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Face of Sierra Leone

The Face of Sierra Leone
IAMSL Organization
Miss Universe Sierra Leone Pageant
Motto Confidently Beautiful
Formation 2012
Type Beauty pageant
Headquarters Freetown
Location
Membership
See Titles
Official language
English
President
Swadu Natasha Beckley
Website iamsl.org

The Face of Sierra Leone or also known as Miss Universe Sierra Leone, is a national Beauty pageant in Sierra Leone that selects the winner to represent the country in the Miss Universe, one of the Big Four international beauty pageants. The pageant was established in 2016 and the foundation held in 2012 and is considered the biggest pageant in Sierra Leone.[1]

History

The foundation of IAMSL was debuted in 2012 and launched a pageant to International competitions in 2016 by Swadu Natasha Beckley (former Miss Sierra Leone 2011).[2] According to the pageant; it is in under The International Ambassadors of Sierra Leone (I.AM.SL) Pageant Agency which produces national contests like Miss Universe Sierra Leone, Miss Independence Sierra Leone and Miss Teen Sierra Leone.[3] In 2018 the Face of Sierra Leone divided onto two national competitions which select the winner to Miss Universe and Miss Earth independently.

Purposes

The main purpose of the organization of Miss Universe Sierra Leone is to promote Local Tourism in Sierra Leone and to expose young Sierra Leonean women to different cultures and nationalities.

Titles

Note that the year designates the time the Face of Sierra Leone has acquired that particular pageant franchise.

Titleholders

Miss Universe Sierra Leone

The following is a list of all I Am Sierra Leone Pageant editions since 2016. In 2018 the name renamed as the Face of Sierra Leone.

Year The Face of Sierra Leone District Notes
2016 Hawa Kamara Western Area Urban Miss West Africa International 2013
2017 Adama Lakoh Kargbo Bombali Withdrew at Miss Universe 2017

Mister Sierra Leone

The following is a list of all Mister Sierra Leone Pageant editions since 2017.

Year Mister Sierra Leone District Notes
2017 Ibrahim Mansaray Bombali Withdrew at Mister Supranational 2017

International pageants

Here International pageant under the Face of Sierra Leone Organization.

Miss Universe Sierra Leone

Color key
  •      Declared as Winner
  •      Ended as runner-up
  •      Ended as one of the finalists or semifinalists
Year The Face of Sierra Leone District Placement Special Awards
2016 Hawa Kamara Western Area Urban Unplaced Best National Costume (Top 13)
2017 Adama Lakoh Kargbo Bombali Did not compete

Miss International Sierra Leone

Color key
  •      Declared as Winner
  •      Ended as runner-up
  •      Ended as one of the finalists or semifinalists
Year Miss International Sierra Leone District Placement Special Awards
2016 Maseray Swarray Kenema Unplaced Miss International Africa
2017 Abie Mansaray Western Area Urban Unplaced
2018 Michaella Oladuni Freetown TBD

Miss Earth Sierra Leone

Color key
  •      Declared as Winner
  •      Ended as runner-up
  •      Ended as one of the finalists or semifinalists
Year Miss Earth Sierra Leone District Placement Special Awards
2016 Josephine Kamara Port Loko Unplaced
2017 Esther Williams Western Area Urban Did not compete
Ismatu Daramy Western Area Urban Unplaced 2nd, silver medalist(s) Miss Friendship (Group 1)
2018 Alma Nancy Sesay Port Loko TBD

Miss Grand International Sierra Leone

Color key
  •      Declared as Winner
  •      Ended as runner-up
  •      Ended as one of the finalists or semifinalists
Year Miss Grand Sierra Leone District Placement Special Awards
2017 Nyallay Sia Kamara Western Area Urban Unplaced

See also

References

  1. ^ "Miss Universe Sierra Leone Debuts". awoko.org. 18 May 2016. 
  2. ^ "Natasha Beckley is Miss Sierra Leone 2011". thepatrioticvanguard.com. 8 May 2011. 
  3. ^ "Road to Miss Universe Sierra Leone". missosology.info. 18 May 2016. 

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