Magline Jeruto finished in the top 5 in the 67th edition of the Miss World beauty pageant held on Saturday night at the Sanya City arena in Sanya, China. There were 118 participants from across the world and in the end, Manushi Chhillar from India won the title of Miss World.
Mexico’s Andrea Meza was the first runner up, England’s Stephanie Hill was the second runner up and France’s Aurore Kichenin was fourth. Indonesia’s Achintya Hotte Nilsen was sixth while Jamaica’s Solange Sinclair came in seventh, Russia’s Polina Popova was eighth, South Africa’s Adè van Heerden was ninth and South Korea’s Ha-eun Kim came in tenth. Nigeria’s Ugochi Ihezue was in the top 15 and won the Top Model Competition.
Magline Jeruto was crowned Continental Beauty Queen. The 24 year old beauty who comes from Elgeyo Marakwet county said;
“I believe that not many have involved themselves in this project and it is hardly ever talked about which is why I am planning on taking up this challenge.”
when asked about the cause she plans to undertake, autism.