[VIDEO] Miss Rwanda 2015: The journey to the coveted crown

Tomorrow, we will wait with anticipation for the crowning of Miss Rwanda 2015 at Kigali Serena Hotel.

Tomorrow, we will wait with anticipation for the crowning of Miss Rwanda 2015 at Kigali Serena Hotel.

The two-month long search started in January with auditions across the country in which 25 contestants were selected. On February 7, pre-selections were done to choose the 15 contestants for the grand finale. The 15 finalists proceeded to Lake Kivu Serena Hotel for a boot camp.

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As we wait to see who will be crowned Rwanda’s beauty queen for the next one year, Society Magazine brings you the journey of the Miss Rwanda 2015 search in pictures...

The winners of the Western Province auditions with Sports and Culture Minister, Joseph Habineza.
One of the judges, John Munyeshuri, makes his verdict during one of the auditions.
The girls during the pre-selection at Petit Stade.
Ariane Uwimana cries after making it through the first round of auditions in the Eastern Province.
Some of the contestants from the Southern Province.
Fun time in boot camp, the girls play volleyball.
 Leaving for boot camp
The contestants during a catwalk training session before the Kigali pre-selection show.
Lynca Akacu gets emotional while talking to her parents on Valentine’s Day.
Sabrina Kalisi Ihozo (L) and Doriane Kundwa dance during a class session.
(L-R) Lynca Akacu, Joelle Ruzigana and Colombe Umutoniwase on Valentine’s Day
The girls get a few tips on cooking in the Lake Kivu Serena Hotel kitchen.
A gym instructor takes the girls through an early morning routine. (All photos by Faustin Niyigena)