East Africa Television and Radio (Channel 5) through its popular show Afro Beat will sponsor this yearís Manywele Twanga Pepeta competition.
The competitionís finals will be held on June 3 at a place to be announced later.
One of the eventís organizers, Maimatha Jesse, also the executive director of Manywele Entertainment Company, said the winners will get assorted prizes with the overall winner getting a complete cosmetics shop worthy 5m/- with one year paid up rent.
Jesse said the contest is open to all women below the age of 38 years.
Preparations for the competition will start on Tuesday next week at the African Stars Entertainment (ASET) offices under the supervision of Mohamed Kassim and Lilian Internet.
She said after the selection of best winners, the semifinals would be held on May 27 at Sansiro Club in Dar es Salaam.
To colour the occasion, a beauty contest will take place where musician 20 % will perform.
A representative of Channel 5, Mussa Kondo, said his company had decided to sponsor the event to empower women economically.