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West African American Beauty Pageants

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In 2006, I won a beauty contest in my country, Ivory Coast. Then, in 2007, I won the beauty contest of Miss ECOWAS (Economic Community of West African States). During this time, I did not attend school, as a result, I did not accomplish my bachelor degree. When I got elected, I became the ambassador of beauty for my country and for west Africa. I met with several presidents in Africa during official ceremony and participated at several events, such as the world cup 2006. Winning these contests have been a blessing and at the same time a challenging event in my life. At a certain point, I had to decide whether I wanted to continue this “easy” life or if I wanted to be an accomplish woman in another way. It was not an easy decision because of
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