The first season of former Face of Africa, Oluchi Orlandi-helmed Africa’s Next Top Model would start to air from Sunday, November 10 on Africa Magic Entertainment Channel 151 on DSTV at 6 pm.
The show is a television franchise format of America’s Next Top Model, created by American Supermodel, Tyra Banks. It is sponsored by telecoms company, Etisalat Nigeria.
Set in Cape Town, South Africa, the show features 12 girls from different parts of Africa competing for a chance to win the grand prize of a 1-year modeling contract with New York-based modeling agency, DNA; a product endorsement deal; and a cash prize of $50,000 (N7.9 million).
The hopeful competitors include Aamito (Uganda), Cheandre (South Africa), Joyce (Nigeria), Marwa (Tunisia), Michaela (Angola), Michelle (South Africa), Omowunmi (Nigeria), Opeyemi (Nigeria), Rhulani (South Africa), Roselyn (Ghana), Safira (Mozambique) and Steffi (Kenya).