From the time she was younger she aspired to be a lawyer
Her first job was in Ugandan Fashion Week, where she walked for Gloria Wavamunno’s GW Collection
In 2013 she auditioned for Africa’s Next Top Model where she had the chance to make a spread for Elle South Africa as well as being crowned the winner.
She received a 1-year modeling contract with DNA Model Management, product endorsement deals with P&G, Etisalat, Snapp and Verve International, a 1-year contract as an ambassador for South African Tourism and a cash prize of $50,000 USD
She is managed by Boss Models Johannesburg; DNA Model Management; Viva Model Management; Why Not Model Management
In 2014, she moved to New York City
In the F/W season of 2015 she was the first model of color to open for Alexander Wang
Shehas modeled for Kanye West, Narciso Rodriguez and many more
She is in the April 2017 cover of Allure Magazine
She has been ranked by Cosmopolitan as one of the top most successful models that has come out of the Top Model franchise
She is the model behind the MAC instagram post that caused a racist outrage “because her lips were too big”. She faced a lot of racist comments and criticism but she spoke out defending herself and her features.