If you are a fashionista, then you could not have missed the popular reality show America’s Next Top Model. Aamito Lagum is a fantastic model who is the winner of Africa’s Next Top Model Season 1. It is not ANTM, but the fame and popularity she garnered from the show are commendable. The most distinctive feature of this model is her plumped lips, smoldering, and chiseled face.
Her amazing lips is the reason why she got a chance to advertise for Mac Lipstick. There are a lot of things that you might not know about this model. But don’t worry as we will reveal each and everything about this diva. The discussion will include her age, slender body, and hardship in her life. Let’s start with some quick facts.
Aamito Lagum Parents and Siblings
This gorgeous model was born as Aamito Stacie Lagum on the outskirts of Kampala. Growing there, Aamito did not have a father. Therefore, her mother, Sidonia Ayaa, was the one who looked after her. That is also the reason why this model is blessed to have a supportive mother.
Talking about siblings, this beauty is tight slipped. It is tough to estimate her sibling’s name or whereabouts in a situation like this, even if she has one. Moreover, Lagum is Ugandan by nationality and belongs to the black ethnicity.
How Tall Is Aamito Lagum?- Height, Age, and Body Measurement
This Africa’s Next Top Model winner stands tall at the height of 5 feet 11 inches. This astounding height is considered awesome in the fashion industry. She was born in the year of 1992.
As a result, in 2020, she is 27 years old and falls under the sun sign of Sagittarius. Like her sign suggest, this diva is kind, caring, and sensitive. Not to mention, Aamito celebrates her birthday each year on the 3rd day of December.
There is no denying that Lagum falls among the hot models of the fashion industry. Her secret to staying fit is due to a strict diet and daily workout. She likes to hit the gym more often than not. Speaking of which, her vital statistics measures about 32-23-35 inches.
Moreover, her black skin tone tends to shine like a diamond on the ramp. Her long struts wow the audience, and even when she is finished with her walk, fans expect there is more to come. Her luscious black hair and a pair of mesmerizing brown eyes are like a cherry on top.
Not to forget, her lips are something that grabs all the attention. Her lips are plumped and juicy, which perfectly showcases the color of the lipstick she is using. That is also the reason why she gets a lot of makeup ad campaigns.
Aamito Lagum Childhood and Education
At her tender age, Amilto moved to a place called Kitgum, along with her beloved mother. Her grandfather used to live n Kitgum. The reason for their sudden migration is because her mother, Ayya, lost her job. Later, they again migrated to their hometown.
Despite the fact that a single mother raised this young model, Sidonia always fulfilled her necessity and desire. She enrolled in St, Jude Primary School. After that, she studied at Katikamu Seventh Day Adventist Senior Secondary School.
Soon after that, Aamito graduated from St. Lawrence High School. As this model was lanky and tall since her childhood, she used to get teased a lot. But Lagum was not the girl to be dominated by such matters. Instead, she used those features to try her hand in modeling.
Journey In Africa’s Next Top Model
Reality shows are always tempting, with a lot of nervousness and responsibility, Aamito entered the competition in 2013. With her beauty, grace, and familiarity with the camera, Aamito was able to secure her place among the show’s top twelve models.
Meanwhile, Lagum honed her skill in the show and won several photoshoots. Not to mention, she got a chance to appear in the editorial spread for South Africa Elle for having the best picture in week 9.
Needless to say, this Ugandan model won Africa’s Next Top Model season 1. With the show came a 1-year modeling contract with DNA Model Management product endorsements deals with P&G, Etisalat, Snapp, and Verve International.
Furthermore, Aamito has also declared the ambassador for South African Tourism for a year and won USD 50,000. From that moment on, there was no looking back for this fantastic model.
Being a winner of a reality show, Aamito garnered a lot of limelight. As soon as her big win in the show, she signed a contract with Boss Model Management in South Africa. Therefore, in 2014 August, she featured in an editorial of Marie Claire South Africa.
The same year, Lagum moved to New York City and signed a contract with DNA Models. Within a year, this American girl was lucky enough to grace the F/W 2015 season’s ramp. There she worked for the biggest brands such as Rag & Bone, Marc, Giles, J. Mendel, Paul Smith, Bottega Veneta, Lacoste, to name a few.
Likewise, Lagum became the first-ever model of color to open the Balenciaga in Paris. That helped her to be in the spotlight. After that, she modeled for the famous brands Lanvin, Dries van Noten, H&M, and Hermes.
Not to mention, this Uganda beauty also to the ‘Top Newcomers list’ of model.com and style.com. With the increase in popularity, Aamito’s name spread all over the world. Luckily she was able to strike a pose for famous fashion magazines. Some of them include Elle, L’Officiel, i-D, Love, W, V, Harper’s Bazaar (USA), Teen Vogue, Allure, etc.
All these were just the start for Lagum; there is more to come and more to offer by this veteran. She has also has appeared in the lookbooks for Hugo Boss, Nordstrom, Acne Studios, Area, Narciso Rodriguez, and Kenzo, to name a few.
In addition to this, Aamito has worked for the famous Marc Jacobs advertisement campaign. During that time, she was photographed by David Sims. Until now, this hot model works under the supervision of HEROES Model Management, Uno Models, IMG Paris, Women Management Milan, and M4 Models.
Who Is Aamito Laugum’s Boyfriend? Is She Married? Is She Single?
Well, Well, Well, that is the question every fan wants to know about Aamito. This Ugandan model keeps a lot of secrets from the media. But how long, one day, she will have to disclose it to the general mass.
In 2020, Lagum seemed to be single and happy. Neither there is any past record that suggests that she is doing anyone nor her social media accounts give us any hints. In a time like this, it is tough to speculate about her dating status. When asked about it, Aamito simply replied she do not want to answers the question.
Is she hiding about her life partner? Maybe, maybe not. Whatever the case might be, we fans will be waiting to hear that lucky guy’s name. Also, being just 27 years old, Aamito seems to be focused more on her career rather than on such things. In a situation like this, asking about her baby is a far cry.
Aamito Lagum Net Worth, Salary, Cars, and Mansions
Undoubtedly this 5 feet 11 inches tall model makes a hefty amount of money from her career as a model. Being Africa’s Next Top Model winner, she has already amassed the prize worth of USD 50,000. But the question remains what her net worth is?
Long thing short, in 2020, this hot model sits on an estimated net worth of $1 million to $5 million. Tracking down her work and contracts, the amount seems to be quite less. Woefully, her exact salary is under the radar.
There is no denying that this diva lives a luxurious life. But her cars and mansions are not mentioned to the general mass. We must say that her secrecy makes fans know even more about her.
Social Media Presence
Despite a hectic schedule, Lagum loves spending her time on social media platforms. Among all, she seems to be more active on Instagram. Follow her in the link below.
Instagram– 51.8k followers