Top 7 High-Paying Modelling Agencies and Companies in Nigeria

Nigeria Modelling Agencies ContactLot of youths want to pursue their dream, apply and get accepted in top reputable companies and modelling agencies in Nigeria looking for various model types.

Are you one of them?

Do you want to know how to join the best modelling agencies in Nigeria?

If YES, then this article is only what you need to read today.

As an aspiring model in Nigeria, there are so many good reasons you need a modeling agency.

If you get partnered with top modelling agencies in Nigeria, landing gigs becomes easy.

You’ll be attending red carpet events, used as a vixen in music videos, be on the cover of top cosmetics and brands, and even attend international pageantries, depending on the agreement signed.

In this article, you’ll learn and get helpful answers today on:

  • Modelling agencies in Nigeria and how to apply and register
  • Good modeling agencies for beginners
  • Free modeling agencies that pay you
  • Modelling agencies in need of models in Lagos and Abuja
  • List of Top modelling agencies in Nigeria
  • Legit modelling agencies in Nigeria
  • Hair modelling agencies in Nigeria
  • Fitness modelling agencies in Nigeria
  • Teenage modelling agencies in Nigeria
  • Face modelling agencies in Nigeria in need of models

You will be guided in deciding which of the modelling agencies will suit you best.

Before we get into the core of this post, I’d like to tell you to grab some coffee or tea.

This is quite a long post and if you’re really interested in registering and getting accepted in any of the best modelling agencies in Nigeria this year, you’ll definitely read to the end.

Getting started…

What is a Modelling Agency?

A Modelling Agency is a business organization made up of skilled individuals that specializes in recruiting, training, managing and grooming young and beautiful persons, so they can become professional models with global recognition.

Most modeling agencies specialize in the entertainment industry and fashion niche.

A modeling agency also:

  • Represent and broker agreements on behalf of their clients, models, fashion enthusiast, and artistes.
  • Works closely with various international bodies and partners to ensure that the need of the client is met.

Are you looking to start a modelling career in Nigeria?

Here are some of the most patronized, reputable and high-paying modelling agencies in Nigeria today.

7 Best High-Paying Modelling Agencies in Nigeria

Here are the best-rated modelling agencies in Nigeria:

7. Pride of Afrika Model and Talent Management

Pride of Afrika Model and Talent Management bring to reality the dreams of aspiring models.

You don’t have to be extra-skinny, extra-tall or super sexy because there’s a place just for you in the modeling world.

Here, aspiring models and talents of all age groups—baby-model, child-model, teenage-model and adult-model are always encouraged.

Pillars and Pride of Afrika Model and Talent management represents models, actors, hostesses, children, for print work, conventions/trade shows, local, regional and national commercials, television, film, runway, music videos, special events, and worldwide placements.

The staffs are well experienced in the business of scouting, developing, and booking talent.


Office: You may also, on appointment, visit the head office at – Investment House, 1st Floor, CMS Bus stop, Lagos Island, Lagos State, Nigeria.

6. Y-Ray Models

Y-ray Models is a model management agency, that trains models and provide jobs to models locally and internationally for: Billboards, TV commercials, Calendar, Brand promotion, Fashion shows, Ushering, Tv Presentation, Music video appearance (Video Vixen), Bridal Train, and so on.

The agency vision is:

  • To raise and make super models who would be icons and role models.
  • To grow upcoming models and make them established professional models.
  • To set a higher standard of modeling in Nigeria and Africa.


5. Anaconda Modeling Agency

Anaconda Modelling Agency is a professional commercial modelling agency that nurtures, guides and develops new modelling talent by using available resources and support to promote kids, mature, and curvy models at all experience levels.

The company trains models, layout their portfolios, get them test shoots and put together comp photo cards along with other printed or digital materials that models would need to increase their status in the industry and that helps them to get good modelling jobs.

This agency welcome aspiring model of all ages and sizes and receives immediate access to several industry professionals’ contacts and promotes models in all the channels.

That means that brands have almost any model type to fit their offline and online campaigns.

If you’ve got what it takes to be a successful model, try visiting and applying in this agency.

Corporate Office:

7/9, Sawyer Crescent, Gbagada Estate, Phase 1 by Corona School, Lagos

4. Beth Modelling Agency

Established in Lagos, Nigeria in 2014, Beth Modelling Agency is one of the leading pioneers in Modeling with a prestigious reputation over the years in Africa, discovering over 2,000 models in 14 years.

Beth Model Management is aimed at providing young and aspiring models with a platform to achieve their goals and objectives.

With partners in New York, London, Paris and Milan, Beth seeks to promote models indigenously by working with local brands as well as promoting models internationally with foreign brands, which seek creative ways of promoting their corporate creative enterprises.

Beth has launched the careers of some of the greatest and most successful Nigerian models; namely Mayowa Nicholas, Victor Ndigwe, Davidson Obennebo, Nneoma Anosike, Chika Emmanuella, Jeffery Obed, Glory Egwede, Nora Omeire and a couple of others in over a decade-plus in the fashion and modeling industry.

The agency encompasses 4 divisions including Women, Men, Commercial and Talent.


  • 2, Glover Road, Ikoyi, Lagos, Nigeria

Email Addresses


3. Fashion Instinct Modeling Agency

Fashion Instinct is a professional modeling agency that carries on many activities like fashion show, modeling training and management, which means more than being a model agency.

Being completely out of the classical model agency understanding, they are a big family that has included in its organization a project development and marketing team, press introduction, mannequin, photo model, dancer, animator, presenter, introduction hostess, make up specialist, hair dresser, photograph artist, dubbing artist, art director and technical team and work to continue with the team that is getting larger each day.

Fashion Instinct Modeling Agency has produced some of the finest models in the country and is in the business of making extraordinary models.

They accept registrations from both male and female models as of today, and have a Non-Refundable Application Fee of ₦10,000.


  • Actors/Talent Management
  • Commercial Modeling
  • Model Training
  • Models Management
  • Runway Modeling
  • Ushering


Nigeria Office:

1st Floor, 2, Ayinde Sanni Close, off Ola Adeshega Street, Oregun Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria

USA Office:

388, Stuyvesant Avenue, Irvington, NJ, United States

2. Exquisite Models International

Exquisite Models International is an international modelling agency that has taken a firm base in Nigeria and Africa, discovering and grooming many of today’s newest and freshest faces adorning the mass media of fashion print, television commercials, international runways, and commercial print.

Exquisite Models International provides the opportunity for the promotion of aspiring models who are looking to promote themselves and market their talents using new media strategies.

The agency has a major presence in the Western region, respected by clients and contemporaries alike.

Besides their business savvy in domestic bookings, the unparalleled strength and force of the agency is the agency’s keen placement of the models in the foreign marketplace of Europe, Australia, South America and the Orient.

Exquisite Models International places great emphasis on development and continuous growth potential of their new and established male, female and child models.

Many of the “exquisite models” have remained with the agency from the start of their career to the present, which enables them to command top billing rates and exclusive contracts with major advertising clients.

Head Office: Suite 1, Sada Cruz Hotel, by 400 Road, Festac, Lagos, Nigeria


1. Box Models Agency

Box Models Agency is a leading Lagos based Modelling Agency, representing male and female models, influencers and brand ambassadors in Nigeria and around the world.

They help talented models to achieve their dreams by scouting, managing, developing and connecting them with brands and businesses for collaboration and promotion.

Box Models Agency represents Female Models, Male Models and Influencers in Nigeria.

Box Models Agency provides fashion models, commercial models, lifestyle models and runway models among others for a wide range of advertising campaigns including Fashion Shows, Editorial Photography, TV Commercials, Runway, eCommerce, Prints, Promotions and more.

Box Models holds an open casting/walk-in at their Lagos office every Wednesday from 12 noon to 2 pm (excluding public holidays) and are looking for unique and talented models with outstanding personalities, style and humour.

Have you got all it takes and do you meet our requirements? Pop in to one of the open calls to discover how you can become a model.

No makeup, no fancy outfits – Just come natural! Just come as you are!!

To apply to become a model at this agency, please complete the online registration form on the “Become A Model Page” of the website.

You can also tell the agency more about yourself by sending your headshot and full body shot via their Instagram page – @boxmodelsofficial.

Box Agency minimum height requirement for female models is 5ft 9inches (175cm) and male models is 5ft 11inches (180cm) and all models must be over 16 years old.

So, only apply if you meet these minimum requirements, as any application that does not meet our requirements won’t be processed.

Address: 2nd Floor, Wuraola House, 90 Allen Avenue, Ikeja, Lagos State, Nigeria


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Although you can start on your own and still be successful, the training that you will receive from a good modelling agency is almost priceless.

These modelling agencies train models on the manner of approach for different occasions, competitions, pageantries, red carpet events, magazine/newspaper publications, and brand ambassador.

Ensure you review these agencies before applying or making a payment.

Beware of scammers that will parade as agents or schools.

Visit the official website of these agencies to make enquiries and get the latest news and updates.

You should also try to confirm from past or presents models currently training in any of the listed agencies on the fees, facilities, features and benefits.

Finally, if you know any modelling agency or school in Nigeria that is equally a good option or shouldn’t be on this list, please let us know in the comment section.

Tell us the agency and why it is excellent or bad for upcoming Nigerian models.

I wish you success.

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  1. my name is kamsy…I would to be a hair model
    I have natural brown or blonde also light skinned would love to start my modeling career and would be 18 yrs this year born November 13th 2006

  2. I’m interested bin modelling, my appearance show like am a modeller and a received a much complement for that. I want to consider modelling, but only in fashion line especially corporate wears or owanbe

  3. Am Lydia, height and m interested in modelling, don’t know if there’s any available space for me????

  4. Am Lydia, height and m interested in modelling, don’t know if there’s any available space for me????

      1. Please can you sign me up as a commercial mode I’m just thirteen .
        I’ve been totally been inspired. Please

  5. I really want to be a fashion model or a body part model I am really inspired and have been watching modelling shows.

  6. Down to earth,i submit this application under my most Nobel self, applying as a model in your renowned company and Industry.
    My name is Dominion.i am masculine in gender. i am 18 yrs and dark skinned in complexion. I am 7ft tall with nice body startue and nice sport waves on. I am an undergraduate at the University of Aau Ekpoma and I want to be a representative and also inspire people .i promise you that when I become a model,i’ll be able to increase the rate of customers.i would be grateful if this application is treated with kind gesture
    Thanks a bunch!

  7. Please I have been trying a modelling agency since when I was 16 and now am 17 yrs old and am yet to be a model
    Please help me connect ?

  8. Pls I’m 16 yrs and I would really love to be a model and would really love to work with you

  9. hello, my name is Sarah, I have a great passion to be a model and also hope to get one as soon as possible. thanks

  10. Hello,
    My name is Peace and I am 16 years and I would really love to become a model and I would put in my best to do so

  11. hi
    my name is Helen, am 19 years old .
    modelling has always been my passion and dream
    please kindly accept me into your reputable platform

    1. Please how do u connect with the modelling agency because I have been trying since when I was 16 and now am 17
      Please help me out ?

  12. I really want to be a model since I was a toddler, I’m 16 and would love it if I could see an agency dat would take me

  13. Hi

    My name is Michael Olan. I deem love modeling & want to become a model.

    If there is any space for me kindly contact me awaiting this opportunity to become a model as a Career.

    Thank You: 07036812140

    1. My name is Salaudeen Taiwo,am 27 years old modelling has always been my dream..I love modelling so much and would love to become one.

  14. Hello?,
    My name is Egbe Desmond,
    And I would like to be a model,
    I will totally appreciate it if I am being given an opportunity,
    Thank you

  15. Hi
    If there’s any recruitment for face modelling
    Please contact me
    07056305396 for WhatsApp
    09123949921 for calls.
    I will really appreciate it if i did hear from you

  16. Please I really want to be a top star model please I really need the connection
    Am a model but I need a greater connection , I want to earn money for my self please contact me if their is anyone that pays well even do is face photo shoot am available

  17. Please let me in this model activity. l have dream to become this. l have what it takes to become a model. I just want to be a model ?

  18. Hi my name is Samantha I am 14 years old I would really love to be a model . Please if you guys can kindly assist me with this one request

  19. Hi, pls am a young lady of 17 years old,my dream is to become a model to bring out the fashion in me . I will be happy if any company can help me to fufill my dream. Thank you.

  20. I have the qualities of been a good model, just give me a chance, actions speak louder than words

    1. I actually want and desire to become a model it have been my prayer point always,i really need chance to show my talent

  21. I will be the happiest person on earth if I actualized this dream of mine…. please how can I join an agency

  22. I really want to become a model please this is my ambition that am always trying to do for so long

  23. i have always wanted to become a model because i love modeling and it has always been my dream to become a model

  24. I have always wanted to be a fashion model it has always been my dream
    Am very passionate about it.

  25. Please I’ll also love to join the modelling agency… I’ll really be glad if I join

  26. It has always been my dream to become a model.all the places they listed is in Lagos please i really want to achieve my biggest dream of being a model.i will be glad if I could get a help.

  27. I love modelling and am confident i will make any modelling agency that sign me proud.
    I’m 16 by the way.

  28. Am 18 and my dream is to become a model,I love being a model.I have passion for it please I need help and am in Lagos

  29. I really want to be a teen model, I am 13 and reside in asaba but all the places listed here are in Lagos

    1. Hi good day
      Please am a young lady of 17 it has been my dream to become a model and a fashionista.pls I will be glad if I can see a modelling company that can assist my career.

  30. I just really want to be a model it has been my dream I want to be a young model am 13 I want to inspire kids that they can be whatever they want

    1. I want to be a model who can represent good thing of life and refreshments on earth
      I really want to be a model

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