Last night the 40th edition of the Miss Nigeria pageant was held at the Eko Hotel Convention & Suites in Lagos and the show wrapped up a couple of hours ago with a newly crowned queen.
Representing Anambra, Chioma Obiadi Stephanie was crowned Miss Nigeria 2016 replacing the outgoing Leesi Peter.
Meet CHIOMA representing Anambra ?. She is proud of her heritage are you? #anticipate the Crowning of the 40th Miss Nigeria Queen?!!! Guess what? You have the opportunity to choose who wears the crown as you vote for your favourite contestants!!! #iamproudofmyheritage #MissNigeria2016 #RubyEdition #pageant #empoweringwomenbeyondbeauty
Chioma recently represented Nigeria at the 2016 Miss Earth beauty pageant.
Apart from the title, Chioma also won an all-expense paid trip to France.
See photos from the winning moment below.