Top 10 Most Beautiful African Women in the world
Apart from its thriving fauna, beautiful beaches, and many other attraction sites, Africa has a lot to offer. Talking about beauty, this review highlights 10 of the most beautiful women in 2016 who continue to influence the lives of others positively:
10. Yvonne Nelson – Ghana
Tenth on our review of the top 10 most beautiful woman in 2014, Yvonne Nelson is a famous and highly accomplished Ghanaian entrepreneur, film producer, model, and actress. Well-known in the International acting scene, this 28-year old former Miss Ghana contestant has many accolades under her belt. In 2013 for example, Yvonne Nelson walked away with a prestigious award of the hottest Ghanaian actress in Nollywood, beating other accomplished bombshells such as Nadia Buri, Jackie Appiah, and Lydia Forson during the City people Awards held in Lagos, Nigeria.
9. Charlize Theron – South Africa
Charlize Theron is not only one of the most talented African actresses, but also one of the most beautiful in the continent. This 38-year old bombshell hails from South Africa. Since her debut in the acting scene, she has taken lead roles in movies in Hollywood, some of which she has received prestigious awards. Between 1990 and 2012 for example, Charlize won an Oscar, an Academy Award, a Screen Actors Guild award, a Golden globe award, and a Silver Bear award
8. Thandie Newton – Zimbabwe
Thandie Newton, the 41-year old Zimbabwean born in England fills the number eight spot on our review of the top 10 most beautiful african women in 2014. Her glamorous looks, outgoing personality, and excellent acting skills have made her one of the most desired actresses by leading movie producers worldwide. In 2006 for example, her beauty and acting skills came to play, when she accepted a supporting role in the movie Crash.
7. Honorine Uwera – Rwanda
Honorine Uwera is by far one of the most established African divas in the fashion industry. Born in October 2004 in Rwanda, Honorine spend most of her teen years in Africa. In the late 1990’s she immigrated to Canada, where she got her lucky break courtesy of her immense beauty, eloquence, and never-ending drive for success. Throughout her career, Honorine has highlighted the works of some of the best designers in the world.
6. Genevieve Nnaji – Nigera
If you are a fan of Nollywood movies, you might have noticed that many beautiful African women work in the Industry. None, however, comes close to Genevieve Nnaji, the 33-year old A-list Nollywood actor and entrepreneur from Nigeria. The self-confessed Julia Roberts of Nollywood is well refined, beautiful, and has an appealing sense of fashion. Beauty aside, Genevieve has several accolades under her belt.
5. Leila Lopes – Angola
Leila Lopes, born Leila Luliana da Costa Vieira Lopes, is a 28-year old beauty queen born in Benguela, Angola. Because of a lovability and immense beauty, Leila Lopes has participated in many beauty pageants and won some. In 2010 for example, she participated in and won the Miss Angola UK, while studying in England. The same year, she won the Miss Angola beauty pageant in Luanda, Angola. She went ahead to represent Angola in Miss Universe 2011 in Sao Paulo Brazil and came first.
4. Bonang Matheba – South Africa
At 26-years, Bonang Matheba is already a prominent South African personality who continues to influence the lives of many African women positively. Many people love this radio DJ, brand ambassador, fashion designer, and TV presenter for her toned and sculpted body, infectious smile, and electrify personality that she uses to brighten the lives of others.
3. Hanaa Ben Abdesslem – Tunisia
Third on our top 10 most beautiful African women in 2014 review, Hannah Ben Abdesslem is a 24-year old Tunisian super model who is currently living her dream. Even though she was reserved and grappled with many uncertainties and challenges courtesy of her traditional Tunisian upbringing, she has grown to become one of the most loved, beautiful, and influential personalities worldwide.
2. Liya Kebede – Ethiopia
Liya Kebede is an accomplished supermodel, fashion designer, and actress from Ethiopia. This 36 year old is not only one of the most beautiful women is Africa, but also one of the most successful in the beauty and fashion industry. Her beautiful face and ability to adapt to situations has seen her photograph featured three times on the cover of Vogue magazine.
1. Lupita Nyongo – Kenya
Lupita Nyongo, born Lupita Amondi Nyongo, is number one on our review of the top 10 most beautiful black women in 2017. Best known for her beauty and the supporting role that she executed perfectly when playing Patsy on Three Years a Slave, this 31 year old from Kenya has become one of the most interviewed rising stars, whenever she hits the red carpet. She has an Academy Award and many other accolades under her belt