The first ever Zimbabwe Model Awards has been scheduled to hold this Saturday, 29th August 2015, at Crown Plaza hotel.
The event is the of brainchild of Rose Moyo and Mercy Mushaninga, founder of Zim Gossip Modelling agency, with support from the Ministry of Sport, Arts and Culture.
Panel of judges will include Deputy Minister of Sports, Arts and Culture, Tabetha Kanengoni-Malinga.
Mushaninga revealed that the show will include a lot of surprise acts, with former Miss Tourism Zimbabwe, Rumbidzai Mudzengere as the main host.
“Our first black Miss Zimbabwe, Shirley Nyanyiwa- Chingoka is one of the guests of honour. She will share her story and we are happy how this will make a greater impact to the modelling industry. I am happy with how some of the corporate sponsors have chipped in,” Mushaninga said.
Nominees have emerged for various categories, including – Best Model of the 80s, Best Commercial Model, Best Promotional Model, Best Pageant Model, Outstanding Charity Project, Most Talented Model, Best Fashion Model, Best Label, Best Fashion Show, Best Photographer, Best Fashion and Beauty Journalist and a host of others.