Source: Miss Nigeria in America Pageant

Dated: Jun. 18, 2015 

The 8th installment of this annual cultural event will take place at the Ferst Center for the Arts.

ATLANTA -- 2015 marks the 8th installment of the Miss Nigeria in America Pageant, a cultural event that has been growing in scope and popularity since its launch in 2005. The pageant identifies Nigerian women in the US who exemplify beauty, talent, supremacy and intelligence. It aims to create new role models who through the beauty pageant will serve as ambassadors that will define a new Nigeria, enrich the beauty of the Nigerian Woman, and enhance a new strength, energy and spirit for the advancement of women while positively impacting their communities.

Torrance, CA – September 21, 2013. MNIA, Inc. will produce the 7th Installment of the Miss Nigeria in America Beauty Pageant at the James R. Theatre (3330 Civic Center Drive) in Torrance, California. This 502-seat fully-equipped auditorium will allow this event’s audience to enjoy plush seating and quality entertainment from every seat in the theatre. MNIA, Inc.’s yearly cultural event will showcase the talents, wits, beauty, zeal and compassion of Nigerian American women from across the United States. The event will also celebrate MNIA, Inc.’s continuous dedication to the communities that they have become a part of.

Angel Adelaja
Angel Adelaja


Oluwayimika Angel Adelaja was born on August 17, 1983 in London, England. She moved to America with her parents at the tender age of 3 years. However, from that age, she knew she was meant to make an impact on the world through health services. From that small age, she was heavily involved in science competitions and volunteering at health clinics.