Salha Israel defeated 16 other contestants to win Redds Miss Ilala crown in a fierce beauty contest held at Mnazi Mmoja grounds in Dar es Salaam on Friday night.
Alexia William and Jennifer Kakolaki emerged first and second runner-up, respectively.
Apart from receiving cash prizes of Sh1.5m (Salha), Sh1m (Alexia) and Sh800,000 (Jennifer), the trio are the last lot to join this year’s Vodacom Miss Tanzania final fray, to feature 30 finalists.
Others are Chiaru Masonobo, Zerulia Manoko, Maua Kimambo, Dalila Gharib, Christine Mwenegoha, Christine William, Atu Daniel and Leyla Juma.
Others are Zubeda Seif, Stacey Alfred, Rose Hurbet, Husna Twalib, Cynthia Kimasha, Mwajab Juma, Neema Mtitu and Weirungu David.
There rest are Loveness Flavian, Asha Saleh, Mariaclara Mathayo, Trace Sospeter, Irene Karubaga, Glory Samuel, Stella Mbuge, Husna Maulid and Hamisa Hussein.
Geneveive Mpangala is the reigning Vodacom Miss Tanzania.