Biography of Oluchi Onweagba-Orlandi, Nigeria’s first super-model

Oluchi Onweagba is one of the most recognized supermodel in Africa and the world at large. She is also a business tycoon and television personality.

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Oluchi is indeed an epitome of beauty. Her beauty is a top notch among it counterparts.

Oluchi is a brand ambassador and Influencer, with series of endorsements in her name.

Bio data and career

The supermodel was born in the month of August, 1980, in Lagos. She started modeling at the age of 17, where she won Nokia Face of Africa competition.

The first winning competition serve as a booster for her career and was chosen as the cover girl of Nars Cosmetics.

She has appeared as frontliner of many brand such as, Vogue, Gucci, Chanel, Christian Dior, British magazine Surface, just to mention a few.

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Awards and Recognition 

Nokia Face of Africa competition in 1998. Charity work in Africa with LEAP Africa and NIPRO.


The supermodel worths $2.5million.

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