The current Miss Nigeria Universe, Maristella Okpala, is ready to represent Nigeria in the forthcoming Miss Universe pageant which will hold in Israel.

Okpala after emerging as Miss Universe Nigeria during the Most Beautiful Girl In Nigeria Pageant, (MBGN) she shared her views and thoughts about her experience at the recent event.

The damsel while speaking to an Entertainment Weekly correspondent, revealed that she wants to be the voice of the voiceless children because she believes every child out there has the right to quality education.

The beauty queen also advised every girl out there that they should not be trapped in a space; stressing that can they can get whatever they want.

The flight attendant also stated that the journey was not easy from the onset, after going through various stages and processes.

Okpala who claimed that she was discouraged by people when she started the process, also stated that passion matters,

She also emphasized that she encouraged herself that she needed to be focused regardless of what people said.