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The Unduk Ngadau 2007, Ms. Jo-Anna Sue Henley Rampas

Unduk Ngadau has long before been practice since the year 1960, and Yong Mee Lan, from Penampang district, was first to be crowned as ‘Miss Kadazan’ the Unduk Ngadau title in 1960. Unduk Ngadau is an annual beauty pageant for the local beauties which held on every 31st of May each year at the Hongkod Koisaan, Penampang, Sabah during the Kaamatan celebration (harvest festivals) . All chosen beauties from each district of Sabah will participate in the contest to try their luck in winning the state-level pageant title. Ms. Jo-Anna Sue Henley Rampas, originally from Tuaran district, has won the Unduk Ngadau title for the year of 2007.

Did you know? Unduk Ngadau formerly known as :
– Miss Kadazan : 1960-1970
– Miss Harvest Festival : 1971-1980
– Ratu Kaamatan : 1981-1990
– Unduk Ngadau : 1991 until now