Mayowa Nicholas makes history as she becomes the first Nigerian model to land a campaign with Saint Laurent under the creative direction of Anthony Vacarello.
Nicholas won Elite Model Look Nigeria in 2014 and has since worked with various international brands as well as walk on the Runway alongside iconic models like Naomi Campbell for the Italian lingerie brand La Perla which featured a number of other top models.
The beautiful model has recently worked with Dolce & Gabbana for its fall/winter 2016-2017 fashion show and featured on the brand’s campaign, she has been featured and named by Vogue on its top models alongside Kendall Jenner “The 15 New Faces That Ruled Fall 2016” at the 11th spot.
Nicholas was also featured on models.com as one of the best models and named among the “Top Newcomers F/W 2016” by Models.com.
She has strutted and cat walked on the runway for major fashion shows in Paris including the Paris fashion show, Haute Couture show, and Milan, for the likes of Balmain, Hermes, Dior, Prada, Missoni, Prada, Miu Miu, Dries Van Noten, topshop, Kenzo, Ralph & Russo , Zadig & Voltaire just to mention a few.
What can I say? She is on a roller coaster that only goes up!
African is indeed proud of the young model and all we say is congratulations and may more great opportunities come your way.
Here are a few compilation images of her from photo shoots, different runways and editorials.