Akpene Diata Hoggar who represented Brong-Ahafo Region of Ghana, won the 2018 edition of the Miss Universe Ghana pageant held at The Omanye Hall of the Labadi Beach Hotel on Saturday night September 15, 2018. She won the coveted crown over nine other contestants who represented various regions of Ghana. She will now represent Ghana at Miss Universe 2018 competition to be held in December in Bangkok, Thailand.
Akpene Diata Hoggar, who is a model, blogger, and an entrepreneur, studied Management Information System at Ashesi University. She is also Creative Consultant, a co-founder of Peer Relief and she aspires to become a global change agent.
At the same event, Vanessa Tekor Akuetteh and Silvia Commodore were declared as runner-ups.