Tag Archives: Model

Model Focus: Edwina from Osun State in Nigeria

Born in Osun State in 1996 and moved to the UK in 2013, Edwina has been building her modelling portfolio while laying the foundations for a business career in later life. We caught up with her at a recent catwalk training session and had the chance to find out more …

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Model Focus – Jainaba Fofana from Gambia

It’s been a long journey from the market town of Farafenni, near the Gambian border with Senegal, to the London catwalk, but that is the kind of journey that Jainaba Fofana has successfully completed. Africa Fashion managed to catch up with her at a recent charity event, courtesy of the Black Afro …

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Oluchi – Queen of Africa’s Next Top Model panel

After entering the ‘Face of Africa’ competition at 17 years old, Oluchi Orlandi was thrust from a quiet Lagos-life as the daughter of a nurse, into the multi-national world of modelling in New York – where she still lives today.  In 2008, her life turned full circle as a $50,000 contract …

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