Davidson Obennebo


Age: 20 Height: 190cm (6’3″) Instagram: @__sonofdavid Place of Origin: Lagos, Nigeria Ethnic Origin: Igbo Birthsign: Pisces

Davidson made headlines when he became Africa’s very first Overall Winner of Elite Model Look. Milan Fashion Week marked an amazing start for his career - he opened and closed the Versace show!

Davidson had this to say about his victory;

Where do I start from,words can’t describe how overwhelmed I feel,I still can’t believe what happened on the night of 23rd November in campo pequeno Lisbon Portugal,a legend was born and history was made, I want to thank everyone who made this possible, my mum, my family, my friends, @eml_int, @elizabeth_elohor, @lauraokah, @ruben_rue and most especially God. Thanks everyone.

How discovered:

I was discovered on Instagram by my mother agency and was told to come down for a casting, which they had in conjunction with a designer in Nigeria (Tokyo James),and that’s how it all began.

Favorite things:

Playing video games, participating in sports generally, and meeting new friends.

Favorite music:

The album by Travis Scott, Birds In The Trap Sings McKnight

Favorite movie, tv show:

For movies it has to be the whole Fast and Furious 1-7, for series The Walking Dead

Favorite designer, fragrance or beauty product:

I actually have quite a lot of favorite designers: Versace, Balmain and Calvin Klein.

What’s the best thing about your hometown/country?

The food and the people in the country.

What’s something uncool that you love anyway?

I think never being in a relationship is uncool to me, but I love it anyway.

What would you be doing if you weren’t modeling?

Being an actor is actually one of them or starting my own model business

What’s the best piece of advice you’ve ever been given?

Stay true, do this today, and forever, and always remain who you are by staying humble.