Uganda’s representative at this year’s Miss World pageant, 22 year old Quiin Abenakyo made history, becoming the country’s first ever contestant to finish in the top five.
She came in 3rd position in the race of 118 contestants.
At the 68th edition of Miss World 2018, which took place in Sanya in China, Ms Abenakyo was crowned Miss World Africa in the Miss World Continental Queen of Beauty finals.
Also finishing in the top five was Kadijah Robinson (Jamaica) who was crowned Miss World Caribbean, Maria Vasilevich (Belarus) who took the European crown, Nicolene Pichapa Limsunkan (Thailand) who became the Miss World Asia and Vanessa Ponce De Leon (Mexico) who topped the contestants from the Americas.
Ms Vanessa Ponce De Leon was later the eventual winner of the Miss World Crown, and was crowned by Manushi Chhillar of India, now her predecessor.
A total of 118 contestants from all over the world took part in the competition for the grand crown.