Banners
Banners

Latest News

Bahai community in Botswana invites members of the public to join in v...
Tatitown police have arrested a 36-year-old undocumented Zimbabwean ma...
FRANCISTOWN: A grandfather who could not control his libido will spend...
The Botswana Investment and Trade Centre (BITC) seeks to market Botswa...
Banners
Banners

Miss Independence 2017 confident as ever

MOMPATI TLHANKANE
Tlagae says she has big shoes to fill
After being crowned Miss Independence 2017 last weekend, 22-year-old Annita Tlagae from Kanye is confident as ever as she begins her reign.

The freshly crowned and first time queen told Showbiz that her win has now elevated her confidence after she beat 19 other contestants on the night.

Describing her crowning moment, the Tourism Management student at Limkomkwing University said she was overwhelmed with joy because she managed to beat other competitors who were equally beautiful.

Tlagae said now that the crown is hers she has big shoes to fill, especially for someone who is new to pageantry. She said she only started showing interest in the field last year for the first time when she participated in Miss Kanye pageant and ended up winning the second princess title.

“I will now focus on a cultural talk show on Botswana Television,” she said. Tlagae said she has a lot of passion for culture and intends to raise awareness because the heritage and history of Botswana is slowly fading away and not many people are doing anything about it. She said besides the project she also wants to push three charity projects and give back to her community. She also said besides

Banners
school she will focus on her reign as Miss Independence in order to leave a mark. 

“This title comes with a lot of responsibility and as the second queen I have to be the kind of queen people look up to.  I am the mirror image of the society and therefore I am required to handle myself in the right way,” she said.

She said compared to other titles, Miss Independence requires her to be the pillar and backbone of the society. The beauty queen said she has realised that dreams are too precious to sit on so she decided to let her talent shine.  She acknowledged that she faced tough competition right from the beginning when there were still 30 contestants. 

Tlagae said as she spent more time with the girls, she no longer saw them as competitors but family.  “We became friends and learnt a lot from each and worked together as a team,” she said. She also hailed the organisers of the show for being there for all of them from beginning to end.



Lifestyle

Banners
Banners

Selefu

UDC, BDP Caucus

Latest Frontpages

Todays Paper Todays Paper Todays Paper Todays Paper Todays Paper Todays Paper
Banners
Adana Escort Ad─▒yaman Escort Afyon Escort A─čr─▒ Escort Aksaray Escort Amasya Escort Ankara Escort Antalya Escort Antep Escort Ardahan Escort Artvin Escort Ayd─▒n Escort Bal─▒kesir Escort Bart─▒n Escort Batman Escort Bayburt Escort Bilecik Escort Bing├Âl Escort Bitlis Escort Bolu Escort Burdur Escort Bursa Escort ├çanakkale Escort ├çank─▒r─▒ Escort ├çorum Escort Denizli Escort Diyarbak─▒r Escort D├╝zce Escort Edirne Escort Erzincan Escort Elaz─▒─č Escort Erzurum Escort Eski┼čehir Escort Giresun Escort G├╝m├╝┼čhane Escort Hakkari Escort Hatay Escort I─čd─▒r Escort Isparta Escort ─░skenderun Escort ─░stanbul Escort ─░zmir Escort ─░zmit Escort Karab├╝k Escort Karaman Escort Kars Escort Kastamonu Escort Kayseri Escort K─▒br─▒s Escort K─▒r─▒kkale Escort K─▒rklareli Escort K─▒r┼čehir Escort Kilis Escort Kocaeli Escort Konya Escort K├╝tahya Escort Malatya Escort Manisa Escort Mara┼č Escort Mardin Escort Mersin Escort Mu─čla Escort Mu┼č Escort Nev┼čehir Escort Ni─čde Escort Ordu Escort Osmaniye Escort Rize Escort Sakarya Escort Samsun Escort Siirt Escort Sinop Escort Sivas Escort ┼×─▒rnak Escort Tekirda─č Escort Tokat Escort Trabzon Escort Tunceli Escort Urfa Escort U┼čak Escort Van Escort Yalova Escort Yozgat Escort Zonguldak Escort Ala├žat─▒ Escort Alia─ča Escort Alsancak Escort Bornova Escort Buca Escort ├çe┼čme Escort ├çi─čli Escort Gaziemir Escort Kar┼č─▒yaka Escort fethiye escort iskenderun escort iskenderun escort iskenderun escort iskenderun escort iskenderun escort