18 year old Anna Ebiere Banner, representing Bayelsa State, beat 31 other contestants to emerge the 2013 Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria queen. The pageant took place in Bayelsa state this evening. Banner is expected to represent the country at the world at the Miss World 2013 Finale in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Stephanie Okwu, 19, representing Imo, emerged the 1st runner-up. She will represent Nigeria in the Miss Universe 2013 competition in Moscow, Russia while 20-year-old Powede Lawrence representing Adamawa, will represent Nigeria in the Miss Tourism 2013 competition.