RWAKITURA – The First Lady Janet and President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni hosted Miss Uganda and also recently-crowned Miss World Africa, Quiin Abenakyo, and her family to dinner last evening at their country home in Rwakitura.
“When she recently paid a courtesy call on me at State House, Entebbe, I promised to host her to this dinner. Once again I congratulate her upon being crowned Miss World Africa and hoisting the Uganda flag high, said President Museveni.
Adding that, “When we met in Entebbe, I advised Abenakyo to keep her hair natural. I am glad she heeded the advice and re-asserted her African identity. God beautifully created Africans, there is no need to add or subtract anything.”
Quiin Abenakyo, was recently crowned Miss World Africa and 2nd Runner up at the 68th edition of Miss World pageant, that was held on 8 December 2018 at the Sanya City Arena in Sanya, China.
President Museveni reiterated his earlier promise to have government support the Miss Uganda Foundation and the activities Abenakyo would be involved in during her reign.
“I wish her success in her reign as Miss Uganda and Miss World Africa,” President Museveni added.
Tourism State Minister, Godfrey Kiwanda, UTB Board Chairman Daudi Migereko, Abenakyo’s father and relatives were also at the dinner.