Tears of joy as search for Miss Rwanda enters final leg

Genre : Nominations
Principal country concerned : Column : Fashion
Release/publication date : December 2015
Published on : 12/02/2015
Source : http://www.newtimes.co.rw/section/article/2015-02-09/185788/

Saturday night was filled with ululations and tears as the last 15 Miss Rwanda contestants were selected at Petit Stade in Remera.

The 15 girls are :Lynca Akacu, Joana Bagwire Keza, Darlene Gasana, Joelle Giriwanyu Ruzindana, Belyse Hitayezu, Sabrina Ihozo,  Doriane Kundwa,Vanessa Mpogazi,  Balbine Mutoni, Jane Mutoni, Flora Mutoniwase, Fiona Mutoni Naringwa,  Colombe Umutoniwase, Colombe Uwase and Vanessa Raissa Uwase
All the 25 girls selected from the five provinces of the country had their turn to appear on stage, answer questions in the language of their preference and try as much as possible to impress the judges and the audience.

There were musical performances from Patrick Nyamitali, Christopher of Kina Music and Tusker Project Fame (TPF) winner Hope Irakoze, who thrilled the audience.


  • Arterial network
  • Media, Sports and Entertainment Group (MSE)
  • Gens de la Caraïbe
  • Groupe 30 Afrique
  • Alliance Française VANUATU
  • Zimbabwe : Culture Fund Of Zimbabwe Trust
  • RDC : Groupe TACCEMS
  • Rwanda : Positive Production
  • Togo : Kadam Kadam
  • Niger : ONG Culture Art Humanité
  • Collectif 2004 Images
  • Africultures Burkina-Faso
  • Bénincultures / Editions Plurielles
  • Africiné
  • Afrilivres

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