Why street model Lupita NyaKisumo has left Nairobians mesmerized

• The model has gained a cult following online with her brilliant videos.

Lupita NyaKisumo is a model who struts the Central Business District, impressing many with her catwalk. Her confidence in walking without fearing Nairobians has left many mesmerized.

Her Instagram and TikTok videos show Kenyans blown away as she walks around Kenya Archives in between them, without making a fuss.

Below are some facts to know about her, as she revealed to YouTuber Presenter Ali.

She is called Lupita NyaKisumo by childhood friends who felt she looked like the actress. 

She is six foot 5 inches.

Her dad died when she was in std 5 and she does not know her mum.

A tough upbringing forced her to run away from home.

She started singing, selling trees, cooking ugali, chapati and tea in mjengo sites, to earn a living.

Later she was a househelp and also tried work as a mama fua.

She started modelling in Std 8

She has been modelling for 11 years.

She did professional runway modelling but left over how 'crowded' it was. 

Eldoret residents crowned her the Queen of the Streets

She is a mother to a five-year-old son.

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