As this year’s final edition of the biggest beauty pageant in Rwanda, Miss Rwanda 2020 is drawing closer, 20 contestants were confirmed for the bootcamp and Grand Finale during the Pre-selection process over the weekend.

Pre-selection took place last Saturday, 1st February 2020 at Gikondo Expo Grounds where 20 of 54 contestants qualified to the finals amidst joy and sorrow from hundreds of fans that braved the evening downpour that also included former Miss Rwandas, 2017 Elsa Iradukunda, 2018 Lilian Iradukunda and 2019 Meghan Nimwiza

Former Miss Rwand Winners, Meghan Nimwiza, Lillian Iradukunda and Elsa Iradukunda

Here are the names that were given a pass by tha panel of judges comprised of Mariya Yohana, Teddy Kaberuka, Agnes Mukazibera, James Munyaneza and Jolly Mutesi.

– Irasubiza Alliance [No 11]

– Nishimwe Naomie [No 31]

– Mutesi Denyse [No 28]

– Ingabire Gaudence [No 8]

– Ingabire Rehema [No 10]

– Musana Teta Hense [No 26]

– Kirezi Rutaremara Brune [No 17]

– Akaliza Hope [No 1]

– Umuratwa Anitha [No 42]

– Marebe Benitha [No 18]

– Teta Ndenga Nicole [No 35]

– Uwase Aisha [No 51]

– Nyinawumuntu Rwiririza Delice [No 33]

– Umutesi Denise [No 43]

– Umwiza Phionah [No 47]

– Mukangwije Rosine [No 21]

– Ingabire Diane [No 7]

– Ingabire Jolie Ange [No 9]

– Mutegwantebe Chanice [No 27]

– Kamikazi Rurangirwa Nadege [No 15]