Here we bring you the list of most beautiful Women in Africa in latest rankings, read on to know them
30. Iman Albani / Iman El Bani
Iman Albani is among the most beautiful ladies in Morocco and the continent at large. She is an actress and a model having featured in numerous magazine covers. Unfortunately for the men eyeing her, the beauty queen is married to Murat Yildirim.
29. Nadia Buari
Nadia was born on November 21st, 1982 in Sekondi-Takoradi in Ghana and is the daughter of a beautician mother. She made her debut in 2005 in the TV series ‘Games People Play’, a move that helped her get nominated for the best actress.
28. Thandie Newton
She was born in November 1972 as Melanie Thandiwe Newton and has appeared in lots of American and British films. Notably, she hasn’t participated in any serious fashion endeavor, but stills stands out as one of the most beautiful ladies in Africa.
27. Helen Getachew
The Ethiopian beauty pageant titleholder was born in 13th January 1990. She won the Miss universe Ethiopia crown in 2012 and also represented her country at the Miss Universe pageant of 2012. Being from a country known to be home to some of the most beautiful ladies in the continent, Helen has all that beauty has to offer; from her long hair, sexy body shape and a nice fashion taste. Helen Getachew can as well be regarded to be the most beautiful lady in Ethiopia.
26. Zari Hassan
Zarinah Hassan was born on September 23rd 1980. She’s a Ugandan musician, socialite, businesswoman, sociality, and celebrity residing in South Africa. She recently hit the headlines after her breakup with her former husband and accomplished Tanzanian artiste, Diamond Platinumz. That aside, Zari is also known to be too sexy for her age, and she has given numerous African ladies a run for their money. Despite being a mother of five, she still maintains her sexy curves and her near perfection body tone. Interestingly, it may be difficult to determine what race the beauty queen is. Her maternal grandmother is from Uganda, and her paternal grandfather is from Somalia. This, perhaps, explains the source of her beauty.
25. Genevieve Nnaji
The Nigerian singer and actress was born on 3rd may 1979, and has made a significant milestone in her acting career having won the Best Actress in a Leading Role award in Africa Movie Academy Awards of 2005 as the first actress to clinch this award. Acting aside, Madam Nnaji is also among the beautiful African women and have featured in numerous TV commercials due to her looks. Interestingly, she was appointed the official Nigerian ‘Face of MUD’.
24. Lydia Forson
This award-winning actress, producer and writer was born in 1984. She won the Best Actress in a Leading Role award in the 2010 African Movie Academy Award. Her beauty is as also equally outstanding, and she is just naturally fabulous. From the outstanding curves to her long natural hair, the actress’ beauty definitely leaves most men in awe.
23. Wema Sepetu
When talking about Tanzanian beauties, the name Wema Sepetu can’t go without mentioning. The Tanzanian actress and beauty queen emerged victorious in the Miss Tanzania 2006 contest and represented her country at the Miss World 2006 contest that took place in Poland. Despite failing to enter the semifinals with the top 17 contestants, her beauty is still outstanding. The beauty queen has dated Tanzanian star, Diamond Platinumz, who is known for his taste in beautiful ladies.
22. Yemi Alade
She was born on March 13, 1989, as Yemi Eberechi Alade, and she’s a Nigerian songwriter and Afro pop singer. She got her big break after winning the 2009 Peak Talent show. That aside, the songbird is also among the most beautiful ladies on the continent. From her looks, curves, skin tone, to her moves, Yemi drives lots of African men nuts. Unlike other celebrities on this list, the singer has never participated in any beauty competition. Perhaps it’s time she tried it out. Who knows, with her looks, she may make yet another big break.
21. Chidinma Ekile
This top Nigerian artist, songwriter and singer was born on 2nd May 1991 and rose to stardom in 2010 after emerging victorious in the third season of the show Project Fame West Africa. Notably, she is the first female artist to top the MTV Base Naija Top 10 chart. Chidinma is also known to be one of the most beautiful musicians in the African music industry. Her even skin tone and curves go well with her ‘laptop’ size body, and lots of men out there can lose a limb just to have a piece of her.
20. Jackie Appiah
The Canadian-born Ghanaian actress was born on 5th December 1983 and has won lots of accolades for her acting career. This includes the 2010 Africa Movie Academy Awards where she grasped the Best Actress in a Leading Role and the Best Actress in a Supporting Role in the 2007 Africa Movie Academy Awards. Acting aside, the actor is also one of the most beautiful in the industry. Her beauty is also captivating, and her husband Peter Agyemang can be described as one lucky man.
19. Juliet Ibrahim
In as much as it may seem, this list is not that biased to Ghanaian stars. Here’s one of their own again, and the beautiful actress and film producer has all it takes to be among the most beautiful African women. Notably, she is known to have a body shape that goes well with African women clothing, and lots of men, both within and outside the entertainment industry, are eyeing her. Unfortunately (for the guys), Juliet has a rapper boyfriend, Iceberg Slim.
18. Hawa Ahmed
Hawa Ahmed was born in 1989 and hails from a Muslim family composed of eight siblings. The Swedish-based Somali model is also among the best looking women in the continent. Before moving to Sweden alongside her family, she was raised in the Kenyan city of Mombasa. She considers fashion modeling her main thing, and has managed to come out successful in Sweden’s Next Top Model, Cycle 4.
17. Bewunetwa Abebe
She was born in 1990 and has grown to be one of the most celebrated beauties in her country and the continent at large. Notably, her first big break in modeling was in 2009 after winning the title ‘Model of Africa’ in the International Beauty and Model Festival held in China. Interestingly, she was the second teenage model from Ethiopia to represent the country in an international beauty competition. She currently still works in the modeling industry.
16. Oitumelo “Boity” Thulo
Boitumelo Thilo, also known as ‘Boity’ is a TV presenter and actress that is popular for her role play as Mpho Bogatsy on Rockville, Mzansi Magic. She also represents eTV’s music show popularly known as Club 808. Her beauty goes hand in hand with her profession and may have been one of the attributes that exposed her to the opportunities. She joins the league of the most beautiful women in Africa with her naturally sexy curves and excellent taste in fashion.
The Kenyan mother of five is perhaps one of the richest musicians in the country known for her controversial marriage life. That aside, she still stands out as one of the most beautiful women in the continent and would give lots of ladies a run for their money. Her taste in fashion is also top notch, and the singer is well too good looking for her age.
14. Amanda Du Pont
Amanda Du Pont is a Swazi model, actress, and television personality. She first came to prominence when she portrayed Thabisile Dlamini on the popular soap from SABC 2, Muvhango. She is also popular due to her co-host role in The Real Goboza, SABC 1’s gossip show where she stars alongside Sinazo Yolwa and Phat Joe. She also has an acting role in the country’s popular soap opera, Skeem Saam.
13. Victoria Kimani
The Kenyan songwriter, singer, entertainer and actress is also among the most beautiful ladies in the continent. She currently works with Chocolate City, a Nigerian based record label, and most describe her as the first lady of the record label. The songbird is known for her numerous releases as well as her sense of style.
12. Amara Brown
Not only does the beauty queen possess the looks, but is also known to be one talented songbird as well. She was born in the Zimbabwean city of Harare and is the daughter of the country’s iconic singer, Andy Brown. She began her singing career in the 1990s, with her debut being a TV commercial that she featured alongside Oliver Mtukudzi.
11. Syndy Emade
Representing Cameroon, Sindy was born in 21st November 1993 as Elone Syntia Emade. She is a movie producer, model and actress, and also serves as the Cameroonian brand ambassador for the mobile application InstaVoice Celeb. She is known for her looks that drive men crazy, and her company Blue Rain Entertainment.
10. Anaya Hayes
Anaya displayed her interest in ballet dancing and singing at the tender age of 6 while still in Egypt. However, all these changed as she got older and she subsequently moved to Canada to pursue her new dream of being an actress and fashion model. Currently, she’s one of the most celebrated beauties in her country and the continent at large.
9. Vera Sidika
Also known as Vee Beiby, Vera is a Kenyan social media and television personality, video vixen, socialite and entrepreneur. She was born in 1989 in Kenya’s coastal city of Mombasa. Notably, she has had her own share of controversies, but this doesn’t prevent her from joining the league of the most beautiful ladies in Africa. Her curves are just what every lady (or man) desires, and her skin is just lovely.
8. Margaret Kenyatta
Born Margaret Wanjiru Gakuo in 8th April 1964 (oh my!), she is the current first lady of the Republic of Kenya and wife to President Uhuru Kenyatta. Despite her age, the down to earth first lady is known for her charming looks and taste in fashion, making her one of the most beautiful African women leaders.
7. Leila Lopes
The Angolan beauty queen was born on February 26, 1986, in the city of Benguela. She has won several titles including Miss Angola 2010, Miss Angola UK 2010, and Miss Universe 2011. Interestingly, she’s one of the most beautiful African women with long hair.
6. Vanessa Mdee
The gorgeous Tanzanian singer was born on 7th June 1988 as Vanessa Hau Mdee. She’s known for her roles as a recording artist, songwriter, singer, youth activist, radio and TV host. The beautiful singer is also known to be the first ever MTV VJ from Tanzania. Her music and career aside, Mdee is also one beautiful lady.
5. Isha Sesay
The CNN journalist is currently based in Britain, but is of Sierra Leonean descent. She was born on 6th January 1976 and has worked as a correspondent and anchor for CNN since 2005. With her looks and curves, she joins the list of the most beautiful African women. Unfortunately for those who eye her, she’s taken!
4. Miriam Chemmoss
She was born of a Kenyan Maasai father and a Scottish-Middle-Eastern-Tanzanian mother and spent most of her formative years between Kenya and Tanzania, where she earned her training in music. Not only is she blessed with talent, but also with looks. Whenever the most beautiful African women images are mentioned, she’ll definitely be among them.
3. Tiwa Savage
The Nigerian singer was born on February 5, 1980, as Tiwatope Savage-Balogun. Shes an actress, performer, singer, and songwriter with a lucrative songwriting deal with Sony/ATV Music Publishing. She is also among the popular artists with an attractive African women body shape and jaw-dropping looks.
2. Nyasha Matonhodze
The Zimbabwean beauty queen and supermodel was born in 1995 and has grown to be one of the most celebrated personalities in her country and world at large. At 16 years of age, she was named among the faces of Louis Vuitton’s Autumn/Winter campaign of 2011, an ambitious move that made headlines around the world and transforming the once shy teenager into a celebrity and household name.
1. Lupita Nyong’o
When talking about the natural beauty of the African woman, her name cannot go without mention. The Kenyan born actress is the daughter of Kenyan politician and Governor, Peter Anyang’ Nyong’o. The Oscar Award winner is popular for featuring in numerous award-winning films, including the most recent African-themed ‘Black Panther’. Her acting roles aside, the lass is also known for her looks an even African skin tone.
All these beautiful African women have something in common – they’ve been extraordinarily determined, hardworking, and passionate to excel in their fields of specialization and make the milestones that we see today. Notably, these African women are also a source of inspiration and are the pride of the whole continent. Feel free to leave your highlights on the African women images in the comments section.