Ruqayyah Boyer wins Miss Guyana Universe 2012

Miss Guyana Universe 2012 winner Ruqayyah Boyer

21 year old Ruqayyah Boyer won the title of Miss Guyana Universe 2012 during the conclusion of a beauty pageant which took place on September 15 at the Princess Hotel and Casino in Georgetown. She was crowned by last year's winner Kara Lord together with the reigning Miss Universe 2011, Leila Lopes who attended the event as a special guest.

Niketa Barker finished as 1st run-up, while Sadhna Yunus ended in 2nd run-up position.

Ruqayyah is currently a 3rd year student taking up a Bachelor’s in International Relations at the University of Guyana & Conflict Resolution at the American university of Peace Studies. She was born in the Dutch realm of Suriname to Guyanese decent and have lived few years in Suriname, Canada and Guyana.

As the new Guyanese titleholder, Boyer will be the official representative of the country in the upcoming Miss Universe 2012 competition on December.

Miss Guyana Universe 2012 winner Ruqayyah Boyer


"To God be the Glory".