One of the DJs at Malawi’s UK online radio has declared her intentions of fighting for the crown at the forthcoming Miss Malawi UK due to take place in Birmingham on September 13th.
Rose Mmangisa who simply goes by the radio name DJ Rose is one of the contestants for the competition. Asked why she has decided to take part in the competition, the 18 year old said its been her desire to make a difference in people’s lives and to learn more about our culture and heritage. She went on to say “I am also participating because it’s another way to network with other people as well as meeting fellow Malawians living in the UK.
Rose does not hide the fact that this pageant will be a stepping stone towards her ambition of going further in the modelling industry. Rose was born in Lilongwe, and so far boast Level 3 diploma in Travel and Tourism as her academic qualifications.
She regards American supermodel Tyra Banks as her idol mainly for her work in promoting both the “typical type of a model” and what she describes as ‘plus-size models’
Director of Broadcasting at Radio 247 Malawi , Amos “Amophi “Phiri described Rose as an ambitious girl and that he was hopeful of the young Dj winning the contest. ” We are hopeful that Rose will be the Miss Malawi UK 2014, and that she will do a great job” said Amophi
Rose future plans are to graduate in Event Management and go on to organise fundraising events for different charities in Malawi and other events. The Miss Malawi UK is a yearly event organised by H& K Events and a lot of Malawians from all parts of the UK are due to attend the event.
Malawi’s celebrated hip hop artist Tay Grin of the Nyau fame has embarked on the tour of the United Kingdom which will take him to the city of Manchester this weekend.
In a statement made available to Radio 247 Malawi by organisers of the tour Savanna entertainment and Black Rhino UK, the artist has already performed in Glasgow and on Saturday the 2nd of August the party goes to Manchester.
Tay Grin whose real name is Limbani Kalirani found fame after his debut album , the best-selling album, Proudly African. The album contains hit singles like 2 by 2, Nyau Music Feat Kenya’s Nameless, Ndabwera, and Stand Up. His achievements so far include being nominated for Channel O Music awards in 2007 and 2008 for Best Male, Best Southern Africa Video, and Best Hip Hop Video. He is the founder and President of Black Rhyno Entertainment
The show in Manchester will take place at QBar, 14 Newton street, M1 2AF and will also feature support from DJ Hannie and Mbegs. The show will start at 10pm till 4 in the morning. Tickets are costing £10 when bought in advance
Those who want to purchase tickets can call this number 07877934339