By Bankole Wright
Winner of the 2017 edition of the Mr and Miss Imo state pageant, Unachukwu Samuel hails
originally from Ikeduru in the East but lived most of his life in Lagos and Ghana.
Mr Unachukwu was born on the 14th of May and graduated from Project Management Technology from the prestigious Federal University of Technology Owerri FUTO in 2013.
He is a model and an entrepreneur. His hobbies are football which he started at a very young age playing for a top team and a dedicated fitness fanatic.Mr and Miss Imo State Nigeria kicked off on the 1st of April with a one week intensive boot camp for all the 40 finalists in the city of Owerri.
The 7th Edition of the event was organised by the CEO of Chris Events, Mr Ikoku Chris Amakor
and was very successful with a big turnout of politicians, companies, beauty kings and queens and notable people in the industry.
The 40 finalists where chosen from over 700 contestants who auditioned across different states.
Unachukwu Samuel was declared the winner of Mr Imo State 2017 with his role to represent Nigeria
not only in Nigeria itself but also internationally.
Mr Unachukwu was given the keys to a brand new Top of the Range black Ford Edge and a grand prize of 2 million Naira amongst many other prizes.
We wish our incumbent Mr Imo state International all the best and we are confident that our panel
of judges made the right choice in Mr Samuel Unachukwu representing Imo in Nigeria
and Internationally and will make us proud.