Yordanos Lulu crowned as Miss Eritrea 2011 and was awarded 50,000 Nakfa. Ruth Gebrezgiabher won 2nd place and was awarded 30,000 Nakfa. Aisha Hurbi from Southern Red Sea and the city of Assab won third place and was awarded 20,000 Nakfa. Artist Helen Meles, Ibrahim Guret, Sandman Nigus, Mohammed Druf, Wedi Tikabo, Suzinino and others performed music and comedy.
Miss Independence Contest concludes
A total of 102 misses from all the administrative regions of the country and abroad participated in the first round of the contest that involved three stages. Out of them, 35 were passed to the 2nd stage, out of whom only 18 made it to the finals.
The requirements for the contest were from 18 to 27 years of age, above 1.70 height and general knowledge potentials.
Accordingly, the first winner was awarded 50, 000 Nakfa, while the second and third winners received 30,000 and 20, 000 Nakfa respectively.
Shabait: Asmara, 21 May 2011