The first lady is considered as the mother of the nation and like her husband, she is always looked up to by many people. As expected by many, these ladies ensure that they dress to kill, and are always graceful, making them some of the most admired women in the world. Well, each one of them has put an effort into standing out, making it very difficult to determine the most beautiful and sexiest of all. Nonetheless, we have created a list of top 10 most beautiful first ladies in Africa.
1. Princess Salma Bennani
She is the princess consort of Morocco. She is the wife of King Mohammed VI and the first wife of a Moroccan ruler to have been publicly acknowledged and given a royal title. In a ranking published by the American site Richest Lifestyle in 2014, Lalla Salma was voted world’s third most beautiful first lady and Africa’s most beautiful first lady. Her taste for fashion and commitment to the fight against cancer is admired worldwide.
2. Chantal Biya
She is the First Lady of Cameroon.
3. Olive Lembe di Sita
She is the First Lady of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. She was the long-term girlfriend of Congolese President Joseph Kabila whom she married on 17 June 2006, becoming her country’s First Lady at the age of 30.
4. Hinda Deby Itno
She is the first lady of Chad.
5. Dominique Ouattara
The celebrated humanitarian is the First Lady of Ivory Coast, married to President Alassane Ouattara.
6. Margaret Wanjiru Gakuo
She is the wife of Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta, 4th President of Kenya and the First Lady of Kenya. She is liked by many for her simplicity in regard to her dressing, nature, and manner. Since the inauguration of her husband, Margaret has been running a campaign dubbed Beyond Zero Campaign to reduce child maternal mortality rates. The campaign has been successful so far where people have contributed millions to her cause.
7. Aisha Buhari
Aisha Muhammadu Buhari is the wife of Muhammadu Buhari, the president of Nigeria. She is a cosmetologist, beauty therapist, and author.
8. Jeannette Kagame
She is the wife of Paul Kagame. She became the First Lady of Rwanda when her husband took office as President in 2000. She is passionate about humanitarian work.
9. Inge Lynn Collins Bongo
She is the first lady of Gabon.
10. Masenate Mohato Seeiso
She is the Queen of Lesotho.