Nishimwe Naomie Mäckenzie crowned Miss Rwanda 2020

23 Feb 2020 | Camilla Suarez

The 10th edition of Miss Rwanda i.e., Miss Rwanda 2020, hosted its coronation night on 22nd February 2020 at Intare Arena at 5pm. The gorgeous beauties from all over the country competed for the national crown as Nishimwe Naomie Mackenzie was crowned as the new queen. The diva will now represent Rwanda at Miss World 2020. Miss World Rwanda 2019 Meghan Nimwiza crowned her successor at the end of event finale.


Nishimwe Naomie Mäckenzie is crowned Miss Rwanda 2020


The finale night was accompanied by authentic traditional dances and songs from Rwanda's famous dance troupe Inganzo Ngari. Miss World Tanzania 2019 Sylivia Sebastian Bebwa graced the gala night with her presence. Sherrie Silver internationally renowned UK-based Rwandan choreographer, actress and model; was also there for Miss Rwanda 2020 coronation ceremony.

Nishimwe is 21-years-old and stands 170cm tall. She has completed her high school in Mathematics, Economics and Geography. She is an advocate of Mental Health and spoke about the same while addressing her project at Miss Rwanda 2020 stage. The diva performed with immense confidence and determination in order to win the title and an opportunity to represent Rwanda at Miss World 2020. The diva was also adjudged the title of Miss Photogenic during the ceremony. 


Nishimwe Naomie Mäckenzie is crowned Miss Rwanda 2020


Miss Rwanda continues to grow from strength to strength. Each of the girls had a relevant and timely idea she wants to implement – for the benefit of their fellow youths and compatriots, and the country at large. Miss Rwanda beauty pageant offers a complete package to girls: values, confidence, life-skills, a sense of responsibility, how to break boundaries, exposure, privileged access and an opportunity to serve and inspire others.