Benjamin Anne Ufuomanefe is a 20 year old model, actress and dancer; hails from Esan North East, Edo State. She is an advocate of youth empowerment who strongly believes in determination for what you intend to become. She is the winner of Face of University Nigeria 2017 and expresses her feelings as the crowned beauty queen with the Owl Campus Media.
Can we meet you?
My name is Benjamin Anne Ufuomanefe. A final year Vocational andTechnical Education student of Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, Edo State.
How did you feel when you were crowned Queen Face of University Nigeria?
Happy won’t cut it when describing how I felt when I was crowned Queen Face of University Nigeria. I’ll just simply put it was the best moment of my life.
Have you contested for any pageant before?
No I haven’t contested for any pageant before this. This is was my first.
What is your set goal as the Queen Face of University Nigeria?
My recent goal is to be a successful model and beauty queen and using the platform to organize programs that will help the youth of our society today. Recently I was crowned Face Of University Nigeria and the programs are coming up soon.
How do you think we can solve the problem of peer pressure among the youth of today?
Peer pressure. Really so many youths today have lost their way because of that. And the ultimate solution is to believe in themselves, not paying attention to their folks and most importantly prayers.
Who do you think is in the best position to advocate for the oppressed masses?
I’d choose a lawyer because I believe that the world needs more humanitarian lawyers to be voice for the maltreated and oppressed masses.
What is your philosophy of life?
“Be grateful for what you have while working on what u want” simply means just because you haven’t gotten that main thing you want doesn’t mean you shouldn’t sieze to appreciate what you have because you’ll have nothing and be at the rock bottom when you lose it all.
What is responsible for your determination?
I never let anyone tell me I can’t do something; if my God allows it, it will happen.
What is your life ambition?
My life ambition is to be a successful woman so I help people, change their lives for good and be a role model to the young.
What is your word of advice?
Never stop pushing for that which you desire, God didn’t finish His creation in one day