The highly anticipated Mr. & Miss Maseno2015/2016 beauty pageant was held on 14th march 2015 at the graduation square grounds .The event which was thronged by thousands of students within and other universities around, attracted several artistes across the country. It was an action packed day that saw many beauties showcase their talents by graceful walking, parading on various outfits such as casual attire, elegant gowns and traditional and later acumen to the judges and the audience.
The event gave a chance to other students displaying their talents, creativity and entertainment. Gombolela Band, Maseno upcoming artistes brought down the house by their creativity. Veteran dancing crew, female artists were not left behind in their dancing techniques which left the crowds craving for more. The Flexors were up to display their packs and body building aspects.
Renowned artists were also present to culminate the concert. Performers such as Marya, a darling of many, known by her chokoza hit electrified the event by performing live her songs such as “sishiki simu.” Kaligraph rocked the ground too, coupled by Kristoff they made the event live as they sang their souls out to the curious and exciting students.
Behind the decks was Dj Kalonje alongside DJ Scratch, famous for their mixes, took crowds to their feet the whole night feeling entertained.
Mr. Timothy Omondi and Mildred Wandia were unveiled tas the 2015 Mr. & Miss Maseno University respectively from a highly contested and competitive group of contestants upon the verdict of judges. The panel of judges comprised of Mrs. Yvonne Angela who is the 2014 Miss world Kenya, Dr.Rodgers Muthune and Ben Omolo, the Regional Manager for Equator Bottlers (coca cola Company) and outgoing Mr. Maseno, Charles.
Miss .Wandia, a second year taking Interior Design course was overjoyed. “Am so humbled, happy and surprised .It is not easy to make it through such a competition. It was stiff and I didn’t know if I could make it. I really waited for this moment in life. As much as I have done little in modeling believe there is a start for everything” The joyous lady said all smiles. She promised to work with the University administration to tame insecurity cases which has been a thorn to students in their stay in Maseno.
Mr. Timothy, the incoming Mr. Maseno 2015 was so elated. He too expressed gratitude especially to the judges, his fans and the event organizers. “Modelling is very challenging. Confidence is a must have for as model in order to make it in the industry. Am very humbled and grateful. I appreciate everyone. “He quipped.
Moreover, the outgoing Miss Maseno Leah Teframariam encouraged the incoming beauty Queen and King to be confident and also requested the Student organization to be supportive and help them in realizing their set plans. She was happy since the judges were fair and just in their verdict. The results were not affected. The competition was stiff and the winner was not unpredictable.
The event was graced by notable Academicians, the Dean of Students, local entertainers, and the University students. The event was sponsored by Coca-Cola, Airtel and the Students Organization of Maseno University (SOMU).