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Florence Epee from Cameroon Scoops the Miss West Africa International 2014 Title

Florence Epee from Cameroon who wowed the crowd on the night of 21st December, left Nigeria with the Miss West Africa International 2014 title, succeeding the former queen Hawa Kamara, Miss West Africa International 2013. Miss West Africa USA, Lily Ogechi Udumukwu originally from Nigeria, scooped the 1st Runners up and Annarosa Traoré Assita, Miss […]

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Nigerian-British star, Tayo Elesin, comes to Bayelsa for AMAA 2013

by Michael Abimboye The Nigerian British super star, Tayo Elesin, who has starred in widely acclaimed television soaps such as Law and Order U.K., Holby City, BBC, Doctors, BBC, and many others will be in Nigeria for the Africa Movie Academy Awards, AMAA, holding in Bayelsa this weekend. She will storm the awards alongside renowned British actress, […]

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The Miss West Africa International judging panel has chosen the pageant’s new Queen. Maria Sawaneh is the new Miss West Africa International, the organisers have reported. The beautiful new Queen is from Gambia and lives in Germany. Maria’s runners up are first and second princesses Zalia Maiga, from Mali and Hawa Kamara from Sierra Leone, […]

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Astride Costa is new Miss West Africa -UK

The Miss West Africa International organisation has officially announced that Astride Costa is the new bearer of the title Miss West Africa International-UK 2010. Astride was first runner up in last year’s contest. The London based Bissau Guinean replaces Madeleine Glatz, who left the role a few days ago citing differences with the Miss West […]

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Madeleine Glatz Quits Miss West Africa – UK

Cameroon born model, Madeleine Glatz has quit her post as Miss West Africa International-UK. Madeleine was crowned Miss West Africa International-UK, in Novemeber 2010 but has resigned citing problems regarding restrictions in her contract. Madeleine posted a note online, entitled “Breach of Agreement with Miss West Africa” and it read as follows Hey Everyone, First […]

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Miss West Africa International Launches Africa Fashion Day

International Beauty Queen of West Africa, Shireen Benjamin has vowed to dedicate her time and effort to increasing the support of African fashion. Working alongside the Miss West Africa event organizers, Shireen Benjamin has launched a campaign called “African Music for Fashion”; in the process she will also be launching ‘African Fashion Day’ which will […]

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Madeleine Glatz Poses For WOA Calendar

She epitomises the essence of a true and natural African beauty. The model/academic Madeleine Glatz snatched the highly coveted Miss West Africa International UK in November last year, at the same time upsetting the stereotypical criteria of beauty. She has come out to prove to the world that her beauty is not only skin deep […]

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Q & A: Meet Miss West Africa International (UK)

At 1230 in the early morning hours of 27 November 2010, the new Miss West Africa UK was crowned. Out of all the beautiful contestants from several different West African countries, Madeleine Glatz was the judges’ final pick. A surprised and tearful Madeleine stepped forward to be ‘sashed’. She sat on her throne, flanked by […]

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The Stage is Set For Miss West Africa International

Miss West Africa International (UK) is just around the corner and this year’s event is promising to be explosive. As we have already reported, the contest will feature models from Ghana, Ivory Coast, Gambia, Cameroon, Guinea, Togo, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Cape Verde and Guinea Bissau residing outside of their home countries. In the stage that […]

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Countdown to Miss West Africa International

International comedian Gina Yashere will be hosting the long awaited Miss West Africa on the 26th of Novembe r 2010. UK will once again be enlightened by the most exciting Africa event in UK exploring beauty of West African woman and culture. The Miss West Africa UK 2010 finalists have been confirmed, and this year […]

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