And now, it's time to cut that number to 36 as the public has been asked to vote for your favourite contestant based on beauty. The 36 with the highest number of votes/likes will move to the next stage.
But here's our thing - take a good look at the pictures. Who do you think will make the cut.
Who's your favorite?
Look them well well o. We will compare when Miss Nigeria releases the final list.
More pretty gurls pics when you continue