Auditions for the Miss World Zimbabwe began today with more models expected to turn up for this year’s edition.

More than 12 ladies were auditioned today, the first day of the three day auditions of the Miss World Zimbabwe in the capital.

Speaking to the ZBC News on the event, Miss World Zimbabwe spokesperson, Tendai Chirau said expectations are high towards this year’s edition which the organisers have fully prepared for.

More participants are expected to go through the auditions with the 20 ladies who qualify to go for a boot camp where there will be further elimination.

Chirau explained the prerequisites for eligibility include a good command in english, a height of at least 170 meters, should be single and never have been married before or given birth and should be between the ages of 18 and 25.

The Miss World Zimbabwe pageant 2017 which is running under the theme “Celebrating Beauty Through the Eyes of Our Late Icon Kiki Divaris” will be held on the 22nd of July at the Borrowdale Brooke Golf Course.