The 40th edition of

Announced at a press conference at Folis Media Group Victoria Island, Lagos, current Miss Nigeria, Pamela Peter-Vigboro Leesi spoke on how fruitful her reign has been and how she had the experience to give back to the community.

The winner gets a car and N3million in salary with opportunities to travel out for meetings and holidays.

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The selected ladies for the 40th Miss Nigeria will be in camp where they will be involved in different activities which include 80% empowerment training, fun choreography and etiquette classes. Other activities planned for the camping duration, will be exploring Nigeria’s culture and heritage in Benin, the international beach soccer among others.

The 40th Miss Nigeria will be crowned on:

Date: 19th of December 2016

Venue: Eko Convention Centre

Time: 7:30pm (Red carpet from 5:00pm -7:00pm)

Tickets on sale at Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos. For enquires and table booking, contact: 08033150455, 07064933209,08176201460 or the website

Miss Nigeria pageant is powered by Daily Times Newspaper and is an official sponsor.