First let’s give thanks to the Almighty Father for bringing us thus far and giving us the strength, courage faith and DETERMINATION to succeed.
It is with deepest appreciation and sincere gratitude we say thank you for your support, love and effort making this year Mr. & Miss Nigeria International a huge success and auspicious event.
From picking and auditioning of the contestants, they emerged for voting to be the top choice of camping for the main event. With a total of 29 participating, our fabulous contestants aged from 17 - 25 and were representing their respective culture and states from all over the country.
The contestants were officially welcomed and introduced into the camp at Water Ripples Hotel, Lekki, to go through their respective training, all in attempt to emerge winner and get the crown. Another set of voting was initiated to earn love and support from the fans and loved ones. It also added scores to their scoreboard for the judges to give a precise result.
The Competition was very lucky to be surrounded and helped forward by many parties: our participating contestants, important guests, first class guest artists, distinguished jury members, many amazing individuals, our enthusiastic and supportive audience, first class financial contributors, team members and loved ones.
Starting from all 29 contestants: They gave us their all, under challenging conditions. They have our deepest respect and appreciation.
The Jury: Mr. & Miss Nigeria International has a reputation for attracting National and Internationally acclaimed jury members. This year's jury has been the important heart of the Competition. Thank you for your valued contribution over the last few days. Let us show our thanks.
The event center: Ruby Gardens Lekki Lagos; has hosted the event with their exclusive and outstanding stage and hall. Thank you for letting us in and for helping us forward.
To all performing guest artists: Nigerian HipHop Icons, EEDRIS ABDULKAREEM, TERRY RAPMAN, M-TRILL Also Performing OBAWAVER, SURPRIZE, IZU, ROMEO MAX, ROCK NANA and a few more. You made the Competition lively and glamoring, giving a wide range of special experiences for our dear audience.
To all of our dear contributors and special guests: Guest appearances by HipHop Legend/Entrepreneur, AMBASSADOR ELAJOE, MC GALAXY, Hon. Chairman of Ijebu Ode LGA, Epe LGA, TOYIN LAWANI, Veteran Actress, NGOZI NWOSU and a lot more awardees to bring taste and shape this huge event of the year. We are so grateful. In fact, we love you. Please, stay with us, and let us develop and grow together!
To the Competition staff: A Festival and Competition like ours, is quite demanding to put together smoothly. I will conclude this session with thanking our own staff, extremely hard working people that truly have made this year's Competition a huge success.
Our prestigious winners are as follows:
Mr Nigeria International (Delta): Victor Isaac Ojeh
Mr Nigeria International Global (Ogun): PopoolaAdeayoOlubukola
Mr Nigeria International Tourism (Bayelsa): Baratuipri Terry Marvis
Mr Nigeria International Top model (FCT): Nicholas Festus
Mr Nigeria International Heritage (Ebonyi): OkoyeArinze
Mr Charismatic (Abia): Anthony Blessing
Eastern King (Enugu):Ihabe Godwin
Western King (Ondo): AkinbolaOmoboyawo
Northern King (Nasarawa): Sunday John
Southern King (AkwaIbom): Patrick Onyebuchi
Miss Nigeria International (Ebonyi): Victory Obasi
Miss Nigeria International Classic (Edo): Gloria Yunusa
Miss Nigeria International Tomorrow (Ogun): SijuadeAdemola
Miss Nigeria International Topmodel (Imo): NgeneChiamaka Mary Precious
Miss Nigeria International Heritage (Osun): Adepoju Shade
Miss Nigeria International Teen (Lagos):AkinyemiOlapeju
Miss Amity (Ondo): AruwajoyeMary
Miss charismatic (Kogi): OlorunfemiAdeola
Eastern Queen (Anambra): OdumNnenna
Southern Queen (Baylesa): Dada Ademide
Western Queen (Ekiti): AdeosunOluwaseun
Amb. Brendan Nsikak
CEO of Mr. & Miss Nig. Intl