The Nigerian Entertainment hub was agog during the weekend as Queen of Aso staged its 2016 edition at the popular Oriental Hotel, Lagos.
The contest that has high profile beauty queens in attendance also recognised individuals and organizations that have distinguished themselves in their various field with meritorious awards.
Speaking shortly after the event with newsmen, the Director, Desmond Agboola appreciated everyone who made the 2016 edition a success and promised to do their best to making sure the aim and objective of the pageant is maintained.
He also appreciated Lags residents for their massive support for the first edition in Lagos and promised that Queen of Aso will henceforth be hosted in different states of the federation and not restricted to Abuja alone.
On his apart, the Pageant manager Kingsley Agboola re-iterated the management’s commitment to delivering a world class pageant event annually.
High points of the event include Musical performance, Comedy, Catwalk and many more.
The 2016 winners are as follows:
Her Majesty Nancy Inyama -Queen of Aso World 2016
Queen Ruby Oluchi Uche- Queen of Aso Universe 2016
Queen Jenifer Ohaegbulam -Queen of Aso Africa 2016
Queen Esther Moses- Queen of Aso Ambassador 2016
Queen Onwordi Ife Linda- Queen of Aso Tourism 2016
Queen Cora Nonye Izuegbu- Face of Naija Green Card 2016
Queen Goodness Batholomew- Face of Aso Label 2016
Queen Nwosu Cynthia Chika- Miss Photogenic 2016
Nigeria's Oko Emmanuel Ekpo popularly known as Emma Bricks Oko is without doubt one of the country's best, versatile young broadcasters in the broadcasting industry today.
The multi talented and award winning media personality is the most creative man among his peers in the industry. He has established a strong and authoritative voice in a career that has traversed both Radio & TV studios, diverse beats as Reporter/Editor and Newscaster. He has also ventured into the BUSSINESS of content creation as Creative writer, besides being very successful as a PR executive, promoter, producer, actor and event/artistes manager.
Emma Bricks Oko was born on the 15th of June in Yala local government of Cross River State Nigeria.
He gained fame and recognition in the media through his first TV programme "Nigerian Roads" in the late 2000s and was nominated for the 2011 NBC awards.
He has bagged different awards and ambassadorial recognition which include:
-Most outspoken Journalist, 2008 by (Department of Mass Communication, Fed. Poly, Bida)
-Media Cancer Ambassador, 2012 by (Fed. ministry of health)
-Nigerian Goodwill Ambassador, 2014 by (Nigerian Goodwill Ambassador Agency).
After working with different broadcasting firms within the nation's capital which include the following, Independent Television, (ITV), Dasamal Television Network (DTN), love FM and Energy TV, he has registered brickswrites.com.ng, a blogging network which will help him to get to the heterogeneous audience as the world has gone digital in broadcasting.