As a singer, songwriter, actress, and hip-hop queen, Nicki Minaj has spent her career juggling a multitude of roles, and her latest move brings her into yet another creative sphere—modeling. Signing to Wilhelmina’s celebrity division, Minaj becomes the latest star to add professional posing to her repertoire.
When it comes to spotting the right talent in modeling in Kenya, it’s pretty easy to confuse a socialite wannabe for a model. They all pose for pictures, the only difference being one is a form of art while the other is just a shortcut to fame.
A few weeks ago I came across this amazingly endowed Caribbean girl on Instagram, and instantly fell in love with her style and passion for modeling. I must admit that success is sexy, and a girl who’s really working hard towards making it in life is an instant turn on to me. For Onika, modeling wasn’t her thing since she didn’t believe in herself. She never thought she would look good behind the camera.
Our model of the Week is the lovely Nontobeko Sangweni from Hammarsdale, Durban, in South Africa. She is a 22-year-old media student in the marketing and radio week.
As you may have noticed, most of my featured interviewees are both trendy and got their visual style right. I go through a process before I can choose who is to appear on Best Model Reviews Africa, so you can be assured the best of African style and modeling on BMRA!