The 2nd runner-up in the just-ended Miss World Pageant, Olivia Yace, has received a hero’s welcome in her home country of Cote d’Ivoire.
The ‘Beauty With Purpose’ contestant touched down at the at the Felix Houphouet-Boigny Airport in Abidjan around 7:30pm on Wednesday, March 23, 2022.
Ms. Yace, the current Miss Cote d’Ivoire crown-holder was seen waving the Ivorian flag from the rooftop of her vehicle as she was escorted from the airport.
A crowd of excited fans were seen cheering at her and making frantic efforts to take a photo of her on their smartphones.
Ms. Yace emerged 2nd runner-up in the Miss World Pageant held in Puerto Rico a few days ago, with Poland’s beauty queen, Karolina Bielawska winning the ultimate on the night, emerging as the new Miss World, and Shree Saini from the United States emerging first runner-up.