Platform Reporters, the organisers of the popular Face Of Maritime International (FOMI) Beauty pageant said that all is set for the Audition of Contestants into Season 5 edition of the FOMI contest scheduled to begin this Saturday.
In a press statement issued on Friday, the Executive Director of the maritime industry beauty pageant, Mr Sylvanus Obasi said that a total of 90 contestants registered for the 5th edition of the contest.
Obasi revealed that the 2020 audition would be staggered to hold in two phases due to Covid-19 pandemic.
According to him, online audition would hold on Saturday, July 25 for Contestants from the Northern, Eastern and South-South parts of the country.
Whereas direct Audition would hold in Lagos next Saturday, August 1 for Contestants within Lagos and other South Western states.
Speaking further, the Fomi Director and publisher of Platform Reporters News hinted that Contestants who pass the audition would be unveiled in Fomi Facebook and Instagram pages on Sunday, August 2nd. While the contest would officially kick off on Monday, August 3, 2020.
Recall that Face Of Maritime International (FOMI) is a industry pageant of international standards which advocates greater participation of women in maritime career paths.