Marie-Noelle Ada Meyo, 21, from the province of Ngouniéa, is the first ever Miss Universe Gabon. The pageant happened in Libreville, and was attended by Leila Lopes, Miss Universe 2011.
Divouvi Channa was the first runner-up and Nyangue Cherolle Boubéya was the second runner-up.
Located in western Africa, it was a French colony until 1960. About 1.5 million people live in the country.