And the Winner is... Cynthia Abdullahi!!!
Nigeria's Next Super Model did it again... in it's 7th Season - the Star Prize being Hyundai Accent was driven away by the winner (Cynthia) alongside some other fantastic prizes and benefits which unpacks as her reign continues in this present season.
Hundreds of contestants, screened down to 25, screened down to 16, the top 5, the top 3, and emerging as the winner, Cynthia's got what it takes to be the Nigeria's Next Super Model 2013.
Several factors were considered in selecting this year's queen... ranging from the Nigeria's Next Super Model Poll, to the Vogue.it Poll, to commentaries and final decision at the event which was filled to it's Capacity.
The Judges for the event are: Declan Eytan (Vogue Italy), Ema Searle, Jennifer Olize (Music Meets Runway), Mon Ami, Dimeji Alara, Eunice Eyo (Model), Bunmi Ademokoya (Model).
They conjuctedly selected the Winners (Top 3): Tomi Ayanleke (Second Runner-up), Ifunnaya Ezenwa (First Runner-up), and then the winner Cynthia Abdullahi.
The event was held at the Oriental Hotel, Lagos with Top Nigerians and Celebrities present in person. Several up-scale artists such as Terry G. and up-and-coming artist featured live.
Nigeria's Next Super Model is regarded as the only model search in Africa that give away brand new cars yearly since its first installment in 2007. Supported by international brands such as FTV, Studio24, Bouygues Construction Nig. Ltd., IBCNL, Dark and Lovely, New African Woman, MODA Style, Best Western Hotel (The Island Hotel), Rays Inn, FAB Magazine, StyleMania, and medias such as Fashionattics, PassionistaHub, Vogue Italy, Linda Ikeji, Mrs Hustle, and a whole lot of other Blogs in Nigeria has thrown their full weight in ensuring the success of this event.
Mercedes Benz is one of such key sponsor for the event. Donating 2 Big luxurious buses for mobilizing the contestants within the 2 weeks in camp. Mercedes Benz was fully present even at the event with their banners and backdrops displaying all over the venue.
Several TV stations and Press Photographers were present as well as in-house media crew such as Tokcity; FreshDee (Video), Hakeem Salaam; Arinze Aristocrat (Photography), Bayo Haastrup (Producer), Jude Ubah (Admin), Linda Onyenulor (Camp Assist.), Adekunle Olumide (Media and Internet), a whole lot of others.
As usual, all the contestants are signed up to ISIS Models (optional) which provides them the opportunity of being booked all over the world in various fashion shows such as Mercedes Benz Fashion Week, New York, Paris, and so on.
This season, we expect the winner (Cynthia Abdullahi) to reign graciously as other former NNSM Queens.
Congrats Cynthia Abdullahi and every finalists of NNSM 2013!!!
If you've got what it takes to be the next Nigeria's Next Super Model, go on and click apply...