- Published on Sunday, 29 September 2013 01:39
- Written by DAILY NEWS Reporter
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DAR ES SALAAM beauty queen, Betty Boniface (20) has been crowned this year’s Miss Universe Tanzania, during the contest that took place at National Museum Hall in the city on Friday night.
The pageant which saw 15 contestants vying or the crown was organised by Compass Communications Company.
The winners walked home with 3m/- cash and a ticket to represent the country in Miss Universe finals in Moscow, Russia on November 9, this year.
She also claimed USD 1000 pocket money to Moscow donated by Healthy and Beauty Clinic, shopping worth 1m/- from Sia Couture, a return ticket to Johannesburg from Fasjet and coaching and training from Compass Communications.
Betty said that she is happy to win the chance to represent the country in Moscow, saying her dream has come true and believe to come out with the best results. “I promise to follow footsteps of Flaviana Matata in the world event, I am sure I will make it,” said Betty.
She said that the secret behind her victory was her natural beauty, confidence and intelligence. Flaviana Matata shone Mexico 2007 finals.
The event which sponsored by Tanzania National Parks (TANAPA), Fastjet, Mohamed Enterprises (MetL) and co-sponsors, Coca-Cola, Missie Popular Blog, Healthy Beauty Clinic, Beauty Point, Sia Couture, Seif Kabelele Blog, AZH Photography.com and Adams Digicom.