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Top Model of Colour Nana Afua Antwi to Receive BEFFTA UK 2013 Young Achiever of the Year Award



Nana Afua Antwi Wins BEFFTA Honorary Award - BellaNaija - October 2013Britain’s Top Model of Colour 2010 Nana Afua Antwi is set to be honored at the 5th year celebration of the BEFFTA Awards (Black Entertainment Fashion Film Television Arts Awards) for Young Achiever of the Year Award.

Nana is a British fashion model who originated from Kumasi Ashanti in Ghana and she has recorded a list of achievements like winning Britain’s Top Model of Colour Cycle 5 and the BEFFTA Awards Winner Female Model of the Year. The international model has covered international magazines and has been featured as the cover girl for Feb/March 2013 Issue of international Magazine New Africa Woman, cover girl for Black Hair Magazine August/ September Issue which was voted one of the best black magazine cover in America in October 2011 among many other publications.

Nana Afua is the current face and Ambassador for the BEFFTA THIS IS LOVE Campaign promoting anti-hate & anti-violence among youth in the UK.

The multi-award winning model and entrepreneur will pick up the BEFFTA Young Achiever Award on Friday 25th October 2013 at the grand BEFFTA UK Awards celebration at Hippodrome, Golders Green in the presence of an international audience.

Previous recipients of BEFFTA special honorary awards include the legendary broadcaster Sir Trevor McDonald OBE, Nollywood superstar Omotola Jalade Ekeinde, international designer Adebayo Jones and many more.

A huge congratulations to her and we wish her the best in her future endeavors.

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  1. grace oni

    October 15, 2013 at 4:44 pm

    How dis she win d contest God she is urgl

    • Olori Tari

      October 15, 2013 at 5:23 pm

      Lol I guess it’s different strokes for different folks cos when I saw the pics…I was like ‘aww she is absolutely love with her skin colour !!!

    • Grace

      October 15, 2013 at 5:33 pm

      That’s exactly what i’d like to know!!! Also have you heard her speak??? SMH…cringe!

    • That African Chic

      October 15, 2013 at 6:50 pm

      She won a modeling contest not a beauty pageant.

  2. franca

    October 15, 2013 at 7:09 pm

    those of you hating, you certainly dont know what modeling is about. she won model of color; this is to say even the whites appreciate our skin color. This is a call on all of you insecure blacks bleaching out there. We should be proud of this gurl.

  3. Modella

    October 16, 2013 at 10:00 am

    Congrat gal

  4. chidima Okoye

    October 16, 2013 at 11:16 pm

    Wow big congrats Nana. Well deserve

  5. Rachael

    October 16, 2013 at 11:19 pm

    She’s is stunning. amazing #cheekbones CONGRATS

  6. Uju Okoye

    October 16, 2013 at 11:25 pm

    Such a Stunner Congrats o!! Grace Oni please stop disgracing naija with your bad english you can’t even spell.

  7. Moses

    October 16, 2013 at 11:28 pm

    chai see fine gal. African pride

  8. Issifu Mahama Gani

    October 24, 2013 at 11:34 am

    Congratulation 2 u Nana Afu Antwi fr winning dis inportant award may de Almighty Allah protect & guide u nd yur family frm de oil city Sekondi-Takoradi in de Western Region of Ghana.

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