by Rachel Ogbu

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Nigerian American model Adaora Akubilo featured in this year’s Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue which is the magazine’s 50th.

As they marked the milestone, Akubilo had the opportunity to join models to travel around the world for this iconic photo shoot, from battling sandstorms in the Africa to traversing cliffs in Asia just to capture the sexiest moments on film.

Akubilo has worked for brands such as Garnier and Ray-Ban.

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