Olivia Yacé is a beauty queen and model from Ivory Coast. She is fluent in both French and English. Yace is originally from Yamoussoukro, Côte d’Ivoire.
She was a famous model even before coming to the Miss World 2021 completion and Olivia Yacé has 155K followers on Instagram.
She was photographed wearing Gilles Toure’s design in the August 2015 issue of Uniwax magazine. She walked the runway at the Top 10 de la Mode Ivoirienne fashion show in October 2015.
She attended Widener University in Chester, Pennsylvania, USA, from 2016 to 2020, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in business management with a marketing concentration. She worked as an assistant event coordinator for Eolis Abidjan in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire, from February to June 2016.
She walked the runway at a fashion show in Geneva, Switzerland, in May 2016. In September 2016, she was featured on the cover of BTENDANCE WEBZINE. In January 2018, she was featured on the cover of the webzine Le Boulevard. She worked as a marketing event coordinator for the French-American Chamber of Commerce chapter in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, from January to April 2018.
She was a Monat Global market partner from February 2019 to September 2021. She worked as an event coordinator for Sofitel in Cote d’Ivoire from June to December 2019.
She competed against 23 other candidates at Miss Cote d’Ivoire 2021 on September 4, 2021, at the Sofitel Abidjan Hôtel Ivoire in Abidjan, becoming Cote d’Ivoire’s Miss World 2021 candidate. She takes over the title from Miss Cote d’Ivoire 2020, Marilyne Kouadio.
When she was crowned Miss World Cote d’Ivoire 2021, she was 23 years old. She is competing and made it to the top 27. The final will be held on December 16, 2021, at the José Miguel Agrelot Coliseum in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Several Ivorian celebrities have urged the various followers to vote massively for Olivia Yacé following the online vote which was launched in early November 2021. Didier Drogba, who is the Ivorian celebrity with the most subscribers on social networks, also supported Olivia.