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Miss Gambia

Miss Gambia
MottoThe Smiling Coast of Africa
TypeBeauty pageant
Miss World
Miss Universe
Official language
Key people
Ministry of Tourism and Culture

Miss Gambia is a national beauty pageant in The Gambia.


The Miss Gambia beauty pageants aims to be the platform of young women in Gambia as ambassador of goodwill for the country. In 1964 the pageant organized and patronized by Gambians. In 2001 the annual Miss Gambia had not been organized due to myriad reasons including financial, organizational and logistical problems.[1] Miss Gambia winners also had experience in Miss Universe or Miss World history.


Year Miss Gambia Notes
1986 Rose Marie Eunson
1985 Batura Jallow
1984 Georgett Salleh
1983 Mirabelle Carayol
1982 Abbey Scattrel Janneh Miss Congeniality at Miss Universe 1983
1970 Princess Margaret Davies
1969 Marie Carayol
1967 Janie Jack
1966 Oumie Barry
1964 Ndey Jagne


  1. ^ "Miss Gambia Pageant". Retrieved 8 July 2015.