22 year old Cross River Born Gift Alex has emerged winner of the 2017 South East Super Queen, Diaspora.
The Ugep born beauty queen outshined thirteen other contestants in a keenly contested and rigorous stage battle in Abakiliki, the Ebonyi State capital to emerge as Miss Amity Queen in (South East Super Queen 2017).
Speaking to CalabarBlog, the beauty queen said she was humbled winning such a prestigious award, irrespective of the good brains that competed with her; pointing her victory to God Almighty, whom she said gave her the grace and strength to clinch the crown.
“I feel so humbled winning this prestigious award, I am not the best brain in this contest, the difference is the God factor which came to play. I dedicate this award to my parents and family whose support, financially, psychologically and emotionally has seen me through this,” The beauty queen said.
The South East Diaspora Queen is the biggest Beauty pageantry in the South East Region of Nigeria. It is aimed at consolidating, and integrating hard work, harnessing potentials geared towards creativity and human capital development.
Gift Alex is a graduate of the Department of Mass Communication in Caritas University, Amorji-nike, Enugu. Out of the fourteen contestants that competed for the crown, Gift is the first and only Cross Riverian to have won this award.
She will represent the entire South East Region in all Diaspora matters.
BY OBETEN GODFREY