The first ever Miss Malawi SA was crowned on Saturday night at a star studded event that took place at Southern Sun OR Tambo international Hotel. Malawians in Diaspora living in Republic of South Africa flocked to the event in large numbers to witness the crowning of the first ever Miss Malawi SA
Violet mwendera, a student at Pretoria University emerged the winner. 1st Princess was Veronicca Boaz and 2nd Princess was Trizah Titus
The beauty pageant was organised by Association of Malawians and Friends in South Africa (MAFSA), who described the objective of holding such an event as it being a platform to give young Malawian girls an opportunity to give something back to their country by using their God given gift of beauty to help less fortunate girls and children living hopeless lives, It is also aimed at promoting international peace and friendly relation between nations.
Malawians in diaspora living in the Republic of South Africa will this weekend witness the first ever beauty pageant to find a Miss Malawi. The event is scheduled to take place at Southern Sun OR Tambo international Hotel on Saturday 6th December from 6pm.
The beauty pageant is being hosted by an Association of Malawians and Friends in South Africa (MAFSA). According to Mafsa website “The objective of the competition in holding this beauty pageant is to give young Malawian girls an opportunity to give something back to their country by using their God given gift of beauty to help less fortunate girls and children living hopeless lives, It is also aimed at promoting international peace and friendly relation between nations,”
The pageant is open to female citizens resident in South Africa, Malawi as a country of origin or born in SA with at least one Malawian parent. They must also be in possession of a valid Malawian ID or passport.
The Saturday show is set to bring many surprises as well as big celebrities gracing the occasion. Among the notable names to feature on the day is: Malawi’s best international designer, Lilly Alfonso, South Africa 2014 big brother rep, Samantha and guest of honour, High commissioner of Republic of Malawi, Her Excellency Stella Ndau.
2014 big brother representative for Malawi Mr 265 will be one of the judges for the contest . Other judging panellist include Jade Lubner – Miss South Africa Finalist 2013/2014 ,Anne Hara Sibande – Miss Malawi 1979, Susan Kasambara Novela – Entrepreneur ,Allan Mashati – Fashion Stylist/Socialite and Amon Maseko – Entrepreneur