The cultural heritage is an initiative geared towards promoting peaceful co-existence among Black origins and women empowerment.
Popular Turkey-based Nigerian Disc Jockey and the Founder of Black Beat Music, Onyeachom Stephen Okechukwu disclosed this during an interview with newsmen in Lagos.
According to him, the grand finale of the pageant will hold on October 11, 2022 in which one beauty queen will be crowned, representing the beauty, heritage and long-standing pastime of Africa.
He explained that the Queen will champion the campaign for peace and national integration, as well as women and children empowerment, in line with the mandate of the foundation.
“We need to spread the message of peace and unity among Africans, especially those in the diaspora, as we are the representative of Africa across the shores.This year’s event promises to be fun and memorable because there was a year break, due to the COVID restrictions in the last couple of years”.
“We are coming back and better this time, we promised to connect to the rest of Africa on this one. Social media shall be buzzing across Africa and people will watch our models display the pride of Africa from the beautiful city of Esenyurt in Turkey.”
According to Okechukwu, “Miss Africa is open to beautiful young African women from all parts of the country, between the ages of 18 and 25. This year, we have worked very hard to eliminate the barriers to contesting, including the continued suspension of the registration fee and the elimination of regional auditions. Top Turkey based Nigerian artist Aero Y is set to storm the stage, and multi-talented Bris Mawanda.”
Writing by Julian Osamoto