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Meet The Beauty Queens Representing Africa At The 2021 Miss Universe

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Meet The Beauty Queens Representing Africa At The 2021 Miss Universe

On December 12, 2021, the 70th Miss Universe pageantry will hold in Eilat, Israel. On the stage, the current Queen, Andrea Meza, who is from Mexico, will crown her successor.

The event will be hosted by Steve Harvey and will see the return of countries who could not participate in the previous edition. These are Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Hungary, Sweden, and Turkey

Recall also that some African countries like Nigeria, Angola, Equatorial Guinea, Morocco Kenya, Namibia, Sierra Leone, and Tanzania could not participate at the 69th edition of Miss Universe as a result of the pandemic.

However, as the countdown to the semifinals of Miss Universe 2021 progresses, let us take a look at the African beauty queens representing the continent on the international stage.

 

Michèle-Ange Minkata

Meet The Beauty Queens Representing Africa At The 2021 Miss Universe

Country: Cameroon
Age: 27
InstagramMichèle_Ange_Minkata
Fun Facts

 

  • She started school at a very young age and she was always the youngest in the class.
  • She was a tomboy all through her teenage years.ntries over the last 5 years.
  • She record songs during her free time and a self-taught guitar player.

 

Latela Mswane

Meet The Beauty Queens Representing Africa At The 2021 Miss Universe

Country: South Africa
Age: 24 
Instagram: Latela Mswane
Fun Facts

 

  • She is a proud Zulu woman.
  • She can do flamenco dancing.
  • Her real name is is Lalela Umkhosi Wephaseka – being born over Easter, it means “listen to the commemoration of the Passover”.

 

Silvia Naa Morkor Commodore

Meet The Beauty Queens Representing Africa At The 2021 Miss Universe

Country: Ghana
Age: 26
Instagram: Silvia Naa Morkor Commodore
Fun Facts

 

  • She was always the tallest student in class throughout her basic education.
  • She is a wedding event planner and have always hoped to have her wedding in space one day.
  • She is the first woman from her hometown to be crowned Miss Universe Ghana.

 

Maristella Okpala

Meet The Beauty Queens Representing Africa At The 2021 Miss Universe

Country: Nigeria
Age: 28
Instagram: Maristella Okpala
Fun Facts

 

  • She has a collection of fridge magnets. She gets new magnets in every country I visit, so currently, she has over 30.
  • She is a flight attendant with Emirates Airline and has travelled to over 40 countries.
  • She used to be a football player when she was in college.
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Chelsi Shikongo

Meet The Beauty Queens Representing Africa At The 2021 Miss Universe

Country: Namibia
Age: 24
Instagram: Chelsi Shikongo
Fun Facts

 

  • She was an award-nominated standup and social media comedian.
  • She was named after the late Chelsi Pearl Smith who won Miss Universe 1995 in Namibia.
  • She raised $22,000 in 48 hours.

 

Roshanara Ebrahim

Meet The Beauty Queens Representing Africa At The 2021 Miss Universe

Country: Kenya
Age: 28
Instagram: Roshanara Ebrahim
Fun Facts

 

  • She is the first Kenyan to have won the Miss Universe, Miss World, and Miss Supermodel titles in her country.
  • She set the judicial precedent for the right to digital privacy against revenge porn in Kenya.
  • She loves that she has the esoteric wisdom of a sage at her age.

 

Martina Mituy Avomo

Meet The Beauty Queens Representing Africa At The 2021 Miss Universe

Country: Equatorial Guinea
Age: 19
Instagram: Martina Mituy Avomo

Fun Facts:

  • She is studying petrochemical engineering and acting as a caregiver for the elderly in a nursing home.
  • She speaks Spanish and French.
  • She ha traveled to Spain, Cuba, Cameroon, and Gabon

Anne Murielle Ravina

Meet The Beauty Queens Representing Africa At The 2021 Miss Universe

Country: Mauritius 

Age: 26

Instagram: Anne Murielle Ravina

Fun Facts:

  • She has been featured on CNN TV Network as one of the most inspirational young African women, alongside Zozibini Tunzi, Miss Universe 2019.
  • She is the first woman from her family to graduate from a university and also, the first woman from her native island Rodrigues to compete at Miss Universe.
  • She speaks three languages fluently and she is thinking of learning a fourth language!

 

 

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Meet The Beauty Queens Representing Africa At The 2021 Miss Universe

 

Kedist Deltour (Ethiopian descent)

Country: Belgium
Age: 24
Instagram: Kedist Deltour
Fun Facts

 

  • Her real name Kedist means Light and Hope.
  • She was born in Ethiopia and adopted when she was 10 years old.
  • She survived a bomb attack in her town in Ethiopia.

 

 

 

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TRENDING: Tems Breaks Silence On Incidence With Wizkid At 02 Arena During Performance

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TRENDING: Tems Breaks Silence On Incidence With Wizkid At 02 Arena During Performance

 

Tems Baby has finally broken her silence concerning an Incidence between her and Nigerian Music icon, Wizkid.

The duo were captured in what seems like a failed attempt of the essence hitmaker, Wizkid, trying to carry Tems Baby.

Though hilarious, most people had the view that Tems wasn’t comfortable with the gesture of the Grammy Award winner.

In a recent video sighted by GhArticles.com, the sensational singer Tems was captured showering admiration and love to Wizkid yet only regarding him as a brother.

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‘Home Alone’ House Available To Rent On Airbnb For One Night Only

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'Home Alone' House Available To Rent On Airbnb For One Night Only

The original house from the 1990 film Home Alone will be available to rent on Airbnb during the festive period.

The holiday rental platform has announced people will be able to rent the McCallisters’ home, in the Chicago area, on December 12.

Up to four guests will be able to stay in the house for just one night for $25 (£19) with the address to be given once the booking is completed.

Up to four guests will be able to stay in the house for just one night for $25 (£19) with the address to be given once the booking has been complete. Pic: Airbnb.

The Airbnb listing on the website shows the stay is being hosted by Buzz McCallister, with the description reading: “You may not remember me as particularly accommodating but I’ve grown up, and I’d be happy to share my family home – my pizza, even – with you this holiday season. Just try not to let my tarantula, Axl, loose this time.”

During their stay, Airbnb says guests will be treated to a fully decorated house, the chance to set up booby traps, a real-life tarantula, a viewing of the film franchise’s latest movie Home Sweet Home Alone, pizza, as well as a candlelit dinner of microwave macaroni and cheese.

In a statement, Airbnb said: “This season, fans are set to have their dreams come true with an overnight stay in the original Home Alone house.

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“While the McCallisters are away on their annual trip (all of them but the pet tarantula, this time), four guests will get the opportunity to relive their favourite scenes from the holiday classic and let their inner eight-year-olds run free for the evening without the interruption of pesky intruders.

“Big brother Buzz McCallister will join thousands of hosts on Airbnb by opening the doors to his family’s Chicago home as the ultimate gift this month.”

It added that guests will need to adhere to local COVID guidelines and are responsible for travelling to and from Chicago.

Guests will have the opportunity to set up booby traps during their stay
They added that they will offer guests $1,000 in Airbnb travel credit if it becomes necessary to cancel the stay due to coronavirus.

Those wishing to book the stay can do so from 7 December.

The Home Alone franchise started with the first film in 1990 and includes the famous one-liner of ‘Merry Christmas ya filthy animal’.

 

 

 

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Is Rihanna Pregnant?

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Is Rihanna Pregnant?

Fans of the award winning artist and Fashion Owner Fendi have been asking the same question as rumours circulate online after her recent appearance in Barbados – is Rihanna pregnant?

Rumours regarding Rhianna’s possible pregnancy began circulating following her appearance in Barbados where she was named a national hero.

Fans began speculating that the singer was pregnant by sharing pictures of Rihanna from the ceremony in Barbados, claiming that she had a baby bump.

The rumours really took off when a verified Twitter account, called The Academy (although , tweeted: “Rihannah is pregnant with her first child with A$AP Rocky.”

Here are some tweets concerning her pregnancy;

 

 

 

 

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