Winner of the Miss Malawi 2018 finals this Saturday will walk away with prizes worth K7 million.
The crowning event will take place at Bingu International Conventional Centre (Bicc) in Lilongwe. In an event that promises more glamour and surprises, 15 contestants will be battling out for the crown.
Speaking during a press conference on Monday, the organising committee’s spokesperson Africano Phiri said there are a number of prizes for the queen.
“Just like last year, the main prize is a Nissan Tiida. Other prizes are a laptop, bed and chairs all valued at K7 million. There are also prizes for all finalists,” he explained.
The event will be graced by the Vice-President’s wife, Mary Chilima, as the guest of honour and entertainment will be provided by Mizu Band and Sawama dance crew.
Meanwhile, the finalists are in boot camp where they are being engaged in a number of activities aligned with the competition which is ‘effects of over population’. On Tuesday, they were in Salima for a photo shoot.
Miss Malawi tickets are being sold at Mbowe, Liyati and Walkers Total service stations, Umodzi Park Business Centre, Crossroads Hotel, N1 Cafe, Club Africana, Good fellows, Nation Publications Limited and Zodiak Broadcasting station offices in Mzuzu, Lilongwe and Blantyre. n