Dabota Lawson is a Nigerian former beauty queen, fashion model, Influencer, and entrepreneur.
Dabota entered the limelight after participating in Nigeria’s Top Model contest in 2007. And in 2009, she contested and won the Miss Nigeria beauty UK pageant.
Aside from being a former beauty queen, Dabota has also featured in a few movies; ‘Finding Mercy 1 and 2‘ and Kamara’s tree.
Dabota is one of the most popular beauty queens in Nigeria.
Dabota was born in Rivers States, Nigeria, on June 2nd, 1991. She is currently 29 years old.
Dabota spent her teenage years in Nigeria before leaving the country at the age of 16 to the UK to pursue a college education and university degree in Financial Economics at the University of Leicester, and the London School of Business and Finance, where she studied Accounting and Business.
Whilst studying in the UK, she competed and won the Miss Nigeria beauty pageant UK, in 2010. After her victory, she did a lot of modeling on runway shows, high fashion events, and various modeling competitions. She also appeared on the covers of some well-known magazines.
The former beauty queen then moved back to Nigeria and made her debut in the Nigerian movie industry in 2013, adding ‘actress’ to her resume, and she has since been expanding her horizon, venturing into other businesses.
She is currently the Chief Executive Officer of her own successful cosmetic line, Dabota Cosmetics, and Diamond Inc, an event management firm she set up with three other friends.
Dabota Lawson net worth
Dabota Lawson’s estimated net worth is said to be $1 Million – $5 Million. Her income source is mostly from being a successful model. Her other income is also from her other businesses.
Marriage and husband
Dabota Lawson was married to Nigerian billionaire, Sunny Aku, in 2014. The former couple got married in a lavish wedding which was held at the Sky Terrance Hall and was graced by several notable Nigerian personalities.
But, Dabota and her husband started having issues within a few months into their marriage. Several media websites claimed it was because of Sunny Aku’s alleged infidelity. There were rumors that Sunny was already married to another woman, a testament Dabota is said to have presented in court after she filed for a divorce.
However, several people accused the model of using and dumping the billionaire, which she vehemently denied insisting that, she already had a source of income and kept working even after marrying Sunny Aku. According to her, she even started from scratch after divorcing her billionaire husband.
Dabota Lawson and her ex-husband have a daughter together.
Dabota Lawson has always been named among Nigerian female celebrities who have enhanced their body, especially their butt. Though she never talked about her surgery to deny or accept that she has had the procedure, the change in her body shape had many believing she’s had a job done.
Reliable sources are said to have also revealed that, the actress even got a nose job — and pictures show the difference.
Dabota is said to have started the liposuction procedure gradually since 2012, and it cost her a whopping $30,000 at the time.
Though Dabota seems happy with her expensive curvy shape, she has severally been criticized about it as many claimed it didn’t look right with her body.