In 2007 the Nigeria’s Next supermodel was brought to light by Joan Okorududu and for over six years the show has gain local and international recognition with sponsors such s Swarovski Austria, Dark and Lovely, Power Horse, Bank of Industry amongst others.
According to Mr Abayomi Usim, the creative director for Nigeria’s Next Supermodel, the 2012 event tagged “Shades of You” is to bring positive change in the lives of models living in Africa.
This year’s show will witness the top five selected finalist for Africa’s Next Supermodel who will be in camp with selected Nigeria finalists.
The winner will be announced in Lagos.
The winner of the last edition of the contest attended the prestigious BET rip the runway casting in New York and Bunmi Ademokoya was chosen to open the entire show where she showcased for all the designers including Laquan Smith.