The search for Miss Rwanda 2014 is on. All interested girls from all districts have been called upon to register at designated points for the competition as disclosed by the Ministry of Sports and Culture.
Venues for registration include; Ministry of Sports and Culture, Gender Ministries in all universities, East African Publishers’ Rwanda offices and Cogebanque branches all over the country.
Aspiring contestants can also apply online at www.missrwanda.rw or fill registration forms provided in all districts.
According to organizers, Registration forms are accompanied by two passport photos and a copy of the national card, (indangamuntu). Registration is free of charge.
Meanwhile, the annual Miss Rwanda beauty pageant was moved to January 2014 to match other international beauty pageants like the Miss Universe competition. This makes the reigning Miss Rwanda hold the crown for at least two years.
Reigning Miss Rwanda, Aurore Mutesi urged parents to allow their children participate in the competition.
“The Miss Rwanda pageant promotes culture and upholds unity and development of the nation,” said Aurore.
According to the Ministry of Sports and Culture, Miss Rwanda 2014 will be a platform for women empowerment, building their confidence and capacities.