On August 12 in New York, the competition Miss Nigeria USA 2017 was held. Many Nigerians living in the USA, Africans, and representatives of other nationalities came out to compete. It was truly a bright and spectacular event. The audience watched every stage of it with bated breath. Finally, the results became known.
The charming Idara Inokon from Akwa Ibom became the most beautiful girl in Nigeria! Idara was crowned by last year's queen Lola Adeoye. She had to compete with 13 beautiful and talented girls. As said by the organizer of the event, Joy Fakhoury, the winner of the contest received 10 thousand dollars in addition to nationwide fame.
Most girls would love to take part in a beauty pageant, but only the most beautiful, smart, and talented ones are given the opportunity. For some, victory is a way to show oneself in glory, enjoy the love of fans, and attention of journalists. Others want to change the world around them and bring pride to their homeland.
On the 12th of August, 14 contestants from the following regions fought for the crown:
● Akwa Ibom;
Each participant delighted the audience with their unique culture. It was necessary to show Nigeria in the most vivid and attractive colours, to emphasize the diversity of the population, the attractiveness, and education of Nigerian women and to promote the unity of those in the diaspora.
The second and third positions went to the representatives of Lagos and Ondo states. The title of Miss Congeniality was received by a beautiful lady from Rivers.
The jury tested contestants for beauty, education, knowledge about Nigeria and their unique culture. Participants planned activities that will help improve the well-being of Nigeria in case they emerge winner.
The judges said that they had work really hard to find a winnder because all the contestants were beautiful and it was not easy to choose the best. The beautiful Nigerian girls showed different talents, so it was difficult to compare them by one common criteria.
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Impressions of the winner
When the current Miss Nigeria spoke with the press after the coronation, she said that was pleasantly surprised by her victory and will devote her reign to caring for the people of Nigeria.
Throughout the competition, Idara did not feel confident. She was determined to do everything she can. These thoughts brought a smile to her face. Perhaps this was the exact feature that fascinated the judges.
Idara had planned to participate in another New York beauty contest, which took place in April, but the circumstances were not on her side. Fortunately, she ended up in the right place at the right time.
This competition gave Idara success and fame. The girl regards her victory as an opportunity to present her culture and advocate for women's rights. She wants to work for the benefit of society and make sure she helps others.
Idara is a registered nurse in the United States. She strives to transfer her knowledge to everyone who needs it and to provide all possible assistance. Inokon believes that if people will know all the necessary information to maintain their health, their lives will become better and happier. For her, these are not just beautiful words, but a passion. She is determined to do this all during her reign.
Miss Nigeria 2017 was born in Akwa Ibom and studied at Maryland where she graduated in 2010. Also, in 2014 she graduated from the Delaware University. Now the lover or knowledge is studying Family Nursing.
Let's congratulate Miss Nigeria USA 2017 and wish her all the best as she works towards her noble goals.
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