The organizing team and reigning Queen’s (Queen Elizabeth Olowokere) are assiduously working to host second edition of the pageant in Ogun state on November 5th 2017 with the theme: “THE ROYAL YOU”
Miss Campus Southwest Nigeria beauty pageant platform is an Initiative of DDMC model management (subsidiary of Solfar Links) fully Endorsed by National Association of Nigerian Students NANS Southwest Zone D, led by (Comrade Ogunsola Okikiola) with viable mentorship of its PATRON (Professor Olajumoke Familoni) was established to harness the potentials of female students across tertiary institutions of learning in southwest geo political zone of Nigeria.
Having understand the role of woman in nation building whereby they need to be engaged positively, with their natural endowment, talents, Entrepreneurial skills, knowledge and abilities to turn things around for effective sustainability and growth of the society at large.
In a recent audition conducted for forty-three participants purposely to scout and search for the brilliant, beautiful and intelligent model that will represent the above title, among the southwestern students in Nigeria. The participating institutions include as follows: Obafemi Awolowo University ile-ife, Adeleke University Ede, Osun state College of education ilesa, Federal University of Technology Akure, Ondo state science and technology Okitipupa, , University of Ibadan, Federal University of Technology Oye-Ekiti, , Lagos state University , Federal college of education (technical) Akoka, University of Lagos, Babcock University Ilisan, Tai Solarin University of Education Ijebu ode, Federal Polytechnic ilaro, Olabisi Obasanjo University ago iwoye, Federal University of Agriculture Abeokuta, , National Open University of Nigeria, Moshood Abiola Polytechnic Ojere, Federal college of education Abeokuta.
After this thorough and tasking screening exercise twenty-one (21) contestants were shortlisted for the second edition of Miss Campus Southwest Nigeria Beauty Pageant 2017.
According to the head of the team Prince Taiwo Gbadebo said “the goal is not to pick the most beautiful girl as a winner including runner ups and Ambassadors, but a beautiful girl with brain who will use her beauty and good office to further meaningful courses, she will be committed mostly on life changing projects by organizing an entrepreneurial workshop also sensitization programmes for fellow students and youth on issues that are detrimental to the society such as, Prostitution, HIV/AIDS, Drug Abuse, Cultism, Gender Equality, Health Nutrition, Environmental and Poverty Eradication”
Explaining further he added “She will use her good office to also raise funds for charitable organization in order to help the less privileged in the society, equally assume the role of a Brand & Goodwill Ambassador to various organizations”
Officially the shortlisted contestants will be showcasing their talents at the Grand finale event tagged “Night of Royalty” on Sunday 5th of November, 2017 at Daktad Suites Event Hall Quarry Road Abeokuta Ogun state. Blue Carpet 6:00pm Host by BabaTee (Nollywood Actor) and Bunmi Mustapha (City people magazine) featuring Award,comedy, music,and pageantry.
Pageant judges will be selected few days to the contest from the following field, fashion, arts, education, government and corporate work, they will be individuals of high integrity who occupy respectable positions in the society and command respect from the public. Assessment of contestants will be based on their intelligence, beauty and behaviour
Talking about the prizes to be won “We have resolved to motivate the winner, runner-ups, Ambassadors and finalist with meaningful and tangible prizes”
He also used the opportunity to call on appreciate existing and intending sponsors “It is on this note we passionately and humbly call for more partners and sponsors to aid the success of this laudable event we have no doubt that this event will indeed create an atmosphere for fashion and brands exhibition including investments opportunities for our potentials partners and sponsors”