Miss Funmike Lagoke has won the 2019 Miss Nigeria USA pageant. Funmike is an educator with a passion in the arts. The model who was Miss Oyo on the night stood against fifteen other beautiful damsels gunning for the crown which held on Saturday in New York.
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The new queen contested on the platform of promoting performance arts in education. “I have found my purpose in teaching by giving back and being a positive influence and an advocate for our future leaders of tomorrow,” she shared. “Through all of my experiences, life challenges, victories and failures; I had to get back up again and see it through.”
Pouring her excitement on Instagram, Funmike thanked her family, who supported her immensely.
My beautiful family ❤️ I love my mother and brothers so much. Your support meant the world to me.Funmike
RIP Daddy 👼🏾, I felt you there in spirit. Your legacy lives on and I will make you proud. I love and miss you 😌
See photos of all contestants below.