Umunyana Shanitah

Umunyana Shanitah Crowned Miss East Africa 2021

Umunyana Shanitah has emerged victorious in the Miss East Africa pageant held yesterday 24th December 2021 at Mlimani City, Dar es Salaam. Miss East Africa Winner 2021.

Umunyana Shanitah, the runner-up of the Miss Rwanda 2018 pageant and the winner of Miss Supranational Rwanda 2019, is the winner of the Miss East Africa pageant in Tanzania.

Umunyana Shanitah
Umunyana Shanitah: Miss East Africa 2021 (Image Source: Wasafi TV)

Miss East Africa 2021 

Miss Shanitah competed with 16 other girls from various countries including Burundi, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Ethiopia, South Sudan, Eritrea, Mauritius and more.

According to Wasafi Media on YouTube, Shanitah is the winner of the Miss East Africa 2021 crown.

Miss Joly Mutesi who is preparing miss east Africa was one of the members of the jury. In this pageant Tanzania is represented by queen Mugesi who became the first Miss Tanzania 2019/2020 runner-up, and also the first runner-up in this Miss East Africa 2021 pageant.

Umunyana Shanitah
Miss Joly Mutesi

The competition ended tonight with a lot of fun and excitement, entertainment from famous artists that made fans not regret the night.

After many years of non-meat competition Shanitah was the winner where she was awarded a new Nissan X-trail 2021 car for $ 44,000, equivalent to 44 million FRW. In addition to this car, Ms. Shanitah will also be paid a salary of $ 1,500.

Umunyana Shanitah

Miss Umunyana Shanitah competed in various beauty pageants including Miss Rwanda, Miss Supranational Rwanda, won the title and represented Rwanda in the Miss Supranational International and Miss University Africa won three prizes. She was already familiar with the competition as she was also a member of the Miss Supranational Rwanda 2020 jury.

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