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What you Missed: Pictorial Coverage of the Miss Uganda 2018/19 Finals

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The night of Friday 10th August, 2018 marked the end of the search for the Uganda’s beauty queen who will also be representing the country in the world’s biggest beauty pageant, Miss World. The breath-taking Quiin Abenakyo emerged the fairest of all the 22 beautiful contestants to be crowned Miss Uganda 2018 at the Kampala Sheraton Hotel Gardens.

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quinn abenakyo

Quiin is a 22-year-old from Mayuge district who is also a student at the Nakawa based Makerere University Business School (MUBS), pursuing a Bachelor in Business Computing, awaiting to graduate early next year.

Abenakyo was followed by the former Miss Teens, Tyra Margach and Aheebwa Patience among others. Sandra Khan and Nanziri Elizabeth were the other two of the top five finalists at the Miss Uganda 2018-2019 beauty contest.

Miss Uganda 2018 Quinn Abenakyo with 1st Runners-up Tyra Margach and 2nd Runners up Aheebwa Patience

Leah Kagasa had been the reigning Miss Uganda for two years since she was crowned in 2016 and the beauty pageant failed to happen last year (2017) over yet uncealr reasons by the management.

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Out going beauty queen Kagasa Leah handing over to the new Queen, Quinn Abenakyo

The fantastic night was hosted by the gorgeous NBS Katch up presenter Anita Fabiola and Queen Deedan while the judges of the night included Zari Hassan, fashionista Ahumuza Brian a.k.a Abryanz, former miss Uganda winner Sylvia Namutebi and Stellah Nantumbwe among others.

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Judges of the night

In case you missed it, we covered some more pictures for you here:

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Hosts of the night, anitah fabiola and miss deedan
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Judge Zari Arrives for the event


2017 Miss Supranational Kenya
2017 Miss Supranational Kenya also attended the night
Beenie Gunter
Beenie Gunter entertaining the audience

Singer hellenlukoma
Singer hellenlukoma looked stunning in this dramatic naked jumpsuit

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Written by Kalema Lawrence

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