Miss elite legon was organized by ML EVENTS GHANA in collaboration with university of Ghana SRC woman’s commission, Rakus Production and Carmudi.com.gh., the media partners Starrfm, 30minitz,Eventguide magazine and Fashiongh. This beauty pageant was focused, not only on beauty but the use of intelligence of the contestant to positively represent her hall, thereby making it an inter-hall competition.The Adai Kesie hall of the La-palm Royal Beach Hotel, where event was held was filled to capacity with family, friends and loved ones of various contestants there to cheer them onto victory.
It was a fun packed night starting with an introductory catwalk and choreography with all 14 contestants. They also showcased their talents in rap, singing, dancing, acting, drawing and poetry. There were musical performances by artistes like K-Gee of TV3 mentor fame and Luther. The girls who made it to the top 5 delivered speeches on gender equality and women empowerment. They also answered questions from the judges to test their intelligence, after which the 3 winners were selected and crowned.
Naa Ashorkor (starrfm presenter), Naa Oyoe Quartey, (Miss Malaika 2013) Belinda Baidoo(model), Mora Nana Esi Anakwa and Miss Debora Abormagah were the judges for the night.5 of the 14 contestants were awarded for their performance on the night including Miss Discipline (violet), Miss Catwalk (Josephine)], Miss Talent (Loretta), Miss Eloquent (Olivia) and Miss Congeniality. For Miss Congeniality, the girls were made to vote for anyone they felt deserved it, but themselves and 10 of them voted for Juliet.
After the best 5 performances were announced, the top 5 contestants of the competition independent of the best 5 performances were selected, bringing the journey to an end for the remaining 9 ladies. The top 5 delivered a speech on gender equality and women empowerment and answered one question each from the judges.
Then it was goodbye for Bianca and Juliet as the judges selected Sandra, Emma and Afua as the top three. In the final moments of the truth, Emma was crowned the second runner up and Sandra, the first runner up. Leaving Afua as the winner of the maiden edition of Miss Elite legon.
Emma takes away a tablet, six months pulse fitness, souvenirs from sponsors as carmudi.com.gh gives the winners free ride to their favorite hangouts and a one year scholarship as the first runner up. Finally, Afua takes away an all-expense paid trip to South Africa for the summer holiday, one year pulse fitness, cash and souvenirs from sponsorship as a winner of Miss Elite legon.