25-year-old Anambra born Chidinma Aaron representing the South-East Zone and a graduate of Business Administration from Leeds City University, Ibadan emerged winner of the 42nd Edition of the prestigious Miss Nigeria Beauty Pageant held November 2018 at the Convention Centre, Eko Hotels &Suites, Victoria Island.
Chidinma emerged the top beating 17 other beautiful contestants to clinch the ultimate prize of N3Million, a luxury apartment and an automobile. While the duo of Chisom Dunu and Ameh Munirah emerged first and second runner up respectively.
The event which attracted the crème de crème of the society kicked off with an awesome red carpet moment hosted by 2018 Big Brother contestant, Tobi Bakre.
The event saw contestants showcasing their Nigerian traditional attire and evening wear as
designed by Maryam Elisha CEO Rikaotobyme.
The contestants were however judged by Rita Dominic, Tatiana Moussalli, Konye Nwabogor, Fade Ogunro, Uredi Grace, Jasmine Tukur, David Wej, Lessi Peter Vigboro, Osepiribon Ben-Willie amongst others 12 contestants made it the question and answer stage asked by the audience.
The audience were however thrilled by musical performances by Dede Mabiaku, Johnny Drille, comedian Bovi amongst others.
Recalling her moment at the past queen, 41st Miss Nigeria Mildred Ehiguese advice the new queen of the need to be hardworking and represent the brand well as it has become an eye opener toward achieving her core aim as the queen.