See the first-ever beauty queens from Africa

February 24, 2019 at 05:00 pm | Entertainment

Elizabeth Ofosuah Johnson

Elizabeth Ofosuah Johnson | Staff Writer

February 24, 2019 at 05:00 pm | Entertainment

Miss Uganda 1967 – Rosemary Salmon

Miss Uganda 2nd from the left

Rosemary Salmon represented her home country Uganda in the 1967 Miss World contest after she won the title making her the first-ever beauty queen in Uganda. The pageant was started by the Ministry of Agriculture with the stated purpose of increasing the interest of young people in agriculture.

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