Organizers of the Miss Tourism Nigeria 2016 have announced the death of one of their contestants.
Maureen Onu, a 20-year-old contestant in the 2016 Miss Tourism Nigeria pageant has died.
The 2016 edition of the Miss Tourism Nigeria is billed to take place on July 9th.
Maureen reportedly died in the early hours of Thursday June 16th after a brief illness.
Miss Tourism Nigeria Organizers say they will redesign the content and production of the show and dedicate the show to the memory of the late Maureen.