[ad_1]

Wearing a crown of flowers, “Cleopatra” the donkey delighted villagers in central Morocco by bucking the trend to clinch prime prize in a beauty pageant.

Named soon after the ancient Egyptian queen, she triumphed at the Festibaz occasion – becoming the very first female donkey ever to win the contest, held in the village of Beni Ammar.

“It really is a devoted and tireless animal, but it need to be looked soon after,” mentioned Abdeljalil, the winner’s 26-year-old owner.

A farmer, he took household a prize of two 500 dirhams ($260, 235 euros) and a sack of barley, as the pageant returned in late July soon after a 5-year break triggered by funding troubles.

GET THE NEWS at your fingertips and download the News24 app for Android right here now. Get it for your iPhone right here.

Preserve UPDATED on the most current news by subscribing to our Totally free newsletter.

– FOLLOW News24 on Twitter



[ad_2]