All is set for the grand finale of this year’s edition of Mr/Miss Northfest cultural pageant holding today, 26th October, 2018 at CRUTECH Ogoja campus multi-purpose hall by 8pm.
This year’s edition promises to be mind-blowing and unique according to a message from the organisers, Chief Peter Ojie, Chairman of NorthFest Central Planning Committee, Hon. Kenn Aklah, Chairman Pageant Committee and Mr. Noel Ugbong , Secretary.
The pageant camp opened at Obudu Ranch Hotel and Resort where contestants were drilled on dance, catwalk, survival strategies, the culture and tradition of the people of Northern Cross River and were given both physical and intellectual tasks.
Tonight, 29 contestants, 18 female and 11 male will slug it out in a contest to see who will emerge the next Mr/Miss Northfest and will become cultural ambassadors of the state. The star prizes are brand new cars. Consolation prizes include start-up kits like complete sewing machine, hair dressing equipment, etc.
The beauty contest will also feature music, dance and comedy from some of our finest entertainers.