De Sousa, Müller Ace royalty

Ace king and queen

21 September 2021 | Art and Entertainment

Shekinah de Sousa; Miss Ace Models Coastal 2021; “I am astounded because I did not expect it.”

Swakopmund • [email protected]



Shekinah de Sousa and Delano Müller were crowned Miss and Mr Ace Models Coastal respectively, during the coronation ceremony at Seaside Hotel and Spa in Swakopmund on Saturday.

The competition comprised various sections, namely for costumes, interviews and evening wear, with the contestants doing their best to impress the judges.

Shekinah, who was also Miss Photogenic, also scooped the prize for the best costume for the ladies.

In the costume section, contestants were required to choose a country and come up with a costume and theme song for this country.

Shekinah’s country of choice was Portugal and she danced to the tune of São Tomé and Príncipe duo Calema’s hit “Te Amo”.
Multi-talented Shekinah also serenaded the audience with a well-delivered vocal performance before she received the director’s choice award.

She said that the months of preparation leading up to the event had paid off. “I am astounded, because I did not expect it.”

Let’s hear it for the boys

Mr Ace Models Coastal 2021 Delano Müller expressed his satisfaction at scooping the title once again. “It is always exciting when you win,” he said.

Müller attributed the victory to his high level of confidence and said he had fun on the ramp throughout the night.

He recommended modelling to his peers, saying that it can help them build their self-confidence.

Daphne Voigts, Sharon Kruger and Estrolita Peterson were the judges.

“I have been judging this event every year and I can see that the kids have improved,” said main judge, Voigts. “I noticed that they practiced the question-and-answer section of the competition and I would rather they not do that. I want them to speak from the heart,”

Ace Models is an international model agency franchise. In Namibia there are branches in Windhoek as well as in Walvis Bay and Swakopmund.

Similar News

 

Uniting dance and art

2 days ago - 14 October 2021 | Art and Entertainment

Swakopmund • [email protected] Dance Factory Swakopmund in collaboration with the Swakopmund Arts Association recently hosted the “Unity is Separation” event at the Woermannhaus Gallery.The occasion...

Revolutionary Rap Battle Conversations

6 days ago - 10 October 2021 | Art and Entertainment

Swakopmund • [email protected] Lyricists set the stage alight during the fourth instalment of Rap Battle Conversation under the theme “The Revolution” at Desert...

Unity in Separation

1 week ago - 07 October 2021 | Art and Entertainment

Swakopmund • [email protected] The Swakopmund Arts Association and Dance Academy Swakopmund have collaborated to host the “Unity in Separation” event taking place on Saturday...

The sky is the limit

1 week ago - 06 October 2021 | Art and Entertainment

Swakopmund • [email protected] The Little Big Things special group art exhibition opened at the Woermannhaus Gallery on Friday.The exhibition, which is organised by...

Somizi spotted at the coast

1 week ago - 05 October 2021 | Art and Entertainment

Walvis Bay • [email protected] Well-known South African socialite Somizi Mhlongo (48) recently made a visit to Namibia’s harbour town to make a cameo...

Namibia invited to the Oscars

2 weeks ago - 30 September 2021 | Art and Entertainment

The Namibia Film Commission (NFC) has invited local film makers to submit their work in the category for the International Feature Film and or Documentary...

Swakopmund Jazz Fest in the pipeline

2 weeks ago - 30 September 2021 | Art and Entertainment

Swakopmund • [email protected] In the absence of the annual Swakopmunder Musikwoche, the town will host the first ever Jazz Up Festival from 12...

A successful Paint and Prosecco at The Heartbeat

2 weeks ago - 29 September 2021 | Art and Entertainment

Swakopmund • [email protected] Art enthusiasts put their painting skills to the test during The Heartbeat Recreation Hub’s Paint and Prosecco event on Saturday. Participants...

The heARTtbeat

3 weeks ago - 23 September 2021 | Art and Entertainment

Swakopmund • [email protected] The Heartbeat Recreation Hub hosts the Paint and Prosecco event on Saturday. According to organiser and owner of The...

Passionate about notes

4 weeks ago - 18 September 2021 | Art and Entertainment

Swakopmund ∙ Leena Ndakevondjo Thomas Thomas (33), a local music and film producer, will not allow a lack of support derail his plans; the...

Latest News

First-ever career week at Duinesig

14 hours ago | Education

Swakopmund • [email protected] Duinesig High School hosted its first-ever career week from 11 to 15 October. Universities and colleges joined forces as exhibitors and...

Volkswagen Caddy to retail in...

14 hours ago | Motors

Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles will be launching the new Caddy in South Africa from November 2021. The Caddy was first launched in the local...

Vaccination uptake not satisfactory ...

14 hours ago | Ministries

The number of new Covid-19 infections have significantly decreased in the past few weeks. Health minister Dr Kalumbi Shangula stated that the decline in...

Blue Waters up against Pro-Ed...

20 hours ago | Sports

Blue Waters will face Pro-Ed Old Boys Cricket Club I in the final of this year’s edition of the Coastal T20 Cricket League.Helmut Mack confirmed...

Elderly person murdered

1 day - 16 October 2021 | Crime

The police are appealing for help from the public to find the suspects wanted in connection with a murder and a housebreaking with intent to...

Kudus II ready for Unam...

1 day - 15 October 2021 | Sports

Walvis Bay •[email protected] The FNB Kudus II team will meet the University of Namibia (Unam) II in a Namibia Rugby Union (NRU) reserve...

World Food Day supported

1 day - 15 October 2021 | Local News

Swakopmund • [email protected] Hodago Fishing handed over 25 food parcels to the office of the governor, in support of World Food Day that...

Hydrogeological map launched

1 day - 15 October 2021 | Environment

Windhoek • [email protected] The minister of agriculture, water and land reform says that, in his opinion, a total ban on prospecting and mining activities...

NCAF workshop conducted

1 day - 15 October 2021 | Ministries

Swakopmund • [email protected] An estimated 50 stakeholders from various institutions attended the seventh National Conservation Agriculture Forum (NCAF) workshop which was conducted...

Load More