Nigerian born beauty queen Najeebat Sule shot dead in the US
A Nigerian-born beauty queen Najeebat Sule has been shot dead in the United States of America (USA).
From her residence in the 8800 blocks of Frankford Avenue Najeebat was killed on March 12 as she was texting a friend in her Toyota in front of her family’s home in Philadelphia.
Najeebat was pronounced dead about 30 minutes later after she was rushed to Jefferson Torresdale Hospital,
At the Miss Nigeria International pageant, she was crowned a second runner-up in 2019
Najeebat was pursuing a doctorate and had only recently earned a Master’s degree in public health from West Chester University.
Following her death, the pageant organisers wrote on Facebook : “Queen Najibat was an amazing young lady whose presence at the Miss Nigerian beauty pageant left a great ripple that continues to resonate.
“She was a breath of fresh air and her presence added a distinct touch that made the event memorable. She carried herself with great dignity and grace and her strength of character and approachability made her such a joy to work with.”