Meet the Head that Wears the Crown; Miss Ugochi Ihuezee-MBGN 2017

September 18, 2017 at 11:29
Mitchel Ihezue

Miss Ugochi Ihezue, the freckled faced beuty queen that represented Kebbi state at the just Completed Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria beauty pageant emerged winner, to represent Nigeria in China at the Miss World beauty contest.

Miss Ugochi

The 27 year old beauty queen who is of Imo State descent represented Kebbi State at the just concluded MBGN pageant and beat 36 other contestants to wear the crown as the most beautiful girl in Nigeria.


The beauty queen who is already a runway model currently lives in Lagos state with her family. She had her secondary education from Army Day Secondary School Birnin Kebbi from where she proceeded to The Federal University, Birnin Kebbi to earn a bachelors degree.

Not only was she crowned the 30th Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria, Miss Ugochi, Mitchel Ihezue was also named model of the year.

Having featured as a model with Beth Model Management and Look books for top women’s wear labels such as Lisa Folawiyo and Tiffany Amber, Ugochi Ihezue crowned her figure with the Most Beautiful Girl In Nigeria Pageant Award Friday night to struggle to bring back Agbani Derego’s 2001 Crown as the Most Beautiful Girl in the World come November 18th 2017.

After weeks of drilling at the boot camp, the night of the 15th of September was certainly a worthy climax as other contestants went away with crowns from different categories while others went home with fertile memories.

The runners up were Fourth runner-up – Miss Bayelsa, Rebecca N. Humpson, Third runner-up/Miss Ecowas- Miss Oyo, Emmanuella Yaboh, Second runner-up/Miss Tourism, Miss Plateau, Winfrey Okolo, First runner-Up/MBGN Universe – Miss Sokoto, Stephanie Agbasi. Other winners of the night were: Miss Amity – Miss Yobe, Ndali Eno, Miss Photogenic/Congeniality – Miss Anambra, Maristella Okpala, Model of the Year – Miss Kebbi, Ugochi Ihezue, Best Costume – Miss Sokoto, Stephanie Agbasi, Best Evening Wear – Miss Bayelsa, Rebecca N Hampson.

A big well done to all the contestants and a hearty congratulations to Miss Kebbi, Ugochi Mitchel Ihezue for taking the crown home as Most Beautiful Girl in Nigeria, Please come home with the Miss world crown please.


  1. Some people just hate the girl for nothing, she is representing kebbi state

  2. Muslim’s don’t participate in that immorality that is why we give it to igbos that can do anything for money

  3. She deserves it. She answered intelligently plus her beautiful smile.

  4. Igbo babes, especially Imolites are the most beautiful and Imo parade the highest number of models in the country, you must give it to them.

  5. So a girl from Kebbi state has become Miss Nigeria?

  6. The most beautiful girl in Nigeria is an onyi Hausa? I don’t expect an Igbo girl to win it anyway.

    • Sorry to disappoint you, she is Ibo. Her name Ugochi is the feminine version of Ugochukwu meaning Eagle of God. Got that? Thanks.

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