March 19, 2012 – Most Beautiful Girl In Nigeria Pageant Celebrates 25th Anniversary
Silverbird Entertainment is set for the 25th anniversary edition of the annual Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria pageant. naijagists.com
The jubilee celebration will take place at the Best Western Home Ville Hotel, Etete, GRA, Benin City in Edo state on Saturday, 5 May 2012.
Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria Pageant 2012 Audition Form
Audition forms are still on sale as the screening process begins in Benin City on Tuesday, March 27, in Port Harcourt on Thursday, March 29, in Abuja on Saturday March 31 and in Lagos on Tuesday , April, 3 2012.
The pageant, which has been held every year since 1986, except for 1995, has had 27 queens since its inception.
We’re told both the Pre event and the event will be transmitted live on television stations across the country.
Organisers say this year’s special edition will feature performances from the best of Nigerian artistes, including 2Face Idibia. The pageant is also expected to bring all ex MBGN beauty Queens together, including Bianca Ojukwu and Agbani Darego will be in attendance.
Created by Silverbird, the Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria (MBGN) pageant originally began as Miss Universe Nigeria in 1983. It was renamed Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria in 1986. Winners represent Nigeria in the Miss World competition and, until recently, Miss Universe – currently, only the first-runner up participates in Miss Universe.
The current title holder is Sylvia Nduka, who represented Plateau.