The Ms USA Universal 2016 took centre a stage few days ago at Peppermill Casino Resort, Reno Nevada with over 60 contestants from different countries .
The national and international pageant won by Kristina Marinkovic, was Judged based on the contestants platforms, humanitarian work and intellectual behaviours. The contest had Nigerian Krystal Okeke as one of the contestants who made top three and 2nd runner up as a beauty queen repping the beautiful state of Illinois. As a result, she was named an Ambassador of her state.
The event which was aired live in the United States attracted several high profile showbiz personalities. The contestants had a stunting swimsuit photoshoot at the famous tourist attraction Lake Tahoe. They also had a fitness competition, evening gown contest and blue cocktail red carpet event featuring popular designer Mac Duggal ,the pageant sponsor.
Krystal Okeke who is from Anambra state with a northern mix, speaks Igbo and hausa fluently.
The Owner of pageant ,Victoria Hughes, also made a shout out to Nigerians as Krystal headlinsd Africa flag across international boundaries.