The first ever Miss Nigeria who clinched the crown in 1957, Grace Oyelude, has been celebrated on her 93rd birthday.
The Miss Nigeria Organisation took to its IG page to celebrate the trailblazer on Thursday, November 16.
The post read, “We are immensely delighted to celebrate the evergreen beauty and brave leader, Chief Grace Atinuke Oyelude, on her 93rd birthday.
“Her courage, resolve, and great strength of character are excellent qualities that have endeared her to us and many others.
“Happy birthday, once again, to the first Miss Nigeria, Chief Grace Atinuke Oyelude.
“Thank you for paving the way and setting the standards that all Miss Nigeria Queens walkthrough, as well as your priceless contributions towards women’s empowerment.”
Credit: Instagram // missnigeriaorg