Miss Liberia, Wokie Dolo Departs Liberia For Miss World 2017 Beauty Pageant

Miss Liberia, Wokie Dolo with his relatives (Her mother immediate left) during her departure for Miss World

Liberia’s beauty queen, Ms. Wokie Dolo this evening, October 20, 2017 left the Country for the People’s Republic of China to join her colleagues around the world to participate in the Miss World 2017 Beauty Pageant which is expected to be held in Sanya.

Miss Liberia Wokie Dolo will be joining over 130 other national winners and escorted by Miss World Officials for pre-filming on location and rehearsals. The Miss World Pageant will be broadcast live on Saturday 18th November 2017 and will be watched by a worldwide viewing audience.

Miss Liberia, Wokie Dolo prior to her departure to China

According to an official invitation signed by Julia Morley, Chairman of Miss World Limited, during the period of her stay in China, she will be properly escorted and looked after, the Miss World Office will be responsible for all her accommodation, subsistence and travel for the duration of the contest.

Before her departure for the event, her mother and other family members including friends and well-wishers stormed her ELWA community residence to bid her farewell, and wishing her a successful trip to China.

Speaking to the GNN during the colorful departure ceremony, Ms. Dolo expressed regret for the lack of support from the Liberian Government, but assured her many fans that all will be done to bring home the Miss World Crown.

“I am not deterred of all of these disappointments, but with God on my side, I am confident that all will go well at that international event to bring back home pride and dignity, a situation that I believe will put my detractors to shame,” Ms. Dolo in a rather disappointing state told our staff.

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Joel Cholo Brooks is a Liberian journalist who previously worked for several international news outlets including the BBC African Service. He is the CEO of the Global News Network which publishes two local weeklies, The Star and The GNN-Liberia Newspapers. He is a member of the Press Union Of Liberia (PUL) since 1986, and several other international organizations of journalists, and is currently contributing to the South Africa Broadcasting Corporation as Liberia Correspondent.