The 2023 winner of the Miss Amnesty International Pageant, Miss Vivian Kanus has grabbed the star prize of N1m and other other items as the annual event concludes in Bayelsa. 

Participants equally used the opportunity to acquire new skills ranging from hair making and wigging, Gele tying, Fashion Design, Catering, make up, Disinfectant Making, Soap making and Bleach Making.

Others are Art Work, graphic design, catering, Organic Soap making, baking and more. 

The 12 participants who took part in exercise were camped at Green Villa Apartments for one week where they were taken on the different skills acquisition. 

During the grand finale in Yenegoa, the contestants made first appearance on their skills presentation, beautifully dressed in the attire representing their skills. 

Their second appearance was on all white taking on different topics like Female Exploitation, Gender Equality, Challenges of Women in Politics, Gender Roles, Gender Dysphoria, Gender Discrimination, Gender Mainstreaming, Domestic Violence etc 

Apart from the overall winner, top four participants include, Constance Christopher(Miss Amnesty Entrepreneur), Divine Onyekachi( Miss Amnesty Top Model) Marvin Lucky(Miss Amnesty Diaspora) and Emily Agundu( Miss Amnesty Peace)

The other contestants went home with Two 3 Gas Burners and one electric with Oven, Two Electric Ovens, Laptop, hair washer and dryer, Make up box with make up Items, Industrial sewing machine and a 100,000 Cash gift on Stage 

The project organised by Tracy Mcwary Foundation and sponsored by former Minister of State for Petroleum, His Excellency Chief Timipre Sylva who was represented by Mr Tamaratare Otis. 

The Ijaw Youth Council (IYC) President, Mr Jonathan Lokpobiri, said that the event is very important and strategic to the IYC, as it’s all about young people of the Niger Delta.

Lokpobiri, represented by Tari Agai, commended the organisers and sponsors for empowering young people through the pageant.

The IYC also requested for a Partnership with the Miss Amnesty Nigeria for Good advocacy especially against cultism and for good governance

Top entertainers, including Faze, Aproko, Barrack Pikin, Senibo Comedian performed at the grand finale.



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