Christelle Mbeni was crowned Miss Congo 2012 in a ceremony held at the Grand Hôtel de Kinshasa, in Kinshasa. The beauty from the province of Bandundu will represent Congo in the upcoming Miss World 2012Pageant in China.
The first runner-up was Mado Bafana and the second runner-up was Cathia Lubolo. The Democratic Republic of Congo returns to Miss World after 4 years. Its debut happened in 1985, when the nation was known as Zaire and Benita Mureka Tete was a top 15 semi-finalist and named Queen of Africa.
Courtesy of GB.