Abenakyo who was crowned Miss Uganda 2019 broke the records when she became the first Ugandan to reach the finals in the pageant emerging the 2nd Runner-Up overall.
Uganda is at it yet again. Possibly the next Miss Uganda will not only borrow a leaf but some branches from her predecessor and become Miss world 2019!
The beauty pageant contest that started on Tuesday is ongoing at the Kampala Sheraton hotel. A number of 22 contestants have been selected by the Chief executive officer, Ms Brenda Nanyonjo, and former beauty queens including Leah Kagasa, Phiona Bizzu, Sylvia Wilson Namutebi and Leah Kalanguka.
The crowing of the Miss Uganda will take place 26th July 2019 at Sheraton Kampala Hotel.
Here are the 14 out of the 22 who made out of the sieve for the Miss Uganda 2019 competition. You can also place your vote on the candidate who appeals to you and is more qualified for the global crown.
No. 9 Claire Gift Kabahemba
Gift Kabahemba is a University student from Makerere university pursuing Education, she hails from Kyenjonjo.
No. 10 Margaret Naimuli
Naimuli from Kamuli is aged 24 and she is a Mass Communication student.
No. 11 Namawa Rebecca Phine
Namawa from Mbale is aged 25 and a diploma student pursuing accounting.
No,12 Carolyne Rukundo
Ibanda based Carolyne Rukundo is a travel agent with a diploma in International Air Transport
No.13 Elizabeth Bagaya
Liz Bagaya, 24, is a makeup artist from Kampala, she holds a Degree in Human Resource Management.
No.14 Annie Tricia Tamale
Tricia Tamale, 20, is a fashion design student at University level and hails from Mpigi-Butambala.
No. 15 Elizabeth Nakayiza Kigula
Nakayiza, 19, is a student from Mpigi pursuing a degree in Business Statistics.
No. 16 Kusiima Bronnie Divine
Kusiima, 18, is a student pursuing a Nursing degree, she hails from Kanungu.
No. 17 Sheilah Kababoopi Abwooli
Sheilah Kababoopi hails from Kabarole and a student from Kyambogo Uni pursuing a degree in Arts
Miss Uganda Contestants that will by vying for the crown of Miss Uganda 2019, the winner will represent Uganda at the Miss World beauty contest
No.18 Sibella Raphaella Nsiimire
Sibella Raphaella, 22, from Kabale is a MUBS student pursuing a Commerce Degree
No. 19 Angel Akullo
Angel Akullo is a 20-year-old student from Lira pursuing a Degree in Procurement and Logistics Management.
No. 20 Beatrice Aol
Beatrice Aol, 24, is a fashion designer from Kitgum and she has a degree in Fashion and Textile Design
No. 21 Lucky Umimbabazi
Lucky Umimbabazi, 25 is a business woman from Kisoro with a degree in Busibess Administration majoring in accounts.
No. 22 Oliver Nakakande
Oliver Nakakande, 24, is a student pursuing a Bachelors degree in Business Management, she hails fron Bombo.