Isabella Ayuk, the Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria 2012 will not be representing Nigeria at the Miss World beauty pageant in August for personal reasons. The first runner up, Miss Diamette Charles Granville will be representing Nigeria at the pageant, which will hold in Mongolia China while Isabella will then represent Nigeria at the Miss Universe pageant later in the year. This is contrary to reports that claim Isabella Ayuk has been dethroned as Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria 2012. Guy Murray Bruce of the Silverbird Group confirmed this today via an official statement below.
Silverbird prepares MBGN 1st runner up Diamette Charles for Miss World as MBGN winner Isabella Ayuk goes to Miss Universe.
The management of Silverbird, organisers of the annual Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria and Africa’s longest running beauty pageant will be sending MBGN First Runner up, Miss DIAMETTE CHARLES GRANVILLE, to represent the country at the Miss World pageant holding in Mongolia, China in August. MBGN winner, Miss ISABELLA AGBO AYUK will represent Nigeria at the Miss Universe. MBGN Second Runner up, Miss IFEOMA UMEOKEKE will be at the Miss Tourism International holding later in the year in China
‘As we celebrate our 25th anniversary in the world of beauty pageantry, Its our wish not to only raise the bar but replicate the groundbreaking records achieved by Agbani Darego as the first Black Africa’s Miss World 2001 as well as some past queens who have achieved remarkable results at some renowned international pageants in the recent past.
While we seek your understanding, we also urge you to pray for their victory at the various global beauty pageants where they will be flying the country’s flag”
GUY MURRAY BRUCE
Group Vice President, Silverbird.