All hail the new Queen!!! Ezinne Akudo, a law graduate of Abia State University has emerged winner of the just concluded Miss Nigeria 2013 beauty pageant. She walked away with a whooping N3million, brand new car and a trip to California.
22-year old Miss Ezinne beat 20 others contestants in the finale that took place at the Intercontinental hotel, Lagos Nigeria.
She said: â€œI am so excited to have won. There were many other pretty girls who contested but I won. I want to thank God for this victory.â€
Daily TimesÂ reports:
Miss Congeniality went to Celestine Queen.
Some of the guests, who graced the event included ex-Nigeria international, Jay Jay Okocha, ex-Miss Nigeria, Helen Prest Ajayi, first Miss Nigeria ever, Grace Oyelude who crowned the new Queen, Dakore Egbusan Akande, her husband and Betty Irabor, to mention a few.
The event, which also witnessed a high turn out of captains of industry, high networking individuals and politiciansÂ was sponsored by the Edo State government and hosted by the Ekiti State government. It wasÂ supportedÂ by Aero Contractors, Daily Times, Daar Communications, Genevieve Magazine, Linda Ikejiâ€™s Blog, Studio 24 and Vlisco to mention a few.
The last edition was held in 2011 when Feyijimi Sodipo was crowned Queen.