Agbani Darego is a Nigerian model and beauty queen.
She was born on the 22nd of December , 1982.
She is 6 feet 0 inch tall .
Her hair colour is black and her eye color is brown.
Agbani Darego's family roots are in Abonnema , Rivers state.
She was born in Lagos,Nigeria to a family of eight children and was the sixth child.
At age two,her family relocated to Port-Harcourt,Rivers state.
As a teenager,Darego longed to be a model ,and despite her father's wishes,she auditioned for the M-Net face of Africa modelling competition,but was not chosen as a finalist.
In 2001,Agbani Darego was crowned the Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria.
A few months later,she was a contestant at Miss Universe and became the first Nigerian to place among the top 10 semi-finalists,finishing seventh overall.
In November that year,she became the first indigenous African to claim the Miss World title.