Shakira Pitt Wins Regional Contest

PHOTO: The newly-crowned 2017 Miss Venus Caribbean Model winner Shakira Pitt is all smiles following the pageant.

By: Precious Mills

BASSETERRE, St.Kitts– Following the annual Miss Venus Caribbean Model competition held in Anguilla over the past weekend, Kittitian beauty Shakira Pitt was crowned queen , taking a back-to back win for St.Kitts while Jahnel Nisbett from the sister isle Nevis walked away with second runner-up position.

The yearly pageant, which was staged on Saturday 15th July at the Anguilla Great House, featured a total of five contestants which included representatives from the host country Anguilla, St. Maarten and the Dominican Republic.

Shanice Powell of St. Maarten placed first runner-up.

This media house understands that the pageantry platform embraces as its mission statement; ‘Promoting the Caribbean cultural diversity with self-confidence and edification, while embracing service through the crown’.

Alsanarda Hanley of St.Kitts won the pageant last year (2016).

The newly- crowned Shakira Pitt is the reigning Sugar Mas Miss National Carnival Swimsuit queen.