Top 10 Zambia Beauty Queens


Zambia, a country known for its rich cultural heritage and natural beauty, has produced several remarkable beauty queens who have not only captivated audiences with their grace and elegance but have also made significant contributions to society. Here’s a look at ten of Zambia’s most celebrated beauty queens who have left a lasting impression:

  1. Alice Rowlands Musukwa:
    Alice Rowlands Musukwa, crowned Miss Zambia in 1988, remains a prominent figure in Zambia’s beauty pageant history. Her advocacy for women’s rights and empowerment continues to inspire many.
  2. Andella Chileshe Matthews:
    Andella gained international recognition when she was crowned Miss Universe Zambia in 2018. Her eloquence and commitment to education initiatives have made her a role model for young Zambians.
  3. Mwansa Mutimushi:
    Crowned Miss Zambia in 1994, Mwansa Mutimushi’s dedication to promoting healthcare and education for underprivileged children has had a profound impact on Zambia’s charitable endeavors.
  4. Linda Banda:
    Linda Banda, crowned Miss Zambia in 2001, is known for her advocacy work in environmental conservation and women’s empowerment, making her a prominent figure in both beauty and activism.
  5. Julia Morley:
    Julia Morley, a former Miss Zambia who later became the Chairwoman of the Miss World Organization, has played a pivotal role in shaping global beauty standards and promoting charitable causes worldwide.
  6. Cleo Ice Queen:
    Cleo Ice Queen, known for winning the Big Brother Africa reality TV show, has also made her mark as a musician and television presenter, showcasing Zambia’s talent on an international platform.
  7. Alice Musukwa:
    Alice Musukwa, crowned Miss Zambia in 1988, has been an influential figure in Zambia’s beauty pageant history. Her advocacy for women’s rights and empowerment continues to inspire many.
  8. Ngozi Mwanamwambwa:
    Ngozi Mwanamwambwa, crowned Miss Zambia in 2004, has used her platform to promote education and healthcare initiatives, contributing to positive change in her community.
  9. Lily Mutamz:
    Lily Mutamz, crowned Miss Zambia in 2007, is known for her efforts in promoting tourism and cultural heritage preservation in Zambia, showcasing the country’s diverse traditions and natural beauty.
  10. Mutale Mwanza:
    Mutale Mwanza, a former Miss Zambia, is a media personality and entrepreneur known for her advocacy in education and youth empowerment, making her a role model for aspiring young Zambians.

These remarkable women have not only excelled in the world of beauty pageants but have also used their platforms to advocate for important social causes, leaving an indelible mark on Zambia’s cultural landscape. Their achievements continue to inspire future generations of Zambian women to strive for excellence and make a positive impact in their communities and beyond.