Janet Jumbo Has Become The First Nigerian Model To Walk The Louis Vuitton Show Exclusively


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16-year old Janet Jumbo has become the first Nigerian model to walk the runway for an international fashion brand, Louis Vuitton.

Janet was one of the models who strutted the runway in Louis Vuitton’s latest collections at a recent fashion show.

Signed to Raw Model Management Nigeria, Janet was discovered while she was returning from church.

In her chat with VMagazine, the excited model confirms her new status.

“Yesterday I walked my first show ever—Vuitton. I’m proud to say that I am the first Nigerian woman to walk that show.”

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HISTORY! HISTORY! HISTORY! 💫💫 History has just been made again!!! Scouted this amazing beauty on the street of Lagos on her way back from church, with no clue of what awaits her. Today (@jumbojanet_) is the first Nigerian model to walk the @louisvuitton show EXCLUSIVELY!!! We feel nothing but all shades of happiness and we can’t contain it 😭 To all the @imgmodels team that made this happen @luisdomingo_ @joannaolsson @ca.a.17 @courtney_tracey @francinamodels we are so grateful 🙏🏿 (@ashleybrokaw) (@louisvuitton) (@nicolasghesquiere) I’m so grateful to you all for always coming through for our girls and helping us make histories. #wediditagain#rawmodels#bediscoveredraw#parisfashionweek#rawmodelsnigeria#style#fashionmodel#imgmodels#francinamodels

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  1. Mutinta Chuuya

    Mutinta Chuuya

    March 19, 2019 at 3:30 pm

    never underestimate anyone

  2. Yinka Okubote-konwea

    Yinka Okubote-konwea

    March 19, 2019 at 3:32 pm

    Congrats I thought Oluchi was the first to model for Louis Vuitton

  3. Nkechi Anaba

    Nkechi Anaba

    March 19, 2019 at 5:42 pm

    Congrats darling

  4. Vivian Kolombo Oluchi

    Vivian Kolombo Oluchi

    March 19, 2019 at 8:02 pm

    Congratulations dear but you’re not the first Nigerian to walk on runway for Louis Vuitton, oluchi did 1999 …please bloggers should stop with this caption of first Nigerian,

  5. Awele Ele Lloyd

    Awele Ele Lloyd

    March 19, 2019 at 10:54 pm


  6. Iloabanafor Cyndy Chinasa

    Iloabanafor Cyndy Chinasa

    March 20, 2019 at 9:38 am

    Congratulations dear

  7. Genevieve Ogbodogbo

    Genevieve Ogbodogbo

    March 20, 2019 at 12:15 pm

    Congratulations dear

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