Fashion is a way of defining both the personal and the group on the world stage. It marks upward economic mobility — or at least the appearance of it. It’s a way of emphasizing the past, remarking upon it and announcing that it’s time to move on. The many and varied first ladies of African nations use fashion to celebrate culture, individuality and that universal human weakness: conspicuous consumption.
10: Margaret Gakuo Kenyatta (Kenya)
Margaret is the wife of Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta, making her Kenya’s First Lady. She is 50 years of age and still look elegant even with whitish hair.
9: Dominique Folloroux-Ouattara (Ivory Coast)
Even being 61 years old, Dominique makes a beautiful First Lady – among the most beautiful in the whole world, in fact. She is Algerian by birth and is a businesswoman.
8: Olive Lembe di Sita Kabila (Democratic Republic of Congo)
Marie Olive is one of the youngest women in Africa to be an official First Lady (at age 38).
She stayed President Joseph Kabila’s fiancée for a long time before they were married.
7: Ana Paula dos Santos (Angola)
She has three kids with him and they make an absolutely stunning couple. She holds degrees in law and teaching and is also part of the International Steering Committee.
6: Queen Inkhosikati LaMbikiza (Swaziland)
The law degree remains in name as the Queen is not allowed to exercise her profession, in fear of being favored because of her status. However, she is an extremely ambitious woman and she does many other works to establish her name.
Overall, she is a beautiful and talented woman with a soft sweetly voice that define her personality.
5: Zeinab Suma Jammel (Gambia)
The Gambian President Yahya Jammeh married another wife Alima Sallah in the presence of his first wife Zeinab Suma. She protested about it until the President reportedly divorced the second wife.
4: Hinda Deby Itno (Chad)
Most of the outfits she wears are custom-made. Some people believe her fashion sense is too over the top but a vast argument always denies that.
Chantal Biya is extremely social; she has met many famous personalities who cherish her style like Paris Hilton, and is a member of the African Synergy.
2: Sylvia Bongo Ondimba (Gabon)
Princess Lalla Salma is married to King of Morocco, Mohammed the. VI. Physically as well as intellectually, Lalla Salma is beautiful.
Princess Lalla Salma is married to the King of Morocco, Mohammed the. VI. Physically as well as intellectually, Lalla Salma is beautiful.