As they head into competition night next Sunday, the ten Miss Guyana Universe contestants will be involved in a test of their poise, wit and verbal communication skills tonight when the intelligence segment airs live on NCN television.
The ten girls, Crystal Elizabeth Nkasi Benn, Melissa Malika Carter, Cindy Althia Craig, Marsha Chester, Rushuana Towanda Harris, Tamika Affia Henry, Tiffany Earla Isaacs, Crystelle Mervin, Xandra Pierre and Natasha Smith were sashed and presented to the public last week.
According to a pageant official, they have been under going intense training to prepare them for pageant night. Six of the ten contestants have stage experience – five have been in pageants before and one has done runway modelling.
Tonight’s intelligence segment is much anticipated since over the years it has been the segment where the pageant’s front runners stand out. The question and answer competition starts at 20:05 hrs (8.05 pm) on NCN Channel 11.