Saturday, December 24, 2016
Delta agog for Umu-Anioma Convention, beauty contest
Already 10 beautiful ladies of Anioma extract have registered to contest for the Miss Umu Anioma Beauty Pageant which is part of the events of the 2016 Umu Anioma World Convention.
Some of the contestants lining up for the hot competition include: Miss Oshimili North, Sandra Nkemakolam Obi; Miss Aniocha South, Jennifer Sopuluchukwu Osadebe; Miss Oshimili South, Favour Elileojo Achebo; Miss Ndokwa West, Dumebi Vanessa Ufeli; Miss Ndoni, Joyce Ifeanyi Iweka; Miss Ika South, Godsglory Chibuzor Obiajulu; Miss Aniocha North, Mitchell Oluchi Nkenchor and Miss Igbanke, Vera Amaechi Nkenchor. Others are: Miss Ika North-East, Mary Ogochukwu Francis, Miss Ukwuani Valerie Ayaegbunam amongst others.
According to the Chief Executive Officer of “Miss Umu Anioma Beauty Pageant”, Mr Emmanuel Ohai, these contestants will be drilled in four major areas in order to be selected as the Beauty Pageant Winner, including: traditional outfit, platform competition (catwalk), photogenic, evening gown and interview session.
Ohai also said that first prize winner attracts N100, 000: 00; second prize, N50, 000:00 and third prize, N25, 000:00. Other fringe benefits, the CEO hinted include: One (1) year signed contract to promote the Anioma heritage around the globe. Ultimately, one gorgeous contestant will take home the crown in 2017”.
Prof Pat Utomi, a Professor of Political Economy, Lagos Business School will be the Keynote Speaker while Chief Ben Elue, former Deputy Governor, Delta State will chair the convention.
Other personalities expected at the occasion include: HRM Obi Charles Anyasi III of Idumuje-Unor, HRM Obi Henry Kikachukwu I of Ubulu Unor, HRM Paul Ifeneshiuche, The Igwete of Amai Kingdom and HRH Obi (Dr.) Martha Dunkwu, Omu of Okpanam/Anioma. Others are: Dr. Joseph Egwu, Elder Dr. Chukwuma Nwaonicha amongst others.
The theme of this year’s convention is tagged: “Discussion On The Determinants of Prosperity” and another major activity in form of talent hunt has equally been incorporated.