- Some of the well-known female celebrities in Ghana have competed in various beauty pageants
- Pageantry has become the gateway for building a solid personality through the series of coaching and competition
- These pageants have been managed successfully over the years through the dedication of a few industrious women working behind the scenes
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Pageantry started in Ghana around 1957 and it has evolved over the years. Many celebrities in the entertainment and fashion industry such as Berla Mundi, Naa Ashorkor, and Carranzar Naa Okailey Shooter among others rose to fame through pageantry.
These confident and smart women have become household names in various fields. All the credit and organizers can be attributed to the industrious women, some of whom are beauty queens themselves.
These pioneer women or national directors of the various pageant take the women through a series of competitions and coaching transforming the contestants to become outstanding young women.
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Some of the winners who compete in international pageants are usually unplaced, with only a few winning titles for the country.
1. Miss Ghana- Inna Patty
A serial entrepreneur and philanthropist by the name of Inna Mariam Patty, also known as Inna Patty.
Inna Patty won Miss Ghana in 2004 and represented her country in Miss World 2005 at the Crown of Beauty Theatre in Sanya, China. She runs Exclusive Events Ghana, which now oversees the Miss Ghana pageant.
2. Miss Universe Ghana - Menaye Donkor-Muntari
Former beauty queen and entrepreneur, Menaye Donkor is the national director for Miss Universe Ghana.
Menaye has successfully organized four events under her leadership with the current queen being Engracia Afua K. Mofuman.
The beauty entrepreneur, Menaye is the wife of former Black Stars player, Sulley Muntari.
3. Miss Malaika - Mrs. Teresa Ayoade (Charter House)
Mrs. Teresa Ayoade is the co-founder and chief executive officer of Charter House Productions. The creative entrepreneur and her team have organized eighteen successful Miss Malaika editions. This year's event has been dubbed the emerald season and the search is ongoing to look for the next queen as contestants compete fiercely.
4. Akua Amoakowaa - Miss Golden Stool
2011 winner of Ghana's Most Beautiful pageant, Akua Amoakowaa in her quest to impact the young girls in her region has also come up with an educative pageant titled Miss Golden Stool.
The pageant is geared toward promoting the rich culture and traditions of the Ashanti Region of Ghana.
5. Miss Supranational Ghana- Afia Kennedy
National Director for Miss Supranational Ghana, Veronica Add Nti is a beauty queen. She competed in Miss Supranational International in 2021 and won the talent contest for Ghana.
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The reigning queen, Gifty Boakye competed in the international pageant placed twenty-fourth in Africa and won the influencer contest.
6. Princess Dede Tetteh - Miss Excellence Grand Ghana
Ghana's Most Beautiful 2021 contestant, Princess Dede Tetteh and the founder and creative director of Miss Excellence Grand Ghana. A pageant that seeks to define cultural heritage.
Baci GMB- Miss Africa Calabar
Abigail Baciara Bentie, the 2014 winner of TV3's Ghana's Most Beautiful pageant, is now to be known as Mrs Gyasi the country director for Miss Africa Calabar.
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Kojo Jones' wife Raychel, one of Ghana's young millionaires, dominated social media with her wedding attire.
The stunning woman has created the ideal silhouette designs for the traditional wedding, laying the groundwork for future brides.
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