93 contestants confirmed for Miss Universe 2019

On Sunday, December 8, 2019, one of the most anticipated beauty pageants Miss Universe will be holding its 68th Miss Universe pageant at the Tyler Perry Studios in Atlanta, in the US.

The reigning queen, Catriona Gray of the Philippines, will be crowning her successor at the end of the event with a new custom-made crown by luxury jeweller, Mouawad and for the fifth consecutive year, Steve Harvey will be the host for the pageant.

So far, 93 contestants have been confirmed.

As always, BN will be bringing you all the updates from the competition, but first, here’s a chance to meet ALL the African beauty queens who will be competing for the Miss Universe 2019 crown.


Namibia – Nadja Breytenbach

Age: 24

Nigeria – Olutosin Araromi

Age: 25

Sierra Leone – Marie Esther Bangura

Age: 22

South Africa – Zozibini Tunzi

Age: 26

Tanzania – Shubila Stanton

Age: 23

Zambia – Didia Mukwala

Age: 26

Angola – Salett Miguel

Age: 20

Egypt – Diana Hamed

Age: 24

Equatorial Guinea – Serafina Nchama

Age: 20

Kenya – Stacy Michuki

Age: 18

Mauritius – Ornella LaFleche

Age: 21