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EMLN 2017 Beth Model Africa announces national casting for 10th edition

Aquafina Elite Model Look Nigeria 2017 is set to kick off the 10th edition with a national casting. Get all the details...

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Aquafina Elite Model Look Nigeria 2017 is set to kick off the 10th edition with a national casting.

Elite Model Look Nigeria known for consistently discovering stars and launching the careers of young models who dream to become supermodels officially open applications from girls and boys who desire to become a supermodel and dream of being one of the glamorous few represented by the most prestigious modelling agency in the world; Elite Model Management.

To participate in the Elite Model Look castings, applicants must be; for Female between the ages of 14 and 24  and stand at least 5’8in or 172cm tall. For male, between the ages of 16 and 24  and be at least 6’ or 184cm tall.

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Applicants MUST come with two recent pictures; a headshot and a full body shot. If under 18, they are required to bring a parental authorization letter.

ALSO READ: EMLN Winner Davidson Obennebo emerges 1st black winner at worldwide competition

Girl applicants should have no make-up on with natural hair as no weaves or braids are allowed.

Girls are required to wear skinny jeans or leggings and a basic t-shirt or tank top and high-heeled shoes and are required to come along with a pair of swimwear.

Male applicants are required to wear skinny jeans and a basic t-shirt with no cap or hat and come with a pair of male swim trunk.

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Mayowa Nicholas for Calvin Klein underwear campaign



"Elite offers youths the opportunity to live their dreams and follow in the footsteps of top models such as Davidson Obennebo (World Wide winner 2016), Victor Ndigwe (Winner 2014) and Mayowa Nicholas (Winner 2014) The EMLN team shares.

"Mayowa Nicholas won at the national finals and progressed to represent Nigeria at the Elite Model Look World finals in China; where she emerged top 10, winning a 3-year contract with Elite. Mayowa made her debut into the international modeling scene with a feature in vogue Italia.

ALSO READ: Davidson Obennebo makes international runway debut; opens for Versace

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Mayowa Nicholas for Moschino, Prada at Milan Fashion Week 2016

(Giovanni Franciosi)


She is currently signed to Beth Model Management (mother agency) Elite Worldwide and The society New York.

In less than 3 years, she has walked on the runways at Paris, Milan, London and New York fashion weeks for every major designer; naming a few Hermes, Calvin Klien, Kenzo, Balmain, Channel, Dior, D&G, and a host of others.

She has also shot campaigns for Dolce & Gabbana, Miu Miu, H&M, Marc Jacobs, Yves Saint Laurent, Benetton, Calvin Klein, DVF and DKNY.

Her editorial credits include; Harper’s Bazaar, W magazine, American Vogue, Dazed Magazine

Mayowa is currently one of the most sought after black female models in the world and also on the models.com Hot List of 2017.

ALSO READ: Omoh Momoh, Davidson Obennebo emerge winners at the finale

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Nigerian supermodel walks for DSquared2

(Instagram )


Victor Ndigwe emerged winner Male Category Elite Model Look Nigeria finals. He progressed to the Elite Model Look World Finals in China where he won the hearts of the agents and immediately got contracts from elite.

Victor is currently signed to Beth Model Management Africa (Mother Agency), Elite Paris, Amsterdam, New York, Barcelona, London, Denmark and Ever Models Korea. He’s walked in Paris and Milan Fashion week for Major designers like Balmain, Kenzo, Hermes, Ami, Ermenegildo Zegna, Versace, Dolce and Gabbanna, Missioni and a host of others.

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Nigerian supermodel walks for Versace

(Instagram )


He’s featured in campaign for Missoni, Benneton and Hazzy’s and shot various Look books, very recently for Zara. Also featured on models.com as the breakout model of the year.

Victor Ndigwe play Victor Ndigwe (Instagram)


Davidson obennebo emerged over all winner at the Elite model look world final 2016, a Landmark in over 34 years, being the first African model to Win at the world finals level.

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EMLW 2016 winner; winner Davidson Obennebo opens for Versace

(Milano Moda Uomo)


In 2 months Davidson kicked of his career with a worldwide exclusive for Versace (Opening and closing the show) and walked at the Paris, and Milan fashion week for various notable designers, also copping a Versace campaign shoot.

ALSO READ: Mayowa Nicholas lands iconic Dolce & Gabbana Fall/Winter Campaign

Davidson is currently signed to Beth Model Management Africa (Mother Agency), Elite Paris, Barcelona, Amsterdam, Milan, London and Denmark. Davidson is the current face of Versace Jeans F/W17 campaign." the team reveals.

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EMLW 2016 winner; Davidson Obennebo closes for Versace

(Milano Moda Uomo)


Beth model management are the official organisers and franchise holders of Elite model look Nigeria.


Date- August 26th 2017

Time- 8am to  1pm

Venue- Eko Hotel and Suites, Lagos

For more information call 08033278752 or email Laura@bethmodelafrica.com

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Apply via www.elitemodellooknigeria.com

Registration is free!

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