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AEML: 20 Finalists Fight For The Crown Today

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Posted: Oct 1, 2016 at 12:30 pm   /   by   /   comments (0)

By Ifeoma Ononye.

Twenty finalists who were winners from both male and female categories of Aquafina Elite Model Look Nigeria will slug it out today on the runway. Elite Model Look is one of Nigeria’s most followed modeling competition.

This year’s edition hosted more than 40 models for three weeks in the Booth Camp. The 20 finalists will strut the runway at the exquisite Grand Ballroom Oriental Hotel, Lagos.

This is one of the biggest fashion show competition that will engage people in the heart of Lagos this independence day celebration.

The competition is a gateway to the glamorous world of international modeling and fashion for the winners in both male and female categories as they will represent Nigeria alongside 80 other countries at Elite Model Look International world finals.

The winner stands a chance of winning $150,000 USD. In addition, there is a chance to win a modeling contract with elite model management worldwide and two years modeling contract with Beth Model Management Africa.


Some previous winners from Nigeria such as Mayowa Nicholas and Victor Ndigwe have made their mark on the global fashion scene with Victor and Mayowa modeling for top fashion labels and agencies. Other international models such as Cindy Crawford (USA), Tatjana Patitz (Germany), Stephanie Seymour (USA), etc are all products of the Elite Model Look.

Event organisers, Beth Model Management Africa Agency and Upfront & Personal said the contestants will model outfits from several international and local fashion houses during this year’s final. Besides, lots of entertainment awaits guests at the Aquafina Elite Model Look Nigeria final.

Commenting on the Aquafina Elite Model Look Nigeria 2016 final event, Mr. Norden Thurston, Head of Marketing, Seven-Up Bottling Company Plc, said: “We cherish our partnership with Elite Model Agency Nigeria in providing the platform for young Nigerians to aspire to the peak of global modeling and fashion through the Aquafina Elite Model Look Nigeria contest.”