FOR a whole month, Sabahans celebrated the Kaamatan festival with pomp and splendour. And the merry-making ended with a big bang in another memorable year.
The grand finale was the Unduk Ngadau or beauty queen contest held at the Hongkod Koisaan hall in Penampang near Kota Kinabalu last Thursday.
The event saw 18-year-old Joanna Sue Henly Rampas beat 36 other contestants to clinch the title.
Joanna, a Universiti Tun Abdul Razak student, impressed the judges in the question and answer session and her ability to converse in English, Bahasa Melayu and Kadazandusun.
Continue reading (incl. pics) at: Memorable end to Sabah's Kaamatan