Tionge Munthali Crowned Miss Malawi 2018
Tionge Munthali was crowned as Miss World Malawi 2018 on April 29, 2018 at Bingu International Convention Centre (BICC). The newly crowned Miss Malawi 2018 is 24 years old and hails from Mzuzu. Tionge Munthali succeeds Cecilia Khofi as the new Miss World Malawi and will represent Malawi at Miss World 2018 wherein Manushi Chhillar of India will crown her successor as next Miss World.
During the same event, Mwabi Mfune was titled as the first runner-up and Chimwemwe Buleya was adjudged as the second runner-up. The theme for the contest this year was “Controlling Overpopulation”.
Soon after winning the crown, Tionge expressed, “I am so thankful for this crown, glory to God.” The newly crowned queen has promised to take a leading role in the fight against rapid population growth. She says her focus will among others lean towards promoting women and youth in the country.