10 julho 2010
Rahaf Abdullah Crowned Miss Lebanon 2010
Rahaf Abdallah, a 22-year old business management student, beat 15 other contestants to be crowned Miss Lebanon 2010 during the pageant that was held Friday night and organized by LBC.
Daniella Garious and Nabila Awad were crowned first and second runners up respectively.
In addition to the crown, Abdallah, who is 174 cm tall and enjoys singing, dancing, and sports, won a L.L. 70 million prize, a diamond encrusted jewelry set, a car, a year's supply of cosmetics, a living room and bedroom set, electric appliances, and a camera.
The pageant was attended by Tourism Minister Fadi Abboud, Interior Minister Ziad Baroud, Culture Minister Salim Wardeh, and a number of political, media, and social figures, and witnessed performances by singers Haifa Wehbe and Ragheb Alameh.
Abdallah is now eligible to participate in Miss World 2010 and Miss Universe 2010, which was won by Lebanon's Georgina Rizk in 1971.