On Sunday, November 25th, Chidinma Aaron was crowned Miss Nigeria 2018 at the Eko Convention Centre of Eko Hotels and Suites, Lagos.
The event commenced with eighteen competitors, but they were reduced to 12 finalists which include; Ntan Nton, Egede Lagele, Thomas Mseve, Ameh Munirah, Otunba Ifunaya, and Shitta Remilekun, Tizhe Usa Miriam, Okudili Odinaka Doris, Agida Stephanie, Ugwu Ijeoma, Aaron Chidinma Leilani, and Dunu Chisom Olivia.
However the 12 finalists were further cut down to 5 finalist and they include Dunu Chisom, Ntan Sharon Nton, Ameh Munirah, Agida Stephanie and Chidinma Aaron. Chidinma Aaron was eventually crowned Miss Nigeria 2018, while Ameh emerged the second runner-up and Dunu was eventually named the first runner-up.
The Miss Nigeria 2018 event had no registration fee in a bid to be all-inclusive and “to prevent financial restraints on the part of young ladies who are truly deserving of the ultimate title”, however the winner took home N3 million, a luxury apartment and a brand new ride. Chidinma Aaron succeeded Mildred Ehiguese as the Miss. Nigeria after she won it in 2017.