Nigeria’s top model Mayowa Nicholas has announced that she will be walking the prestigious Victoria’s Secret fashion show.
The show which holds in December is among the most coveted by the world’s top models.
Nicholas, who is the face of Calvin Klein underwear, took to Instagram to make the announcement on Wednesday.
She wrote: “I can’t believe I am typing this right now. I am so happy to announce that I will be walking the Victoria secret fashion show 2017, this is a huge dream come true.
“Thank you so much @georgesperos @thesocietynyc @loganjharper @10magazine @ed_razek @monica.mitro @johndavidpfeiffer @victoriassecret for believing in me and all the amazing girls walking the show, for allowing us to be ourselves and be confident in our own skin. I am filled with happiness.”
Scouted by the Elite modeling agency, Nicholas participated in and won the 2014 Elite Model competition.
She recently became the face of Marc Jacobs’ beauty campaign and also featured in DKNY pre-fall 2017 lookbook alongside supermodel Stella Lucia.
Nicholas has walked runways for Missoni, MSGM, Tods, Prada, Hermes, Dolce and Gabbana, Kenzo, Calvin Klein, Balmain, and even with Naomi Campbell at the La Perla haute couture showcase.
Some of the other models already cast for the Victoria’s Secret fashion show are Georgia Fowler, Blanca Padilla, Herieth Paul, Megan Williams, Alana Arrington, Grace Bol, Melie Tiacoh, and Vanessa Moody.
Courtesy: The Cable