As pageant season continues, it appears like we now have one other superb black queen on our arms.
On Saturday, Miss Jamaica, Toni-Ann Singh was topped Miss World 2019. The competitors occurred at London’s ExCeL conference heart and he or she competed within the Prime 12 in opposition to girls from numerous locations similar to France, India, Mexico, Brazil, Kenya, Nigeria, Russia, and lots of others.
The 23-year-old is reportedly the primary Jamaican to carry the Miss World title since Lisa Hanna, who was topped again in 1993.
In keeping with CNN, the Miss World Pageant is among the 4 main international magnificence pageants, and the oldest, because it has been round for nearly 70 years. Toni-Ann Singh is now the 69th lady to be topped Miss World.
The contestants from about 111 international locations have spent the final month in London, as they’ve competed in numerous classes similar to “Sports activities,” and “Magnificence With A Objective,” to safe their spot in the course of the televised portion of the pageant.
As we beforehand reported, this has been the yr that our stunning black queens have been acknowledged. Simply final weekend, Miss South Africa was topped Miss Universe, becoming a member of Miss America, Miss USA, and Miss Teen USA, who’re additionally black girls. Now the Miss World title is being held by a black lady as nicely.
Congrats once more to Toni-Ann Singh for being topped Miss World 2019!
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