A South African woman named Berenice Craddock was named "Mrs. Africa Continent" by a panel of South African Judges last week. Now news of her "crowning" is causing waves all over the continent.
Most people are not so much upset with her skin color - Berenice is a White-African - but by her "homely" appearance.
One popular Twitter who learned of her win posted "She looks like an old schoolteacher with bad breath."
For those interested, here is the CEO of the pageant: