A former WAIS student is travelling to Nigeria this weekend to represent The Gambia at an international beauty pageant.
Glorious Njie from Banjul was the winner of the recently held Miss Smiling Coast International. She will now represent the country at the Miss Africa Beauty Queen, which will be held in Lagos on the 30th March.
Singer Tiwa Savage and actress Eucharia Anunobi are among the celebrities expected to attend the event.
The Miss Africa Beauty Queen is a brainchild of Precious Jefferson Ogarekpe a beauty Queen and peace advocate who is passionate about promoting peace and unity among African nations and the world at large.
More than ten beautiful young ladies between the ages of 18-25years representing different African countries will contest for the crown. The eventual winner will be rewarded with a brand new SUV and $10,000 cash prize.