SPYL beauty pageant set for Saturday

WINDHOEK: The Swapo-Party Youth League (SPYL) will host a beauty pageant on Saturday in the capital.

The event will take place at the NamPower centre, and is set to become an annual occurrence.

A media statement issued on Wednesday by Romona Hidileko, the SPYL secretary for finance and administration, said the Miss SPYL pageant seeks to advance the campaign towards women empowerment, raise awareness around gender-based violence, and emphasise the importance of charity.

The theme of the pageant is “Evolution of Beauty”.

Hidileko said the SPYL has been hosting beauty pageants at various levels, but this year it will take place at national level to cater for all young women in Namibia.

The entrance fee is N.dollars 100 for standard seats, and N.dollars 250 for VIP seats.