Maria Borges

Angolan born bombshell, Maria Borges continues to prove her star power,head lining campaigns with Tommy Hilfiger, Banana Republic and Givenchy to name a few. Most recently,she was at the NYFW strutting her stuff beside Erykah Badu for Richard Tisci’s much talked about Spring Summer 2014 collection. Follow her on Instagram: @mariaborges28

Herieth Paul

Born in Tanzania, Herieth currently enjoys a spot on’s hot list and has worked in some of the biggest campaigns in the world including Stella McCartney, Tom Ford, Calvin Klein and One Colour Cosmetics. Herieth has also appeared in beauty campaigns for CKone and most recently, as one of the models for fashion wear brand GAP. Join her Facebook page: Herieth Paul

Betty Adewole

Nigerian-British stunner and face of Tom Ford Beauty has previously worked for luxury brands like Maison Martin Margiela, Emmanuel Ungaro and Issey Miyake. She was also at the 2014 NYFW in New York and in February got featured in Net-a-Porter’s “The Edit” Magazine. Follow her on Instagram: @bettyadewole

Malaika Firth

This Kenyan beauty shot to the limelight when she became the first black person since Naomi Campbell in 1994 to clinch a Prada campaign. She has since walked the runway for several high profile houses and at the moment is the face of Valentino’s Spring/Summer 2014 campaign. Malaika celebrated her birthday last month and we can’t wait to see the next campaigns she gets featured in. She has a gorgeous look and is presently 1 of my favourite African models in the world. Connect with her on Instagram: @malaikafirth

Liya Kebede

This iconic Ethiopian model returned in spectacular form this year with her runway turn at NYFW. With 17 years under her belt, she doesn’t look like she is ready to stop and God knows we don’t want her to stop either. One of Zen Magazine Top 10 African women of the year, Liya has practically worked with all the biggest names in the fashion industry. She is currently the face of Prabal Gurung’s Spring Summer 2014 collection and was previously named one of Time Magazine’s 100 Most influential people in the world. Follow her on Instagram: @liyakebede

Roberta Narciso

The beautiful Roberta hails from Angola and is one model to watch this 2014. Starring in campaigns such as Legion: An army of beauty and a few others, she was also part of the Fall/Winter Campaign for Banana Republic. She has walked the runway for luxury brands such as Louis Vuitton and has also been seen working with award-winning designer Elie Saab. Join her Facebook page: Roberta Narciso