Miss Universe 2020 which will be the 69th edition of the pageantry is scheduled to take place on December 17, 2018, May 16, 2021, at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida, the United States where the reigning queen, Zozibini Tunzi of South Africa will be crowning her successor at the end of the event.
Mario Lopez and Olivia Culpo will be the host for the pageant.
So far, 74 contestants have been confirmed.
Several national pageants were delayed or cancelled indefinitely due to the pandemic, resulting in many past runners-up from previous national pageants being appointed for the 2020 edition, or casting processes being held in their place.
Nigeria, Angola, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Kenya, Namibia, Sierra Leone, and Tanzania, are among the countries that will not compete due to the pandemic.
Meet the beautiful lady representing Ghana
Chelsea Tayui graduated from DePaul University with a degree in Communications and Media. She works part-time as the Communications Director for The KJM Foundation- a non-profit organization that seeks to create a world where every individual has access to basic human needs.
She started as a volunteer with KJM to bring clean water to impoverished villages in her country. Chelsea cares passionately about autism. She is working on eliminating the stigma of Autism in Ghana and she is a strong proponent for Early Intervention. She is raising awareness and advocacy for policy change in the Ghana education system, such that these children can be accommodated in the school systems.
- Chelsea has travelled to 22 countries.
- Chelsea is still learning how to whistle.
- Chelsea had a near-death experience when she was 16-years-old.
Curated from bellanaija.com