05 November 2017

The Mr. & Miss USIU-Africa pre-judging event went down on Thursday 2nd November 2017 in the auditorium. The event is an all-time favorite of the USIU-Africa community and the auditorium was packed minutes before the event started.

The event was hosted by MC Swaka and Ashley. The duo proved to be to be a great combination as the audience was kept entertained

MCs Ashley and Swaka were the hosts of the night.

The judges of the night were former Mr. & Miss USIU-Africa 2015 title holders, Tomide Akinyemi and Kalpa Vrikshika alongside Miss Machakos County 2017, Sheila Kanini pictured below



The event featured categories such as:


  • Introductory Walk
  • Couples Walk
  • Talent showcase
  • Group Dance
  • Final Walk

The contestants wowed the crowd with their prowess in various categories. Others were exceptional and of course the average performances also featured.

The contestants get jiggy with it during the group dance.

Contestant Adan Mohammed offers a hand kiss to fellow contestant Mercy Onyango during the couples walk.

Mehreen Shajahan plays Doctor during her walk.

The event ultimately came to an end as 16 contestants were picked for the final event and as follows:


Male Contestants

Aakash Barot

Ambrose Mugume

Feizal Ahmed

Eric Odhiambo

Caleb Martin

Joseph Riak

Adan Aarif

Denver Bagaka


Female Contestants

Blessing Nashim

Joyce-Kayla Kiarie

Nelly Maina

Mehreen Shajahan

Mercy Mwendwa

Mercy Onyango

Eugenia Ignatius

Akual Chan Awer


The final event takes place on 23rd November 2017 at the Two Rivers Mall. Check out the photos and remember to  keep it Usiwho for all the updates!!

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