Updated: Jun 6, 2021
"Be yourself, focus on your goal, practice & practice earlier plus be determined." Audt M Deng
Stage Name: Adut M Deng
Hometown: Nairobi, Kenya
Enterprise: MISSION FOR BETTER SOUTH SUDAN
Professional: 1st Runner Up Miss World South Sudan 2018
Meet the 19 years old activist Miss Adut M Deng from Nairobi Kenya. Audt Deng also known as Amylia, she is a South Sudan native living in Nairobi. Recently, she was crowned as the 1st Runner for Miss World South Sudan 2018 grand finale in Juba, S.S. We are pleased to have her among our TOP 100 SELF MADE ENTREPRENEURS from around the global series. Audt is an excellent speaker who embarked her life mission towards youth & women empowerment. She is the founder & CEO of Mission for Better South Sudan platforms in efforts to support orphanages and troubled kids in South Sudan. As we all know, South Sudan is the youngest country in the world with an ongoing civil war and social conflicts. Audt M Deng hopes to use her voice and knowledge to bring a better future for youth & women in her nation. Be the voice of the voiceless.
Moreover, Audt is currently working on release her first book and hope to add fashion designing in near future. I am privilege to have her today on NEECEE LEXY to share vision with us. Plus, her big dreams and aspiration as she sparks light to her home country. Please let's all welcome my beautiful soul sister Miss Adut M Deng.
Tell us about yourself
My name is Amylia Deng, a 19 years old activist, model, designer and an author.
When did you start getting involved in pageant shows? Who inspired you to enter pageant?
Well it's just recently, to be honest I've never pictured myself doing beauty pageants but I had a urge of joining Miss World someday, so I asked few of my friends if it's a great idea including Neecee. They gave me courage to do so and I made it , it was a great experience
You are also founder of the MISSION FOR BETTER SOUTH SUDAN can you tell us about it?
Yes ,it's a non organization project that I decided to create few months ago for it to fulfill thousands of children's dreams in South Sudan, to also motivate youth in involving themselves into different facilities and empowering women…. For more info go check my Facebook page " mission for better South Sudan " or my official Facebook Adut M Deng..
What is the behind inspiration behind Mission for better south Sudan ?
To be the voice for many that are voiceless
What is your go to fashion tips as a beauty pageant? What is (are) your favourite pageant experience(s) and why?
going with casual ,official and evening gowns, it made me so comfortable at the stage that I could imagine I owned the staged by myself lol, I really had fun, simple and classic.
You’ve recently been crowned as 1st Runner Up for Miss World South Sudan 2018. Congratulations! What have you gained the most from this entire experience thus far? Confidential, cause when I joined, I wasn't confident enough but as I get to experience the concept, I build my confidence up.
For a girl who is interested in entering a pageant, what advice will you give her?
Baby girl go for it, it's really a fun thrilling experience and build you up… don't think twice but just do it, you won't regret Aside from pageant and activist duties,
You are an author currently working to publish your first book. Can you tell us about it ?
Growing up, I was so intent up with books, I has explored many historical fiction and my dreams was to have a book of my own so I decided to do it, it'll be released soon bare with me at the moment
Where can we purchase it once its released? They can purchase it on Amazon
You’ve recently been crowned as 1st Runner Miss World South Sudan 2018, can you tell us about the crowning moment?
well it was quite a shocking and surprising moment, it was intensely perfect Fall of 2019, the Miss World South Sudan will be hosting their annual pageant show.
What advice will you give these upcoming contestants to prepare themselves for winning the crown?
Be yourself, focus on your goal, practice practice earlier and be determined.
Who are other talented designers or stylists you hope to collaborate with?
SOCIAL CIVIC DUTY
What can we expect from you in the next 2 years or so?
A different, much more powerful Adut M Deng, determined and intellectual woman.
WOW! no doubt you are a powerful young women with brighter future ahead of you. Thank you so much for being here today with us on NEECEE LEXY blog. It's a honour to have you with us. Such a young bright soul with bigger plan in providing hope for our nation. I wish you all the best with your mission. We hope to meet one day in the near future to accelerate this mission even further. I look forward to re-interviewing you in the near future.
To our readers you can follow her work on FACEBOOK: Adut M Deng or Mission for Better South Sudan.