Tooro born Leah Kagasa, a student of Marketing at Makerere Business School (MUBS) is the new Miss Uganda 2016/17, we can confirm.
Kagasa took the crown from Zahara Muhammad Nakiyaga after she was declared winner by the judges early yesterday morning at Kampala Serena Hotel beating off competition from the other 20 contestants.
Leah Kagasa who hails from Tooro was crowned Miss Uganda and has been hailed as brilliant.
“The moment is finally here! We are still backstage and dressed ready to present our dance. If you can’t make it for the show, tune in to “BBS Terefayina” on DSTV, GoTV, Star Times and Azam TV. Thank you for all the love and support! #ItsMyTimeToShine #MissUganda2016,” Leah Kagasa.
“I have never voted for Miss Uganda, it was my first time, lol I didn’t even know how to vote, you have made us proud Leah, thanks to the Egrets family Bweras, Ntare en everyone who voted, we are proud of you, congs Leah Kagasa,” Jean Katrina Kemigisha posted.
“MissUganda2016/17; I must admit she’s brilliant, has an infectious smile & she got aaz,” MrMosh Ssendi posted.