Lauriela Márcia Martins was crowned as the winner of Miss Angola 2017. She represented the province of Cabinda in the contest and is 19 years old. She will now represent Angola in Miss Universe 2017 contest next year. She succeeds Luísa Baptista as the new Miss Angola.
At the same event, Miss Malanje-Eliane Lungoji was declared as the First runner-up while Miss Huila Hermilinda Matos was declared as the Second runner-up. Yulana da Costa won the title of Miss Photogenic and Helena Muendo won the title of Miss Friendly and Isabel Kanda won the traditional costume award.
Angola has won Miss Universe only once in 2001 through the courtesy of Leila Lopes. However, after that Angola never placed in the contest. Do you think Lauriela Marcia Martina has what it takes to be the winner of Miss Universe?
Credits: Eye for Beauty