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Nyakim Gatwech Biography, Net Worth, Personal Life, Career Journey

Nyakim Gatwech Biography, Net Worth, Personal Life, Career Journey

Nyakim Gatwech also known as Queen of the Dark, is a model based in America who entered into the modeling industry about 5 years ago and became a sensational supermodel because of the deep dark complexion of her skin.

Nyakim’s skin is so unique that the Guinness World Book of Records named her as one with the darkest skin color on earth. Nyakim is bewitchingly stunning, beautiful, and admirably confident and this has won her the favor of her followers and fans on Instagram where most of her popularity resides.

Nyakim Gatwech Age and Place of Birth

Nyakim’s home of birth is located in Gambela, a city in Ethiopia. The 28-year-old was born here on the 27th of January 1993 after her family escaped from the civil war happening in her country of origin, South Sudan. Although her cultural roots are of South Sudan descent, Nyakim has never been to the country.

Nyakim Gatwech Early Life and Education

Most of Nyakim’s early childhood experiences took place in refugee concentration camps as a result of fleeing from the war that broke loose in their home country, South Sudan. Her parents fled to Ethiopia before Nyakim was born so she wound up being born in Ethiopia.

Shortly afterward they once again moved to Kenya where they settled in refugee camps for some years before finally seeking asylum in the United States of America. Nyakim was aged 14 years when they were relocating to the USA where they initially settled in Buffalo, New York but later moved to Minneapolis, Minnesota. 

There’s no information regarding her attendance in school during the times her family resided in Ethiopia and Kenya but when they moved to the USA, she was enrolled into the Minneapolis Community College.

Nyakim Gatwech Career

Nyakim’s very first experience that exposed her to the idea of modeling took place at the St. Cloud State University where she participated in the schools’ local fashion show. 

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She gained a massive following on Instagram after posting a video of her interacting with an uber driver. The driver asked her whether she would bleach her skin for $10,000. Nyakim has participated in fashion shows, appeared in promotional posters including the 2017 Jigsaw film, and represents brands. These brands are in body apparel, cosmetics and clothing including Fenty Beauty and Fashion Nova. 

Nyakim Gatwech Net Worth and Assets

It is said that Nyakim’s skin complexion has empowered her to amass an estimated net worth of about $4 million. This is from her collaborations with beauty and clothing brands, fashion shows as well as promoting posters. Nyakim prefers to keep vital information about herself private hence the information available on her income is inconclusive.

Real Name Nyakim Gatwech
Age 28
Place of Birth Gambela, Ethiopia
Nationality American
Net Worth $4 million


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