, she has also being the face of countless campaign ad’s and most recently she opened her own clothing line which deals with casual ready to wear attire.
5. TAMAR AWOBUTU
Tamar Awobutu is probably the face of this time, she definitely used Instagram as a means to re-surge her worth and we are loving it. The Miss Tourism 2004 winner/ winner of top model world wide 2012 is certainly an international star with runway walks, magazine spread and campaign ad’s under her belt.
These are the Top 5 Nigerian supermodels worldwide. What do you think of the selection and ranking? Hit us up in the comment section below.
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