Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – The sixth edition of the Miss Ethiopia beauty contest was held the previous Friday at Capital hotel.
At this year’s edition, Nardos Tegegne from Gojam, representing the Amhara Regional State, won the title of Miss Ethiopia.
The beauty contest comprised 18 young women representing seven regions of Ethiopia. The contestants came out in their traditional clothes. Designers such as Hiwot Gashaw and Osman Mohammed also participated in designing different outfits for the constants.
The event was organized by Ethiopia Village. The winner and the two runner-ups will participate in different international competitions to be announced in the coming weeks.
The 2011 winner participated in Miss World Cultural Heritage and the 2012, 2013 winners also participated in the Miss World contests representing Ethiopia.
Source: The Reporter
Photos: Courtesy of Miss Ethiopia Beauty Contest