By Musa Ssemwanga
The third Miss Uganda 2017 pageant has been launched. The international environmental beauty pageant intends to promote the protection and preservation of the environment.
Speaking at a press conference today held at Nanjing Restaurant and Motel Kololo, it was revealed that this year, 14 amazing contestants will represent their respective districts across Uganda.
Before the crowning of the winners on the 25th of August the ladies will first engage in a two weeks ‘boot camp training session on environmental issues, public speech, personal and on stage presentation and more.
Through the above exercise that they will also engage in tree planting activities, sponsor visits and also be judges on different preliminary events (talent and national costume event).
The winner on the night (Miss Earth Uganda 2017) will also represent Uganda in Miss Earth international which will be held in Manila Philippines on the 4th of November 2017.