The event opened with epic performances from songstress Adina Thembi and King Promise.
The event wast at the Omanye Hall at the Labadi Beach Hotel.
The finale culminated weeks of competition in search not only for beauty but intelligence and confidence. Therefore, Akpene Diata Hoggar emerged as winner for the 2018 Miss Universe Ghana pageant. Vanessa Naa Tekor Akuetteh and Sylvia Naa Commodore were first and 2nd runner-ups respectively.
About the finale of Miss Universe Ghana 2018
The judges for the night were Shawn Guy, Shirley Frimpong Manso, Emmanuel Kojo Mensah Jones, former Miss Universe beauty Queen Manuela Osk and Yvonne Nelson.
Meanwhile, the top five winners will do a six-month internship programme with the Multimedia Group. This is to learn first-hand the operations of the company, as well as the elements of good media practice.
In addition to the above incentives, the winner received a brand new car, one-year contract with the Lab Modeling Agency in Milan, Italy; one-year contract as the Face of ‘So aesthetic’, one-year supply of GTP (Woodin) Fabrics, makeup products for one year, GH¢10,000 worth of Shoes from Shoe Zone and one- year hair services and spa treatments by First Choice Beauty Salon.
Also, the winner gets the ticket to represent Ghana at this year’s international pageant to be held in Bangkok, Thailand in December.
Besides the training programmes With Yali, the first and second runners-up will each receive six months supply of GTP (Woodin) fabrics plus ‘So Aesthetics’ makeup products.