Rita Dominic, the award-winning Nigerian actress, has assumed administrative control of the Miss Nigeria Organisation after 16 years under the management of Folio Communications. The administration will now be overseen by The Audrey Silva Company (TASC), which is jointly managed by Rita Dominic and Mildred Okwo, veteran film director.
In a recent announcement posted on the official Instagram page of the Miss Nigeria Organisation on Saturday, October 21, the actress was welcomed as the new head of the pageant organisation. The post stated, “We are pleased to announce the welcoming of a new administration.”
The Miss Nigeria pageant, which began in 1957, is Nigeria’s leading beauty pageant dedicated to promoting women’s empowerment.
In her comment on her latest appointment, Rita Dominic said, “The Miss Nigeria Pageant is a true representation of One Nigeria. Over the years, the platform has empowered young women from diverse socioeconomic, racial, and religious backgrounds. I am proud of my husband, Mr. Fidelis Anosike, founder of Folio Communications and publisher of the Daily Times newspaper, for what he has achieved with the brand during its 16-year history. I am thrilled that he is entrusting me with the reins and collaborating with TASC.”
She also highlighted her extensive 25+ years of experience in the entertainment industry, expressing her intention to take the brand to new heights.
Fidelis Anosike, the founder of Folio Communications and Rita Dominic’s husband, expressed his belief that it is the right time for fresh leadership to take over the Miss Nigeria Organization.
XploreNollywood congratulates Rita Dominic on her new appointment. We are looking forward to the 2024 Miss Nigeria competition.
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