Akiima was shot exclusively for MODELS.com by Julien Bernard, with styling by Laetitia Gimenez, hair by Jean Baptiste Santens @ Capsule, makeup by Megumi Zlatoff @ Agence Saint Germain, and casting production by Maxence Orard. Thanks to Charlotte Dubos. All clothing by Véronique Leroy, tights by Falke.



IMG Paris (Paris)
IMG (New York)
IMG Australia (Sydney)
Finesse Models (Adelaide)


181cm (5’11.5″)


Place of Origin:

Ethnic Origin:
South Sudanese


How discovered:
By Brigette Mitchell in Adelaide, walked into the agency.

What was your first modeling job?
Being the face of Adelaide Fashion Festival 2017.

Favorite things:
My laptop and wifi. I need something to entertain me while I’m traveling. Love walking around when I’m in a new country. Deeply enjoy a good book.

What are you listening to at the moment?
SZA’s latest album CTRL.

Favorite movie, tv show:
Gone With The Wind and Poetic Justice

Favorite designer, fragrance or beauty product:
Victoria’s Secret fragrances are beautiful

What were you doing before modeling?
Studying and working.

What would you be doing if you weren’t modeling?
I would be a nurse. Hopefully one day I will be one.

What’s something uncool that you love anyway?
I hate to say this, but OPEN TOE SANDALS!

Favorite modeling experience so far?
Walking Azzedine Alaia couture show in Paris with Naomi Campbell.

What’s the best thing about your hometown/country?
Friendly faces and how quiet it is.

Which brand would you really love to model for?
Christian Dior

Place you would love to visit:

Currently you’re obsessed with/about:

What’s the best piece of advice you’ve ever been given?
“Things happen for a reason.”

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