A beauty queen representing Delta state, Precious Omovo has withdrawn from the 2017 Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria (MBGN) pageant.
The contestant took to her social media account to announce her withdrawal from the pageant .
“I just want to say a big thank you to everyone who offered their support. I really appreciate it".
“However, I regret to inform you that I will be withdrawing from the MBGN 2017 edition due to personal reasons. Thank you once more for supporting your baby girl".
Thirty-seven ladies recently emerged as finalists of the 2017 edition of the MBGN pageant and they will compete for the MBGN crown on Friday, September 15 at the EKO Hotels & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos.
Organised by Silverbird Entertainment, the pageant will mark its 30th anniversary with the upcoming edition.
The Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria pageant did not take place in 2016 and although the organisers did not put forward an official reason, the grapevine cited financial difficulties.
The 2015 MBGN winner, Unoaku Anyadike has been the reigning queen for two years.