24 year old Linet Jandeka Kamadi from Lurambi Sub County is the new Miss Tourism Kenya – Kakamega County Chapter. She emerged overall winner beating twelve contestants in the event held at the Golf Hotel in Kakamega. Members of the public were given a chance to vote for the contestants online for two days between 26th – 28th September, 2018. Busia County First Lady Judy Ojaamong was the Chief Guest.
Janice Angela Mmbaya from Mumias West Subcounty took the 1st Runner Up position. She is a student at Kabarak University. Faith Leah Anyona, a teacher by profession, also from Lurambi Sub county, settled for the 2nd Runners-up position.
The winner now signs a one year contract with the county government of Kakamega as staff in the directorate of tourism and she will manage a Sh.2.5 million budget for Corporate Social Responsibility activities across the county.
List of finalists:
Janice A. Mmbaya
Janice A. Mmbaya hails from Mumias West Sub County. She is 18 years of age, pursuing computer security and forensic studies. She is passionate in modelling.
Faith L. Anyona
Faith L. Anyona hails from Lurambi Sub county a 22 year old teacher by profession. She is passionate in Modelling, Traveling and Art.
Barbra K. Kangwana
Barbra K. Kangwana hails from Lurambi Sub County. She is a student 21 years of age and passionate with Modelling and Mentorship.
Cecilia L. Alukhaba
Cecilia L. Alukhaba, 22 years of age hails from Butere Sub County and a practicing journalist. She is passionate with dancing.
Michelle R. Oyando
Meet Michelle R. Oyando from Ikolomani Sub County 23 years of age. She is a Business Analyst and has passion in leadership and entrepreneurship and also giving back to the community.
Elvera Nakhanu hails from Navakholo Sub County and she is 22 years of age. She is a student undertaking Bachelor of Education Arts French. She is passionate with modelling, Inspiring people and singing.
Janis J. Keya
Janis J. Keya hails from Likuyani Sub County. She is 23 years of age and a writer by profession.
Martha Tali hails from Malava Sub County and is 21 years of age. She is a student and passionate in modelling.
Linet J. Kamadi
Linet J. Kamadi hails from Lurambi Sub County and is 24 year old . She is a volunteer facilitator on alternatives to violence program and has a passion in service to humanity.
Ivyene Etemesi hails from Butere Sub County. She is 25 years of age and she is passionate with nature walk.