16 For 2018 Miss Salone

 

Brand member of Miss Sierra Leone Limited and one time contestant of Miss Sierra Leone Beauty Pageant, Josephine Kamara disclosed that this year beauty pageant competition will have sixteen (16) contestants.

According to Madam Josephine, the 16 competitors that made it to the final competition slated for Saturday, 25th August, 2018 are from all the regions in the country.

Unlike the maiden Miss Salone beauty pageant in 2001, this one, she said, would be about promoting the idea of the public to stop judging women on their physical appearance but their inward beauty.

Miss Salone beauty pageant, she furthered, is aimed at empowering young women to showcase their beauty and contribute towards national development.

The 16 contestants, she said, have been groomed for two weeks in various disciplines including cooking, domestic responsibility and customs, among others. Three among them, she disclosed, have already emerged winners of talent shows.

The contestants, Madam Kamara also disclosed, have won beauty pageants at various community levels, noting that at in the forthcoming national beauty pageant, character and conducts of all the contestant would form part of the criteria for one to emerge as winner.

She pleaded against politicking the show noting that the winner will be representing Sierra Leone at International beauty pageant shows.