This year, the Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria is from Bayelsa State!
This weekend, 18-year old Anna Banner, Miss Bayelsa, beat out beauties from 35 other states to win the 2013 MBGN title.
Her win means Anna gets to represent Nigeria in the 2013 Miss World finale in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Anna isn’t the only success story of the competition, which took place on her home turf Bayelsa State, runners-up Miss Imo and Miss Adamawa, also get something out of the competition.
The first runner-up, 19-year old Stephanie Okwu repping Imo State, will now go on to represent Nigeria in the 2013 Miss Universe competition in Moscow, Russia; and second runner-up Powede Lawrence, 20, from Adamawa State will represent Nigeria in the 2013 Miss Tourism competition.