Top 10 Sexiest African Women – 2008
Nunu Wako - African Heat’s Sexiest Woman 2008
Nunu Wako is an Ethiopian-born, American-raised young African woman who has accomplished many achievements. As a model she was the 2005 Nautica Jeans & Vibe Magazine National U.S. Model Search winner, has been featured in magazines as such Blackmen's 2005 April issue as the center fold, been named one of the 101 Sexiest Women of Color in America in the September 2005 Issue. She has also graced the covers of Washington, Entertainment Tap magazine, featured as a beauty in Hype Hair magazine, and ShOW Magazine's 2008 July issue. She has done very selective videos such as Tabi Bonney’s ‘Syce‘, was one of the 8 faces for Kiss Make-Up 2006/2008, and was one of the faces for Vanessa Wigs. She has also done numerous fashion shows for Baby Phat, Sean Jean, and Roca Wear, and commercials for companies such as DTLR. Her ultimate endeavor is to bring Africa to the forefront through Africa in Demand a talk show on the internet (for right now) for which she is one of the hosts. She says "As an African woman, it is my passion and duty to help educate the world on Africa, the continent, and the diverse people and cultures encompassed in this vast continent. Being raised in America as a daughter of a political exile has opened my mind to the ignorance that the American society are faced with when it comes to the struggles, success, and development of Africa. My ultimate goal through Africa in Demand is to educate those who are uneducated. I have my eye set on conquering the world and accomplishing my dreams while helping those that need help the most."
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African women carry themselves with grace and elegance and a strong sense of self. They exude a strong essence of self assurance, handle themselves with a dignity that is hard to deny, and still manage to ooze sexy.
Africans come from many races and, this year, the list embraces all the Africans that make us the diverse continent we are.