The organizers behind the upcoming Miss Puerto Princesa 2017 have presented the pageants’ fifteen candidates in a press conference held at the New City Hall building on Monday, February 6.
The candidates were given the chance to introduce themselves to members of the press, and to answer questions on various local and national issues, including those concerning the environment, the government’s war on drugs, as well as their own personal advocacies. They were also asked on their potential contributions to the growth of the city. By the end of the conference, the media practitioners have chosen Mary Abbygaile Jane Giray of Barangay Masikap as ‘Darling of the Press’, the award for which will be officially given on the pageant’s Coronation Night.
The Coronation Night for the Miss Puerto Search 2017 is set to take place on March 3, Friday at the City Coliseum.