Friday, June 10, 2011

News from Côte d'Ivoire

Comite Miss Côte d'Ivoire (COMICI) recently announced that despite the ongoing political crisis in the nation, the 2011 edition of Miss Côte d'Ivoire will be held. Victor Yapobi, president of the committee, called a press conference at the Pullman Hotel in Abidjan to reveal details about the pageant. There will be some adjustments this year due to the situation. Six regional pageants will be held instead of the usual twelve. The winners of each regional preliminaries will go on and compete in Miss Côte d'Ivoire 2011 later this year. It is unknown if the pageant will take place on time before Miss World 2011. If so, the winner will represent Côte d'Ivoire in London on November 6.

The Times of Beauty Est. 2008