It was all round happiness for Miss Ugochi Ihezue as she beat 36 other contestants to emerge the winner of the Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria 2017 pageant.
The keenly contested competition ended with Miss Kebbi, Ugochi Ihezue emerging as the winner, MBGN 2017.
The Beth Model who is talented in the art of painting was crowned after a couple of weeks filled with activities.
Ihezue is a combination of what is called beauty and brains. She is a poet and celebrates her birthday every 16th of August.
Stephanie Agbasi representing Sokoto state is the first runner up and was also crowned MBGN Universe.
Other winners for the night include:
Miss Photogenic/Congeniality – Miss Anambra, Maristella Okpala
Model of the Year – Miss Kebbi, Ugochi Ihezue
Miss Amity – Miss Yobe, Ndali Eno
MBGN Ecowas – Miss Oyo, Emmanuella Yaboh
Best Costume – Miss Sokoto, Stephanie Agbasi
Best Evening Wear – Miss Bayelsa, Rebecca N Hampson
MBGN Tourism – Miss Plateau, Winfrey Okolo
MBGN Universe – Miss Sokoto, Stephanie Agbasi