Miss Africa Texas 2016/2017
Oluchi Madubuike is a native of Ovim, Isukwiato LGA, Abia state Nigeria. She lived in Nigeria till she was age 9 and moved to Muscat, Oman. She returned to Nigeria at the age of 13 and lived in Port Harcourt Rivers State. After finishing her secondary school education in Nigeria, she moved to Arlington Texas where is currently a senior studying nursing.
She wants to be able to help others and give back to the community with the help of her major. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling, hair and makeup and vlogging.
Oluchi is very passionate about cancer awareness and trying to support those who have this illness. She also wants to be involved in the education of the youths and others about living a healthy lifestyle, encouraging them to go for medical checkups regularly and staying in tune with their health. Eventually, she wants to go to medical school and become an oncologist (cancer doctor) in the hopes of actualizing her dreams of establishing her own hospital in Nigeria in order to help the less privileged.