by Yemi Olowu
Current winner of the Model of Africa 2011, Kenneth Nwadike represented Nigeria at the Mister International competition which took place in Bangkok, Thailand. #
He emerged as a semi-finalist, a feat which has only being attained by two other African countries (Namibia and Angola) since the inception of the competition in 2006.
Nwadike’s stage presence and excellent physic made him get bookings from leading designers such as Maximus, Roma, Guy Laroche (Paris), Yipueng and the number one fashion magazine in Thailand, Crow. He was also approached by Top Scouts and International agencies including OMS.
Nwadike has five titles since he began his modelling career, they includes Mr. Poly, Mr. Campus 2011, Mr. Imo State 2011, Model of Africa 2011 and Mister International Nigeria 2011 and it all happened in one year.
The 6th edition of the Mister International competition was at the Patravadi Theatre, Bangkok, on the 17 December, 2011 with 33 competing countries. Cesar Curti from Brazil won.