15 May 2009

Shu-rina Wiah wins Miss Liberia 2009

Miss Shu-rina Wiah, 21, is the new Miss Liberia. She is studying Public Administration at the African Methodist Episcopal University. She desires to become a Lawyer, with focus on defending the rights of women and children. In the future, she would like to use her voice as a concerned citizen to serve as Ambassador on behalf of young women.

Shu-rina participated in last year's Miss Liberia pageant and was unsuccessful however, Miss Wiah says she had a whole year to develop her negatives and build her skills and is sure she will win this year's crown.

She feels it's important not to give up on herself and has lived by the motto if you don't succeed try and try again.

Her hobbies are modeling, singing, reading and going to church.

It is not confirmed if winner will represent her country in any international pageant.