Miss Teen International Botswana search nears

Miss Teen International Top 30 Finalists
Miss Teen International Top 30 Finalists

Thirty beautiful girls are vying for the attention of judges to be crowned the first ever queen of the Miss Teen International Botswana on April 27, 2019 at Westwood International School.

The winner will represent Botswana at Miss Teen International in India in December.

The organiser of the pageant Michelle Ashley told Arts & Culture that the newly introduced pageant is open to girls between 13 and 18 years of age. “We don’t take 19 because by December most would have turned 20,” she emphasised. 

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