“Queen of the Dark”: South Sudanese model proves black girls excellence
- Social media users have been celebrating a South Sudanese model called Nyakim Gatweh
- The model has described herself as the Queen of the Dark
- Nyakim also took to her official Instagram story to appreciate people celebrating her
Nyakim Gatweh has described herself as the Queen of Dark. The South Sudanese model also took to her Instagram story to repost news that she is dark and beautiful and is being celebrated for her skin colour.
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Gatweh also appreciate the people who have congratulated her on her dark skin.
Before the beautiful dark model became known, she faced various challenges because of her skin. In fact, in 2016, an Uber driver suggested that she should bleach her skin because life may be harder for her.
Over the years, Nyakim has learned to love herself and her skin tone. And now that she is a successful model, she encourages her over 750,000 followers to embrace their skins while advocating diversity in the fashion industry.
Nyakim also never fails to show off her skin every time she gets the chance to.
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In other news, Legit.ng earlier reported that Nigerian lady Felicia Boco was named the Most Beautiful African Model 2020.
The lady emerged as the Most Beautiful African Model for 2020 with 1,165 votes after three weeks of online voting. Boco, who represented Nigeria, beat the South African representative, Busiswe Mkhize, who was the first runner up with a total of 1004.
According to Vanguard, the contest is an international beauty pageant done to promote the African culture through an online display of beauty. It was gathered that this year's edition awarded the crowned winner with a cash prize of $5000 (N1.8m).
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