Akyem Apedwa was abuzz with excitement and anticipation as the Apedwa Youth Club (AYC) in collaboration with Apciti Gate hosted the much-awaited Miss OhumFest 2023. The event, which took place on the 15th of July, 2023, was a part of the annual Ohum Festival celebrations, and it did not disappoint. Among the nine talented participants who graced the stage, it was the radiant and charismatic Grace Amponsah who emerged as the well-deserved winner.

The competition was fierce as the contestants showcased their unique talents and charisma. Each participant brought her A-game, making it a challenging task for the esteemed panel of judges to decide on the final winner, as well as the 1st Runner-Up and 2nd Runner-Up.

The stage was set, and the atmosphere was electrifying as Joana Esi Cornelius, Mercy Serwaa, Grace Amponsah, Esther Boadi, Rosemary Frimpong, Gifty Boadu Agyei, Loretta, Naomi Semaa, and Christabel Lomotey showcased their diverse talents, poise, and intelligence. From eloquent speeches to captivating performances, the contestants left the audience in awe and admiration.

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After a series of meticulous assessments and deliberations, the moment everyone had been waiting for arrived. Grace Amponsah’s name was called out, and the audience erupted in cheers and applause as she was crowned Miss OhumFest 2023. Dressed in an elegant gown that complemented her natural beauty, Grace gracefully accepted the honor, her smile radiating warmth and gratitude.

Miss Grace Amponsah’s triumph is a testament to her dedication, hard work, and passion for her craft. Throughout the competition, she demonstrated not only her exceptional talent but also her commitment to making a positive impact in her community and beyond. It was evident that she had invested time and effort in refining her skills and showcasing her inner beauty as well.

Beyond the glitz and glamour, the Miss OhumFest 2023 pageant also served a larger purpose. It provided a platform for young women to showcase their talents, foster their self-confidence, and become role models for others in their community. The pageant celebrated diversity, empowering participants to embrace their uniqueness and celebrate their individuality.

As the winner, Miss Grace Amponsah now assumes the role of an ambassador for her community and the Ohum Festival. This title comes with responsibilities, and Grace is expected to use her platform to advocate for causes close to her heart, engage in charitable initiatives, and inspire others to follow their dreams.

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The first runner-up, Esther Boadi, and the second runner-up, Joana Esi Cornelius, also deserve commendation for their outstanding performances and contributions to the pageant. Their dedication and sportsmanship exemplified the spirit of the Miss OhumFest 2023 competition.

The success of Miss OhumFest 2023 would not have been possible without the diligent efforts of the organizers, sponsors ( Apciti Gate, De-Ray Man Bitters, Bel Ice and Honico) , volunteers, and the support of the Akyem Apedwa community. Their commitment to empowering young women and promoting cultural heritage deserves admiration and recognition.

Miss Grace Amponsah’s victory at Miss OhumFest 2023 will be remembered as a moment of pride and celebration for her, her community, and all those who supported her journey. Her win serves as an inspiration for aspiring young women, encouraging them to pursue their dreams relentlessly and embrace their true selves.

As the spotlight shines on Miss Grace Amponsah, we eagerly anticipate the positive impact she will make during her reign and beyond. Her journey has just begun, and we are confident that she will continue to shine brightly as an ambassador of grace, beauty, and substance.

Congratulations to Miss Grace Amponsah, the radiant queen of Miss OhumFest 2023!