Miss Foyeke Akinyemi, according to NAN, has just been crowned the new Miss Oyo for 2015 over the weekend.
Miss Foyeke Akinyemi, 22, who emerged winner in the beauty contest with 13 others selected across the 14 federal constituencies in the state and held at the Premier Hotel in Ibadan, weekend.
She had earlier represented Oyo state at the Miss Tourism Nigeria beauty pageant where she did not win the contest and fortune smiled on her as she was filled with joy, as she was crowned the new Miss Oyo for 2015.
Speaking at the event, Gov. Abiola Ajimobi said that the contest was to encourage the youth, saying the state would produce Miss Nigeria in future.
The Governor, who was ably represented by the speaker, Oyo State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Michael Adeyemo, the governor commended the organizers of the contest, urging them not to relent in promoting such events.
Also at the event were members of the House of Representatives from the state, who attended the occasion, and described the occasion as “wonderful’’.
The representatives include; Sunday Adepoju (APC-Ibarapa East/Ido), Abiodun Awoloye (APC-Ibadan North), Saheed Fijabi (APC-IbadanSouth West/NorthWest), Temitope Olatoye (APC-Akinyele/Lagelu) and Gbenga Ojoawo (APC-Ibarapa Central/North.