Nashua Pteince- Deaf miss Miss Uganda contestant

Miss Uganda 2023 holds 21 participants and among them, there is Patience Nashua born in 2004 and shes 19 years.

The beautiful 21 contestants were unveiled to the public in an event that was held at Kampala Serena Hotel and this years them is ”Brains beyond Beauty” However, organizers were amazed to discover that one of the contestants, known as Nashua is actually deaf.

Nashua from Butalejja District in Eastern Uganda  lost her hearing abilities at the age of six. She was raised by her single mother who faced a lot of challenges while bringing up such a girl. When her mother  sought help to rise her daughter, many of her relatives claimed that it was witch craft that led to such a condition.

As the Lord doesn’t forget His own, Nashua got help from the good Samaritans who helped her through out her elementary school.

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After school, Nashua decided to look fr something to do which would generate some money to help her and her mother.

Joining Miss Uganda 2023.

Nashua has always loved modeling, so she used the little resources she had to make research pageantry and this led her to the Miss Uganda page. She decided to contact the office asking to be part of the Miss Uganda 2023 competition.

With the help of her interpreter, she managed to beat over 200 girls during the Kampala Auditions and will be going to the boot camp hoping that she can walk away with the Miss Uganda crown and represent the country at Miss World.

Here is the list of the final 21 contestants:
1. Agwang prosy premah : eastern
2.Vivian Boonabana; Western
3. Afra Kengazi ; Western
4.Hanna Kalema Tumukunde; Central
5.Jovia Nansamba; Central
6.Husinah Nassuna; Central
7.Jesca SSerwada, Central
8. Whitney Martha Ademun; Central
9. Jerusha Muwanguzi ; Central
10. Rianne Leliah Bateeze; Eastern
11.Priscilar Nambogga; Central
12; Darlin Namutebi; Central
13.Deborah Nalinda Nkwazi; Central
14.Isabella Ainembabazi; Western
15. Jackline Celine; West Nile
16; Christine Mabel Nakimera; Central
17. Leticia Annah Nakiyaga; Central
18.Desire Diana Amviko;Northern
19. Patience Nashua; Central
20.Sonia Wanyama; Central
21.Aisha Faith Nankanja; Central


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