Miss Algeria Fights Back After Racist Comments
In the first week since her crowning as Miss Algeria 2019, Khadija Benhamou has had to deal with harassment from Facebook and Twitter trolls. Discrimination against darker-skinned Algerians appears to be common.
This is Africa, 14 January 2019
Khadija Ben Hamou beat 16 contestants to become only the second black Miss Algeria in history. Although she is set to represent this North African country at Miss World 2019, her… Read more »
allAfrica, 10 January 2019
The organisers of Miss Algeria have defended 2019's winner after racist comments and the publication of "degrading and retouched photos". Read more »