Oluchi Onweagba has made a name as a Nigerian model who's walked major runways for designers all over the world. She adds a year today 29th April 2016, take a look at some of her runway moments for Victoria's Secrets...
Oluchi Onweagba has made a name as a Nigerian model who's walked major runways for designers all over the world.
Winning the MNET Face of Africa in 1998 at only seventeen (17) years, Oluchi Onweagba went on to New York to kickstart her modelling career where she has since walked for major brands as well as covered magazines including Italian Vogue, i-D, Pop, ELLE, Untold, and Surface.
She has been featured in Nylon, Marie Claire, Allure, and more. She became the face of campaigns for Gianfranco Ferré, Gap, Express, Banana Republic, and Ann Taylor. She worked for Victoria's Secret in print while walking for seven consecutive years in the annual Victoria's Secret Fashion Show.
Her robust runway experience features walks for top designers like John Galliano, Christian Dior, Costume National, Chanel, and Giorgio Armani, amongst others, in London, Milan, Tokyo and Paris.
She has worked with famous photographers including Patrick Demarchelier, Steven Meisel, Nick Knight, David LaChapelle and more.
Oluchi Onweagba got married to Italian fashion designer Luca Orlandi in 2006 and has two kids. She adds a year today 29th April 2016.
Take a look at some of her iconic runway moments at the Victoria's Secret fashion show above.