Miss Botho University Pageant 2013 (29-03-13)
On the night of 29th March 2013 after a spectacular display of beauty and intellect, Pearl Koloka was crowned Miss Botho 2013. Pearl is a second year student studying a BSc Honours Degree in Computing. She succeeded against eleven strong contestants. Alongside Pearl was Oweditse Fafah Phirinyane crowned 1st princess and Mary Sekgee crowned 2nd princess. The theme of the pageant â��Diversifying the Economy through youth empowermentâ�� started off with a fashion show at Botho University Gaborone and finished with a dazzling grand finale at Cresta President Hotel. From the audience perspective, one could not have predicted the winner as the ladies were all stunning and smart. The well poised contestants were more beautiful than what Shakespeareâ��s poetry could describe as a good summerâ��s day. They were top class â��Aâ�� game. When in an interview with Botho News, Pearl Koloka, now Miss Botho 2013 said it was fun taking part in the contest. She said that though this was a contest, team work among the contestants is what inspired her to win. She thanks all her friends for their support and more especially her mother for making the win possible for her. The contest was graced by performers from Botho University who showered the audience with Hip Hop, Kwaito and Motswako music. The performers included â��Douzyâ�� whom gave an exhilarating performance. Jika Jive and Wizzy also proudly from Botho University, offered the audience a great performance. The audience could be heard screaming with excitement all the time as the rib cracker Director of Ceremony Ms. Sethunya Moitoi had everything under the control of her superior voice. The organizer of the event Mr. Ricardo, Gaborone SRC, Minister of Entertainment said he was impressed by how the event turned out.