Zakiya Ahmed is the winner of Miss Malaika 2022, the Emerald Season.
After 13 weeks of friendly competitions, education, evictions, cheers, tears and joy, Zakiya Ahmed, has been crowned the winner of the Miss Malaika 2022 pageant held at the Grand Arena, Accra International Conference Centre.
Zakiya Ahmed, a 19-year-old Psychology student at the University of Ghana – Legon beat several others to win the ultimate crown.
Zakiya makes history as she becomes the first Queen in hijab in the history of the Miss Malaika pageant.
Dubbed ‘Homecoming’, the judges for the finale included the 2010 Miss Malaika winner, Ama Sarpong, 2013 Miss Malaika winner Naa Oyoe Quartey, renowned fashion designer and radio host, Kofi Okyere Darko, radio and television host, Berla Mundi and tourism curator, PaJohn Bentsifi Dadson.
Founded in 2002, Miss Malaika Ghana has become a prestigious beauty pageant in Ghana today. Organised by Charterhouse, the pageant has churned out a number of well-groomed ladies who are doing amazingly well in their various fields.