Saturday 9th of December 2023

Nairobi, Kenya

Sharon Obara Crowned Miss World Kenya 2021 Winner at Trademark Hotel

Sharon Obara is the newly crowned Miss World Kenya. The beauty was crowned at an event held at The Trademark Hotel last evening in the presence of dignitaries, government officials, former beauty queens, and other invited guests. Chantou Kwamboka and Mwihaki Njogu took second and third place, respectively, Mokeira Onchiri took home the people’s choice award.

Sharon, whose biggest fear is living a mediocre life, takes over the crown from Wavinya Maria, who was emotional while handing over the throne to her.

The event saw guests entertained to the different categories in the pageant, including the dance segment, cultural wear, and the evening gown category.

ICT Cabinet Secretary Joe Mucheru and Nairobi Women Representative Esther Passaris were some of the government officials present. The CS was accompanied by Jomo Kenyatta and Jomo Pratt.

The elated CS, whose birthday was yesterday, promised to support the pageant further.
“As a ministry, we will step up and support this pageant. The kind of beauty and talent witnessed here today is one that cannot be undermined. Kenya has a lot of beauty”, said Mucheru as he made his remarks.

“It is my birthday today and I must say I chose the best place to celebrate this day,” said Mr. Joe Mucheru.

On her part, an emotional Terry Mungai, the franchise owner and CEO, was thankful for everyone present and was grateful to hear that the government would step in and support the work she has been doing with her able team for years.

“I have waited to hear the words that the government will support The Miss World Kenya franchise. Not that I haven’t heard these words before but I am happy to hear them from a man who truly means it”, said a teary Madam Terry.

The glam event saw guests dressed to the nines and had Obinna and Angela Muiruri as the emcees for the night.

Miss World Kenya 2021 judges included Emcee Ted Kwaka, singer Size 8, life coach Robert Burare and former Miss World Kenya, winners.

With the crown, Ms. Obara will now represent the country at the Miss World finals in December in Puerto Rico where she will battle for the global title with other 141 contestants to stand a chance to walk away with Sh10 million.

For winning Miss World Kenya 2021, she took home the crown and Sh250,000 prize money.

Ms. Chanton Kwamboka, who emerged as the first runner-up, was awarded Sh150,000 while the second runner-up Mary Kwamboka pocketed Sh70,000.

Sharon Obara will represent the country in Puerto Rico in December at the global competition.


Winner of Mr & Miss World Kenya 2019 Beauty Pageant

Mr & Miss World Kenya 2019/2020 beauty  pageant finals went down on Saturday night , October 5 at the Two Rivers Mall in Nairobi county, The event was emceed by Kenya’s top comedian Oga Obbina and Kenyan Queen Angela Wambui.

Apart from showcasing fashion, Kenyan beauty and the culture of Kenya , the event also gave room for entertainment from guest artists. Some of the musicians who graced the event include Khaligraph Jones and other traditional music groups.

The 2019 edition was won by Wavinya Maria and Frank Asoyo , 18 years old Maria Wavinya was crowned Miss World Kenya 2019. She succeeds last year’s winner, Finali Galaiya, and will now prepare to represent her country at the Miss World 2019 pageant in London, England in December,Elsie Stephens and Bernice Nunah were the first and second runners-up, respectively.

Miss World Kenya 2019/2020 Maria Wavinya holding a dummy cheque at the center while posing for a photo with  CS Prof : Margaret Kobia and Ashleys Kenya Limited CEO Mrs. Terry Mungai

My name is Maria Wavinya from Nyandarua county and I’m 18 years old. I believe that the journey is never too easy unless its leading to failure. One fun fact about life is that we become what we think and communication is and will always be the backbone to strong leadership.

Elsie announced she was joining the Miss World Kenya competition in late September. Elsie, a beauty queen in her own right, has participated in other contests emerging 2nd runners-up in the 2018 edition of the Miss Universe Kenya.

Mr World Kenya 2019 title went to Franklyne Asoyo,He will compete in the next edition of Mr World pageant,

Mr World Kenya 2019/2020 Franklyne Asoyo holding a dummy cheque at the center while posing for a photo with CS Prof : Margaret Kobia and Ashleys Kenya Limited CEO Mrs. Terry Mungai


The runners-up from the men’s category were Simon Peter Kangere and Keith Nicktones ,Kenya is yet to win the Miss World and Mr World pageants.

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Content courtesy of Mr & Miss World Kenya & Nairobi Fashion Hub 

Mr & Miss World Kenya 2019 Beauty Pageant

The Mr & Miss World Kenya Beauty Pageant is here once again. The glamorous event is set to go down at the Two Rivers Mall on the 5th of October from 5:00 pm-9:00 pm – under the theme, Beauty With A Purpose. The event which will be hosted by Angela Wambui and Oga Obinna will witness the crowning of Mr & Miss World Kenya 2019.

This year’s winners will take over from the reigning Mr. World Kenya Robert Budi and Miss World Kenya Finali Galaiya. The crowned queen will represent Kenya at the Miss World Global Beauty Pageant to be held in London later this year.

Miss World Kenya 2018 Finali Galaiya

Miss World Beauty Pageant is the oldest pageant in the world. It was started by Eric Morley in the United Kingdom in 1951 and this year will be their 69th edition.

Mr World Kenya 2018 Robert Budi

Kenyan superstars Moji Short Baba and Khaligraph Jones will be performing live. The panel of judges includes respected industry players such as Ashleys’ Proprietor Terry Mungai, Model Magline Jeruto, Motivational Speaker & Fashion Guru Robert Burale, and Media Personality Mike Mondo.

This edition of Miss World Kenya has been sponsored by brands such as Viu Sasa, Ashleys, Family Bank, Citizen TV, Hot 96, AAR Insurance, Magical Kenya, IMG Events, Safaricom, My Mookh, Afro Street and Two Rivers among others.

Content courtesy of  Kenyan vibe & Nairobi Fashion Hub