Rwanda is looking to find one woman to become the country’s first Miss Rwanda for seventeen years. The lucky winner will represent the nation in the Miss East Africa contest. The competition is down to the last 12 and the next stage of the competition is at the Serena Hotel in Kigali on 31st October. So, who do you think should win? I think I’ll wait for the all important Q&A session to make up my mind,
The jury will choose the best in catwalk, confidence, eloquence and intelligence. The winner will drive away a BMW with a personalised number plate.
Contestants must be Rwandan citizens of 18-25 years, at least 1.7 metres tall, morally upright, and with good public speaking skills.
She will also participate in the Miss World pageant while the first and second runner-up will win cash and hosts of other prizes.
“We want somebody who can speak either French or English. Miss Rwanda is going to be Rwanda’s cultural ambassador. She must be fluent in one of the international languages, ” [Rwanda’s Culture and Sports Minister Joseph Habineza said] link