|Mr & Miss uShaka Kids World 2017|
Mr and Miss uShaka Kids World 2017 announced!
At the weekend, uShaka Marine World held their 3rd annual Mr and Miss uShaka Kids World 2017 finale.
This competition aims to find 2 ambassadors to represent uShaka Kids World for an entire year.
The evening saw entertainment provided by Kevin Ellis and uShaka Marine World before the show got underway. The finalists in each category then took to the ramp to strut their stuff for the judges, Nazley Mullah (uShaka Brand Manager), Andre Van Wyk Scott, Vanessa Marawa (model, radio and television personality) and Nompakamo Dzanibe (Tabloid Media Journalist), who had the difficult task of selecting the winners.
All the finalists showed confidence and character, ensuring a fabulous show for all the guests. However, there could be only one winner in each category to receive cash prizes, Mangwanani Spa vouchers, a photo shoot from Happy Snappy, Spur vouchers, Gooderson Leisure weekend travel prizes, Ocean Basket vouchers, watches from Time Flies as well as uShaka Marine World Merchandise, a Platinum Pass as well as a Play Pass.
The top three in each category were as follows:
In the girls category the winner of the Miss uShaka Kids World 2017 title went to Guiliana Wright from Richard’s Bay, the 1st runner up was Nkazimulo Phetha and the 2nd runner up was Tylene Dilali.
In the boys category the winner of the Mr uShaka Kids World 2017 title went to Aphelele Kabamba from Pietermaritzburg, the 1st runner up was Micah Booi and the 2nd runner up was Azaria Goodman.
Congratulations to all the winners and contestants for showing excellent sportsmanship, parents and family members for their support, the judges for their valuable time, all uShaka Marine World and uShaka Kids World staff involved, the entertainers as well as the MC, Kevin Ellis.
Look out for next year’s competition and be sure to enter your child! For more information contact 031 328 8000.
A look at the semi-finals!
On Saturday, May 6th, 2017, uShaka Marine World was host to the semi-finals of the Mr and Miss uShaka Kids World pageant, all in the aim of finding the best ambassador for uShaka Kids World, and saw a very successful selection of the Top 15 Girls and Top 16 boys to make it through to the talent section on May 20th and ultimately, the finals on June 3rd .
Pic 1- Judges- Nazley Mullah, Terence Pillay, Vanessa Marawa and Nompakamo Dzanibe
Pic 2- Guiliana and Angelique Wright
Pic 3- Nivesh, Azariah and Natasha Naicker
Pic 4- Alysia Goodman, Angela Da Costa, Leandre’ Goodman and (in front) Azaria Goodman
Pic 5- Aphelele Kabamba, Limo Mwathe and (in front) Nkazimulo Phetha and Bandile Kabamba
Pic 6- Isabel, Jerris and (in front) Tamika Chanderman
Pic 8 – (L-R) Luyanda, Emihle, Thuli and Lisa Shozi with Sthembile Cele and in front, Simo Shozi, Uyanda and Inhle Cele.
For more information contact uShaka Marine World on (031) 328 8000.