Photo by by Kwame Agyei Jr.
Meet Nyakim Gatwech, the South Sudanese model living in Minneapolis, Minnesota, who uses her Instagram account to advocate diversity and stand up for those who don't have a voice and shows off her killer modelling skills. With her deeply pigmented skin and fierce determination, she’s breaking down the barriers of conventional beauty and encouraging others to do the same. Along with 318 thousand followers on Instagram, we're following every step of her career and can't wait to see what the future holds for this Queen.
Photos by Isaac West and Alvan Washington
'Because we are more than what this society think of our dark skin let stand up for those who can't. Let's speak up those who can't. And stay beautiful while doing it.'
Photo by Kwame Agyei Jr.
All pictures courtesy of queennyakimofficial