20-year old Maureen Onu, contestant of Miss Toursim Nigeria 2016 died few days ago. The late beauty was a finalist representing Ebonyi State, but sadly, she died in the early hours of Thursday.
This disclosure was made known by the CEO of the organization, Mr. Santiago Roberts, over the weekend.
In a statement, Roberts said, “The brand lost a true and great gem. “Maureen was always prompt to carry out instructions/tasks giving and willing to learn; she was looking forward to representing her state with pride during this year’s finals and with the hopes of becoming the first ever national tourism queen from Ebonyi State. The organization promises to redesign the content and production of the event to honour the lost contestant,” the statement added.