Model Monalisa Ellen Tafirenyika (22) was recently crowned Miss Tourism Zimbabwe Matabeleland North province 2019.
Monalisa is a third-year student studying for an Honours Degree in Geography, at Lupane State University. Since the start of her career in 2016 she has bagged four crowns in different pageants across the province.
In an interview with Urban Culxure Tafirenyika said she was excited about the latest achievement. “I am greatly honored and challenged to take bigger steps for bigger crowns because I believe the sky is not the limit,” she said.
The ambitious model hopes to snatch the big one at the national finals of the 2019 Miss Tourism pageant.
Asked where she sees herself in 5 years time she said: “Into a thousand more steps of growth, maturity and development. Most importantly I want to be having international modeling pageants in my portfolio,” she said.