Organizers of Miss Blantyre event have added two new categories to the pageant show scheduled for the 13th of October at Mount Soche Hotel.
The categories, which are non competitive are Hot Mum’s and Ex-Queens.
The Hot Mum’s category aims at recognizing and celebrating beautiful women of Malawi where as Ex Queens wants to appreciate the ladies that made the foundation of pageantry in the country.
Chairman for Miss Blantyre, Daniel Ngwira said their brand is national and aims at incorporating all citizens of the country and all ages.
“We are targeting women, mothers and parents. They should be confident and willing to show the younger generation how they used to do it and even how best they can do it” said Ngwira.
“In October Malawi celebrates Mothers’ Day. We believe the category is Seasonal and will excite all Anakubala’s in Blantyre and Malawi at large” he added.
According to the chairman, 3 women have so far registered and they expect to get 2 more in the Hot Mum’s category.
He said beauty is crush in every woman. “Miss Blantyre is an inclusive brand. This year, all women will be duly represented by the innovation of this category” he pointed out.
“At Miss Blantyre we have ex queens. Even other pageants locally also have have ex queens and we have opened the door to all these” said Ngwira.
Patrons should expect to see these former queens parade and chalk off the past with their ever-green catwalk.
The chairman further added “This will also be a very exciting and powerful category which people should be on the lookout for”.
Tickets are being sold at Malawi Institute of Tourism and they are going at MK10.000 and MK15.000.