Glorious Njie wins Miss Smiling Coast Int’l

Friday, March 02, 2018

22 year-old Glorious Njie who represented Fajara at the just concluded Miss Smiling Coast International has bagged the most prestigious crown of the night, emerging as the winner of the keenly contested event as well as the Miss Photogenic extra award.

Organised by Bima Entertainment, the event was the first of its kind that showcased beauty, power, intelligence, elegance and entertainment.

The beauty contest, which lasted for five hours, saw 12 elegant contestants presenting different platforms under the theme: Climate Change and Illegal Migration. The event was designed to bring out the best of talent and intelligence from the beautiful contestants.

  Miss Brusubi’s Jariatou Touray took the 1st runner-up place while Miss Makuta Sanneh representing Kanifing Estate, emerged the second runner-up.


As winner, Glorious Njie went home with an award of $1000 cash, 3 shoes from Melanin Kollection, evening gown from African Swagg Corner and a brand new tablet from KMF Technologies. She will represent The Gambia in a highly recognised international pageantry.

The 1st runner-up Jariatou Touray went home with 2 shoes from Melanin, a makeup Kollection from Rominisce by Ro Cosmetics and she will also represent The Gambia at the Miss Africa 2018 with fully covered expenses.

The 2nd runner-up Makuta Sanneh will represent The Gambia at an internationally recognised pageantry and some gifts from sponsors while Miss Photogenic will have a one-year contract with Malanin Kollection.

Author: Sheriff Janko