By Our Reporter, Delta state
The Head of Personnel Management, Isoko South Local Government Area of Delta State, Chief Daddi F.O. Amudo has called on the people of Isoko ethnic nationality in particular and Deltans in general to support organizations that have the initiative to engage the youths in meaning activities.
The council boss gave the advice during the 7th edition of Isoko Most Beautiful Girl (MISS ISOKO) beauty pageant and Award Nite packaged by Champions World Entertainment and held at Pintos Place, Ozoro in Isoko North Local Government Area of Delta State.
Amudo noted that the Isoko beauty pageant showcased a lot of talents from young girls and youths that needs to be encouraged in other to stop them from engaging in social vices such as prostitution, armed robbery, kidnapping and others.
The crown which went to Queen Edna Ikre in the keenly competition which featured eight beautiful Isoko girls from the council areas, South and North, saw Miss Lawrenta Ogbogho clicking the Ist runner up position while Miss Victoria Imoniatho emerged 2nd runner up.
In an interview with the winner of the Isoko beauty pageant Miss Edna Ikre, she gave thanks to God for giving her the golden opportunity to win the prestigious Isoko Most Beautiful Girl crown which will avail her more opportunity to serve humanity.
According to her, during the one year of her reign as the Isoko beauty queen, she will be carrying out pet projects on Health and Education which is the bed rock of any nation.
She noted that Healthy nation is a Wealthy nation, so she will be concentrating on HIV/AIDs awareness campaign and Malaria control while the educational campaigns will include career talks around Secondary Schools and the provision of complimentary materials to students at all levels.
Speaking, the Pageant Director of Champions World Entertainment, Mrs. Rita Cyril Urude, said Miss Edna Ikre, the winner of the pageant is the 7th queen of Isoko Most Beautiful Girl who will reign throughout the year 2012.
According to her, the queen has good pet project to be carried out this year and so pledged the organization support to ensure a smooth sail during the year. She also used the medium to solicit the support of Government, Non-Governmental Organizations and well meaning people to support the queen’s project.