Friday, June 21, 2013

Guinea and Guinea-Bissau to join Miss World 2013

The African nations of GUINEA and GUINEA-BISSAU are set to debut at Miss World 2013 in Bogor, Indonesia on September 28.
Guinea and Guinea-Bissau are neighboring nations located in West Africa. Guinea has cultural ties with France and was known as French Guinea until their independence in 1958. Guinea-Bissau has cultural ties with Portugal and was known as Portuguese Guinea until their independence in 1974.
Guinea-Bissau added the name of their capital Bissau to the official name of the nation in order to distinguish themselves from Guinea and Equatorial Guinea.

The Times of Beauty Est. 2008