Edmore Mhangami

THE reigning Miss Karoi, Victoria America was crowned Miss Winter in Karoi, Mashonaland West modeling competitions held yesterday and  is now aiming for the national crown.

The pencil slim and vivacious 18 year old outclassed the other 11 contestants at the 2017 Miss winter beauty pageant held at Karoi Hotel.

America, a student at Chikango High School Teachers College together with the first princess Shairnmain Dhliwayo (22) will represent the Province in the Miss Zimbabwe Beauty Context to be held in Harare on 27 July.

America yesterday stunned the crowds including the show organizer who is also the director of image modeling Agency, Mavis Madzikatire, with her rare modeling skills.

In an interview, Madzikatire said that she is confident that America is going to claim the National Crown.
“I’m quite confident that America will claim the National Crown. Her modeling skills are quite amazing, they are indescribable.  I am happy that she grabbed the Miss Zimbabwe Mashonaland West crown while Shairnmain Dhliwayo claimed the first princess and Ethel Pachirera. I encourage those who did not win to keep trying,” she said.

America, who hails from Flamboyant  suburbs in Karoi, told Zimbabwe News .co.uk  that she was prepared for the Miss Zimbabwe.
America said though she knew that claiming such a crown would be hard, she was well prepared to fight for it.
“Though this is not to boast, I know I have what it takes to be Miss Zimbabwe. I am well prepared to battle for the crown. I know believe and am destined for greater things and I will give these competitions my all,” said America.