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Meet Future Face Global 2023 Winners: Jeff Ugiomoh from Nigeria and Fatou Kebbeh from The Gambia

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Future Face Global’s 2023 Grand Finale, held at the prestigious Royal Box at Cube 65 Mikano Building in Lagos, Nigeria, marked the triumph of two outstanding models: Jeff Ugiomoh from Nigeria and Fatou Kebbeh from The Gambia.

The glamorous event, attended by A-list celebrities and fashion enthusiasts from Lagos and beyond, showcased the incredible journey of 20 finalists selected from 36,000 applicants worldwide.

Jeff Ugiomoh emerged as the male winner, representing Nigeria, while Fatou Kebbeh claimed victory for The Gambia. Their exceptional performances and unique styles, coupled with their youth, captured the essence of Future Face Global’s commitment to discovering the next generation of global supermodels.

Both aged 17, the young winners’ achievements highlight the organization’s dedication to fostering emerging talent in the fashion industry. The star-studded night was made possible by the generous support of sponsors, including Aquafina, Mikano Motors, Cube 65, Saris Signature, Whispering Angel, and Ecobank.

Elizabeth Isiorho, the founder of Future Face Global, expressed, “After scouting from 32,000 applicants through physical castings and online submission, this year truly emphasized diversity and inclusion. The whole reason for creating Future Face was about changing lives.”

Notably, Jeff Ugiomoh and Fatou Kebbeh secured a two-year modeling contract with a top modeling international agency and a two-year model contract with Beth Model Management.