The fashion industry in Nigeria is a multi-billion industry. The industry has gone so far, we have stars like Beyonce, Michelle Obama and more rocking Nigerian pieces.
In all these, there are the models, those really stunning people with perfect bone structures, perfect height, perfect skin tone and poise. They bring the designers vision to life and looking good, glamorous and sexy is their job.
In Nigeria, modelling is huge. We have major Agencies like Beth models, Raw models, Few models, Isis models, Fuse and more. They give people platforms , jobs and opportunities. It’s no surprise a lot of Nigerian models are doing amazingly well internationally and locally.
In this piece, we’re spotlighting top female models in Nigeria at the moment. People who get to walk for the best designers and done jobs internationally and locally.
In no particular order, these are the top 12 female models in Nigeria rights now…
1. MAYOWA NICOLAS.
Mayowa needs no introduction, she has been spotlighted here before. She won elite model look alongside Victor Ndigwe. She has gone on to do amazing things internationaIly, even walking Victoria’s secret show this year. Most coveted show by all models.
2. QUEEN ONYEMACHI.
Queen won Nigeria next supermodel competition years back under isis models. She has gone on to do amazing shows internationally, walking in London, Paris, Milan and New York. She is presently under Raw models, Nigeria.
3. OLAMIDE OGUNDELE
Olumide is signed to Few models Nigeria. She has done major fashion shows in milan, paris and Nigeria.
4. CYNTHIA ABDULAHI
Cynthia worn Nigeria Next supermodel under isis and has been doing well since then. She has walked internationaIly and presently in New York.
5. TARMAR AWOBOTU
Tamar is big in Nigeria and Capetown. With a body to die for, she has done major shows and campaigns. Also won world model competition.
6. IMADE OGBEWI
This beauty came from Isis and blew us away. She has walked in milan and paris.
7. OLOLADE ADUNNY
Under raw models, Ololade got attention from International modelling agencies and immediately internationaI. She has walked in London, Paris and milan for major designers.
8. CHIKA EMMANUEL
Chika won elite model look in 2012. She has gone on to walk internationaIly and locally. She’s always the first choice for campaigns under beth models.
9. OYINYE EMESOBA
This melanin Diva is under Beth models. She won a beauty pageant in unilag. She has done major campaigns for Polo Avenue, Andrea Iyamah and more.
10. UJU MARSHALL.
With her striking looks and height, Uju is doing well for herself. She is always a choice at major shows in Nigeria.
11. Elizabeth Ayodele.
Elizabeth is under Few models and has already gone International. Walking in Paris, London and milan.
12. RUTH AKERELE
Also under few models, this beauty is doing amazing things in Paris, milan and London.