September 16, 2019 South Sudan NEWS PORTAL

(LONDON) – Adut Akech credits Naomi Campbell for being her ‘other mum’, after the supermodel helped to mentor her to runway success.

And Adut Akech looked thrilled to be reunited with Naomi, as the pair enjoyed a reunion at the star’s Fashion for Relief event at London Fashion Week on Saturday.

Beautiful: Both Adut and Naomi opted for stunning floor-length dresses that made sure to highlight their model frames
Beautiful: Both Adut and Naomi opted for stunning floor-length dresses that made sure to highlight their model frames

The model, 19, was seen cuddling up to Naomi, 48, on her arrival to the bash – who was undoubtedly a welcomed support to Adut, who found herself recently caught up in a racial controversy with Who magazine.

Adut stunned in a tiered black gown that boasted sheer lace detailing and a full-length skirt, that accentuated her lithe frame. 

Her outfit choice complemented that of her mentor Naomi, who chose to wear a daring see-through design that left little to the imagination. 

Stunning: Adut, who has previously said she 'always looked up to' Naomi when she was younger, was seen holding hands with the established supermodel backstage
Stunning: Adut, who has previously said she ‘always looked up to’ Naomi when she was younger, was seen holding hands with the established supermodel backstage

It came complete with strategically placed beading and Naomi paired her head-turning number with voluminous hair and a glamorous make-up look. 

Outfits were lent by a whole host of designers including; Dior, Gucci, Alexander McQueen, Marc Jacobs and Givenchy, while guest enjoyed a lavish dinner and Casamigos Tequila cocktails. 

The 48-year-old Naomi Campbell hosts her Fashion for Relief runway show at London Fashion Week every year. 
The 48-year-old Naomi Campbell hosts her Fashion for Relief runway show at London Fashion Week every year.

The 48-year-old Naomi Campbell hosts her Fashion for Relief runway show at London Fashion Week every year. 

Fashion for Relief is a personal charity set up my supermodel Naomi back in 2005.

The charity is dedicated to fighting poverty, sickness and distress and has so far raised millions, thanks to its annual fashion show and donations from the world’s most reputable fashion houses. 

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