Lola Adeoye crowned Miss Nigeria USA
The two-day pageant finale kicked off at the John Jay Hall in Midtown Manhattan when former Miss Nigeria USA held a Charity Gala/Fund Raising Dinner on May 27th, 2016 to raise money for the Miss Nigeria USA Scholarship program in Nigeria. This gave the girls an opportunity to present their individual platforms/pet projects to the judges and guests.
The intriguing event was compered by comedian, Aphrican Ape and Ojinika of Pix 11 News. Other popular celebrities who graced the occasion were Osas Ighodaro-Ajibade, DJ Cuppy, Prince AZK Adekoya ll, Ugonna Omeruo, Toyosi Phillips, Ernest Danjuma, Koby Brew, Lexx Ore, model Tamar Awobotu amongst others.
Nigerian crooner, Kcee Limpopo held the crowd agog while doing his thing… The judges for the pageantry were Osas Ighodaro-Ajibade, DPiper Twins, Ngozi Opara of Heat Free Hair, celebrity stylists Kanayo Ebi and Moses “Moashy” Ebite, Hana Unis, A.J Ross of ABC 7 News and Essence Magazine’s Charrea Jackson.
A total number of 18 girls made it to the finals competing on Traditional Outfit, Swim Wear, Talent Display, Evening Gowns and Platform Presentation categories, represented their states with grace and honor portraying themselves as winners in their own right.
Alas! Miss Ekiti, Lola Adeoye outshone the others and emerged winner of Miss Nigeria USA 2016 beauty pageantry. She was thereafter crowned by the outgoing queen, Olutosin Araromi (Miss Nigeria USA 2015).
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