Miss Kebbi ,Ihezue Ugochi Mitchel,emerges winner of MBGN Beauty Pageant 2017
After the screening and long stretches of exercises, the 2017 MBGN rivalry held by Silverbird reached an end the previous evening.
Ihezue Ugochi Mitchel, Miss Kebbi, has emerged the Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria 2017.
Ugochi, beat other 35 contestants to the crown, emerging as the 30th MBGN.
Miss Bayelsa, Miss Sokoto, Miss Plateau and Miss Oyo were the other top five finalists.
Miss Bayelsa came in as fourth runner-up, third runner-up was Miss Oyo, while the second runner-up was Miss Plateau.
Winner of 2015 MBGN, Unoaku Anyadike had been the reigning queen for two years as the pageant organised by Silverbird Entertainment did not hold in 2016.
Other awards won by contestants were most photogenic award given to Miss Anambra, Miss Yobe won the amity award and best traditional costume went to Miss Sokoto while the best evening wear award went to Miss Bayelsa
Miss Amity – Miss Yobe, Ndali Eno
Miss Photogenic/Congeniality – Miss Anambra, Maristella Okpala
Model of the Year – Miss Kebbi, Ugochi Ihezue
Best Costume – Miss Sokoto, Stephanie Agbasi
Best Evening Wear – Miss Bayelsa, Rebecca N Hampson
MBGN Ecowas – Miss Oyo, Emmanuella Yaboh
MBGN Tourism – Miss Plateau, Winfrey Okolo
MBGN Universe – Miss Sokoto, Stephanie Agbasi