The Miss reputation, now renamed as ‘Miss Pulse’ right after MTN took sponsorship of the occasion had glitches on Saturday as a incorrect winner was announced at the Grand Finale held at Sheraton Gardens on Friday.
Soon after MTN and the organisers of the Miss Uganda beauty pageant realized the error, they produced an announcement by way of the Coordinator and former Miss Uganda Sylvia Wilson Namutebi
“We would like to clarify that contestant quantity three was wrongly awarded as Miss Pulse as there was a mix-up in outcomes from the diverse voting platforms. We will consequently declare the actual winner on our social media platforms,” Sylvia mentioned on Friday.
It was Santina Ashemeza who was wrongly awarded as Miss Uganda on Friday but right after a total compilation of outcomes from the three diverse voting platforms, MTN and the organisers Kezzy Entertainment and Talent Africa ultimately declared Kusiima Brownnie Devine the genuine winner.
Though as winner Santina was initially handed a dummy cheque of two Million, and also becoming an MTN influencer for a year getting 30GB of information per month on her new S10 prize smartphone, all that was yesterday transferred to the new winner who will also get four,500 minutes of voice minutes per month.
Franchise holder Brenda Nanyonjo did the honors to clear the air at a press briefing held at Sheraton Hotel as Santina settles for a paid internship slot at Talent Africa.
It was not only the Miss Pulse who received her prizes as the rest of the winners had been also provided their diverse pries with Uganda Aviation College providing scholarships to the leading three contestants who will study any course of their option.
Sheraton Kampala Hotel the host of the pageant also presented membership to their exclusive prestigious club for twond and 1st runner up for three months respectively when Miss Uganda winner Oliver Nakakande gets six months and an chance to really feel the ambiance of the presidential suit any time she desires.
MTN will then credit them with airtime and information for a complete year when as a fantastic gesture Objective Africa also presented Santina a slot at their mentorship plan as the director handed her $100 money on leading of the paid internship provide at Talent Africa.
All the beauty queens who won the diverse categories like Miss Sports, Miss Talent, Miss Congeniality,Miss East, Miss North, Miss Central and Miss Photogenic had been then handed gorgeous handbags as a ‘thank you.’