Top 20 Beautiful African Women

Africa is blessed with wonderful flora and fauna, treasure, culture, and languages. Well, you can’t deny that Africa is blessed with plenty of things among them beautiful women. African women are blessed with beautiful curves, beautiful faces and a rich ebony skin that leaves a lot to be admired.

In terms of beauty, we are talking about their physical traits and their inner character and personality traits. So, in this list, we present to you a list of the most beautiful African Women that will melt your heart.

20. Ajuma Nasenyanaajuma-nasenyana-300x265

Ajuma is a famous stunning model who was born in Lodwar, Kenya. Since she made her debut in modeling during the Miss Kenya Tourism contest in 2003 and was crowned Miss Nairobi.

Her win in this competition was the beginning of her successful career. She was discovered by Surazuri Modelling Agency during this competition and signed as a model.

18. Charlize Theron – South AfricaCharlize Theron – South Africa

Charlize Theron is the ideal definition of sexy, beautiful and stunning with a touch of feminine class and elegance. She is arguably the hottest South African lady known for her amazing gifts and talents. Charlize is a well-renowned actress and model.

Her acting career is one job she has done really well and gained much popularity and success from. Her psycho tendencies in most hit movies she has acted helped her win an outstanding Oscar award.

19. Nyasha Matonhodze – ZimbabweNyasha Matonhodze – Zimbabwe

Nyasha was born in Harare, Zimbabwe July 31, 1995. She lived a simple life in Harare before she moved with her mother to London when she was 8. Nyasha had always been lean and tall growing up and she would hear a lot of people telling her to try out modeling and when she was 14, she actually took their advice and try it out.

Lucky, for her, she was signed by Elite. This amazing beauty is currently a supermodel who has worked with numerous fashion labels, designers and also been featured in cover pages of several magazines.

17. Loraine Van Wyk – Sierra LeonneLoraine Van Wyk – Sierra Leonne

Loraine is a model and a social media personality. She is of South African origin and moved to London where she began her career as a model by appearing in advertisements and commercials. She is a South African with Dutch genes that add to her outstanding features. This stunning woman with sparkling eyes and a gorgeous figure has been cast on various Lingerie and bikini shoots where she leaves so many men drooling.

She has also appeared on the cover of many magazines. She takes pride in some of the awards she has won and recognitions she has had over the years. In 2003 and 2004, she won the Otto model of the year award.

16. Thandie Newtonthandie-newton-300x298

This stunning woman holds her heritage from Zimbabwe. She is recognized for her acting roles in some major films such as “Crash” and “Beloved”.

This gorgeous mother of 3 is an elegant, beautiful and exemplary woman who leaves a lot to be admired from her grace, and talent.

15. Tiwa Savage –NigeriaTiwa Savage –Nigeria

Tiwa Savage is a beautiful Nigerian songwriter, singer, actress and performer. Tiwa has an amazing voice and her talent is undeniable. She is currently signed with the Sony/ATV Music Publishing.

The singer has achieved numerous awards for her tremendous work and great songs through the years. This beauty queen seems like she’s just getting started, there is a lot more coming from her.

14. Noble Themanoble-thema-255x300

Take the glamor, you will see true African beauty, undiluted and very natural. This South African is the definition of beauty and brains. She is a known for presenting music shows in South Africa.

She gets her genes and inspiration from her mother who was also a beauty queen and Miss Africa South.

13. Miriam Chesmos – KenyaMiriam Chesmos – Kenya

Miriam Chesmos is a sensational Kenyan beauty queen with gorgeous eyes and a great body. She is a sexy actress, singer as well as a dancer. As a member of the “The Mavalletes Revenue” she confesses her skills in acting and performance were really improved.

Later on, she joined the legendary Soukous Stars band as a solo female artist in the band.

12. Honorine Uwera – RwandaHonorine Uwera – Rwanda

This hottie is a Rwanda native who relocated to Canada during the late 90’s where the IMG modeling agency found her amazing talent. She has wowed many people with her eccentric personality and wonderful talent where she has graced many runways and appeared in catalogs of various magazines, Uwera also took part in the Roca Wear Spring Campaign 2005 along with some famous names such as Naomi Campbell and Karolina Kurkova.

11. Ella Thomas – EritreaElla Thomas – Eritrea

Ella is a beautiful actress and model was born in Asmara, Eritrea. When she was very young, her family moved to Germany where she developed a desire in the performing arts and started to take part in school plays.

Ella made her debut in the film industry in Surrogates alongside Bruce Willis.

10. Minehle Dlamini – South AfricaMinehle Dlamini – South Africa

Minehle Dlamini is a South Africa beauty queen. She rose to fame after entering a presenter search competition for SABC 1’s life, luck was upon her as she went on to win the competition which set her television debut.

She is a beautiful and charming lifestyle presenter in SABC 1.

9. Genevieve Naji – NigeriaGenevieve Naji – Nigeria

This beauty queen belongs to Nigeria she is a renowned actress, model, and singer. Genevieve is a top grade Nollywood actress and one of the highest paid actress in the film industry in Africa. She has won several awards in her acting career including Best Actress Award at the African Movie Academy Awards.

She is charming and incredibly beautiful in fact, she is considered by many, the ideal definition of beauty in Africa.

8. Nadia Buari – GhanaNadia Buari – Ghana

Nadia Buari is a Ghanaian actress. This beautiful actress is among the most gorgeous faces you will see in major films in Africa, she has always had a great interest in performing arts.

She studied and performing arts in the University of Ghana and graduated with a BFA degree. Since then she has been featured in various Nollywood films and won the Pan African Actress award at the annual Entertainment Awards in New York.

7. Leila Lopes – AngolaLeila Lopes – Angola

Leila is a lady with beauty and brains. She was born on February 26, 1986, in Benguela Angola where she has been raised. In 2010, she won the Miss Angola title and the Miss Angola UK, the preceding year 2011 she won the prestigious title Miss Universe.

Other than being known for her beauty she is known for being a woman who cares about the welfare of others; she actively participates in raising awareness about HIV/AIDS.

6. Azie Tesfai – Ethiopia/EritreaAzie Tesfai – Ethiopia/Eritrea

Azie is a first generation immigrant in Los Angeles, California where she was born and raised. Azie’s parents are from Eritrea and Ethiopia.

She is an actress popularly known for acting in the CW Jane the Virgin for her character Nadine Hanson.

5. Seneo Mabengano – BotswanaSeneo Mabengano – Botswana

Seneo is a perfect example of a woman who is beautiful on the inside and the outside, her character shadows her beauty which is beyond amazing. She is not only charming, she has an amazing personality and a caring heart.

She is working on an organization called “They Need Us” which mainly identifies abandoned children and takes them in and nurtures them. She was also Miss Botswana 2015.

4. Fatima Said – SomaliFatima Said – Somali

Fatima is born of an Ethiopian father and a Somali mother making her features more eccentric and standing out. Fatima and her mother fled to the United States after the tragic death of her father and sisters in the war. Currently, she is a model signed with the IMG models in Paris, New York, Milan and other cities.

3. Issha Seseyo –Sierra LeoneIssha Seseyo –Sierra Leone

Issha Seseyo born on January 6, 1976, in Sierra Leonne is a popular TV anchor in Sierra Leone and a correspondent for CNN where she anchors Backstory and CNN news.

Other than that, she has worked on major successful projects, she worked as a presenter on Anderson Cooper 360 degrees 360 bulletin and in 2012, she joined HLN as a co-anchor on the Evening Express.

2. Lupita Nyongo – Kenyalupita-nyongo-kenya-283x300

Lupita Nyongo was born on March 1. 1983 in Mexico City. She was raised in Kenya and later moved to the USA to attend college. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Film and Theater Studies. Lupita is a famous actress, a model, music director, and film director.

She made her film debut with East River in 2008 and later went on to start in some of the world’s famous movies. Lupita won an academy Oscar award for acting on 12 years as a slave as the Best Supporting Actress. Lupita is not only beautiful on the outside but on the inside too.

1. Bonang Matheba – South AfricaBonang Matheba – South Africa

You have probably heard of the name Bonang Matheba before, especially if you are from South Africa. She is a media personality – a TV presenter, a radio host, and a fashion icon.

Bonang is known for her electric personality, beauty, husky voice and her magnetic smile. She is also a global ambassador of the famous Revlon brand and an award winning entertainer not to mention she is also considered South Africa’s number 1 social media queen.

I have to concur with the saying, beauty lies in the eyes of the beholder. The above list shows the top 20 most beautiful African Women including actresses, singers, dancers and models who will make you awe with their beauty.

Their sexy and curvy bodies and gorgeous faces are not just all there is to them, they have pushed their limits to achieve what they want with grace and a lot of demeanor with an attractive personality.

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