Miss Ghana 2017 Ambassador, Afua Asieduwaa Akrofi, who was also the 1st runner-up at the Miss Ghana 2015 pageant – is Ghana’s representative to the 2017 edition of Miss World pageant.
The 20 year old Ghanaian beauty queen will battle it out with 117 other queens from countries across the world, all gunning to be the 67th Miss World, taking over from Stephanie Del Valle of Puerto Rico.
Afua Asieduwaa Akrofi was chosen to represent Ghana at Miss World 2017 by Inna Mariam Patty, the national director of Miss Ghana pageant as the 2017 edition of the national pageant will be held in early October leaving no time to prepare the new winner for the Miss World pageant.
Margaret Derry Mwintuur, Miss Ghana 2017 to Miss World 2018, will be sent to Miss World 2018. Akrofi was the 1st runner-up at the Miss Ghana 2015 pageant
This year, Miss World will have a new format, giving greater emphasis on social media and interactivity. This new format is called the ‘Head-to-Head Challenge’, which will select 20 out of the Top 40 contestants.
Here is how to vote for Ghana and Miss Afua Akrofi;
- Visit the website missworld.com and check out the contestants
- Sign up at the top right corner of the website
- Login with your details attained via signing up
- Browse to the Contestants section and search for Ghana
- Vote for Ghana/Afua A. Akrofi.
Miss World 2017 will be held on 18 November 2017 at the Sanya City Arena in Sanya, China.
Source: Ameyaw Debrah