Miss Rejoice Rolland, student of Ambrose Alli University in Edo state has emerged the 2018 Miss Football Nigeria (Queen of Football) while Amina Adamu from Nassarawa state emerged the 1st runner up as Miss Fair Play and Miss Precious Sunday from Edo state emerged the 2nd runner up as Miss Referee.
Vanguard News reports that ten models participated in the pageant, which was highly contested in which the contestants were asked questions relating to football and current affairs. All contestants appeared in casual wears, native attires and dinner gowns.
Some prominent sports personalities were in attendance which include; Fanny Amun (Ex General Secretary, NFF), DG FRCN represented by Mr. Shina Abimbola (Head Sports, Radio Nigeria) and Mrs. Preye Brigeni (Managing Director, Agape Kitchen).
Also, Major Hamza-Al-Mustapha (rtd), Presidential candidate of the People’s Party of Nigeria (PPN) who was represented by his Vice, Chief Robert Opara was present at the event.
The highlight of the event was the presentation of Pillar of Soccer Ambassador Award to Prof. Ignatius A. Onimawo, Vice Chancellor, Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma as the best VC in Youth and Sports Development in Nigeria Universities.
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