Seven women are vying for the Miss Solomon Islands crown this year.
They started their schedule this week to prepare for the final showdown on the 20th and 21st of this month.
The theme for this year’s pageant is “Women in peace and harmony with society.”
SIBC put together the girls’ profiles.
Contestant 1: Name: Mowisha Angiki, Age: 18 years old, Province: Renbel Occupation: Student – Foundation Science USP Honiara Campus. Interests: Art Drawing
Contestant 2: Name: Emily Laura Chan, Age: 18 years old, Province: Renbel, Gilbert & Chinese Occupation: Student St. Nicholas Interests: Netball, swimming, reading, drawing & traveling
Contestant 3: Name:Grime Ezra, Age:19 years old, Province – Guadalcanal & Malaita; Occupation – Form 6 student St.Johns Interests:singing, hair dressing
Contestant 4: Name: Hephzibah Karibule, Age:21 yrs old, Province – Western/Isabel; Occupation – Physiotherapist Bachelor of Physiotherapy Interests: singing, reading, earning money
Contestant 5: Name: Marrisah Senikau Fox, Age: 22 yrs old, Province – Malaita/PNG; Occupation – Student USP centre Bachelor of Tourism & Management Interests: baking, meeting new people, being adventurous, reading
Contestant 6: Name: Venaliz-Tehesuinga Lai, Age: 19 yrs old, Province – West/Renbel/Chinese; Occupation – Cert III Hospitality Interests: dancing & singing
Contestant 7: Name: Gladys Vasuni; 21 yrs old, Province – Guadalcanal; Occupation Tourism student, Tour Guide Interests: singing, music, reading