The Miss Nigeria crown for 2018 has gone to Chidinma Leilani Aaron.
She was crowned at the grand finale of the pageant on Sunday, November 25, 2018 at the Eko Convention Centre of Eko Hotels and Suites, Lagos.
Eighteen contestants took to the stage at the commencement of the finale before they were pruned to 12 finalists.
The top 12 finalists are Ntan Nton, Egede Lagele, Thomas Mseve, Ameh Munirah, Otunba Ifunaya, and Shitta Remilekun.
Others include: Tizhe Usa Miriam, Okudili Odinaka Doris, Agida Stephanie, Ugwu Ijeoma, Aaron Chidinma Leilani, and Dunu Chisom Olivia
Thereafter the contestants were reduced from 12 to top five. And the top five pick were:
Dunu Chisom, Ntan Sharon Nton, Ameh Munirah, Agida Stephanie and Aaron Chidinma Leilani.
Ameh emerged the second runner-up while Dunu was named the first runner-up.
Aaron, who is the winner of the pageant, will take home 3 million naira, a luxury apartment and an automobile. She takes over the crown from Mildred Ehiguese who won the 2017 edition.
There was no registration fee for the 2018 edition of the pageant in a bid to be all-inclusive and “to prevent financial restraints on the part of young ladies who are truly deserving of the ultimate title”.