Arlington, Texas – With ear piercing screams of excitement from the vibrant and supportive crowd, there was no doubt that the 2012 edition of Mr. Face of Africa USA event was destined to succeed. The audience gradually filled the Rosebud theater venue at the University of Texas Arlington and ensured maximum participation throughout the show.
Ten contestants representing five African countries (Nigeria-5, South Sudan-2, Ghana-1, Ethiopia-1, Ivory Coast-1) presented themselves in various judging categories including Talent, African Attire, Appearance and intellect. They all presented themselves as worthy ambassadors of their Nations and great entertainers to the admiration of the audience. There was no dull moment at the event.
Mr. Michael Majok of South Sudan emerged the winner of the keenly contested event while Linus Ayoize of Nigeria, Wendell Scurlock of Ghana and Tunde Oniya of Nigeria emerged 1st, 2nd and 3rd runner ups respectively. Nana S. Osei; President and CEO of Face of Africa USA commended all the participants for their efforts and dedication towards the successful hosting of the event just as she thanked the audience, volunteers and supporters.
SPONSORS: Trendy Africa, ARIK AIR, Africa Connect, Men’s Board, Creative Concepts, TMI, Eugene Azu LLC