On Friday 31st of March, Miss Catherine Adjei-Wiafe, a level 200 Home Economics student was adjudged winner of the 2017 Miss UEW pageantry after facing stiff opposition from other contestants on the night amidst spectacular performances.
The event which came off at the Jophus Anamoah Mensah auditorium witnessed high patronage. As at 7:45 pm on the whole auditorium was filled to the capacity with students. Close to seven hundred more could be seen outside the auditorium standing just to catch a glimpse of the show. Our source can confirm that aside congregations, this show had held more than two hundred lecturers glued to their seats throughout the night.
Miss Kathy took home a cash price of one thousand cedis, a package worth three hundred cedis from Shop on wheel and an ambassadorial contract.
The judges on the night were Lorreta Gyasi Efua, central regional rep of GMB 2016, Desmond-King George of Yolo fame, Aku Dzifa, one of the organizers among others.
Patrons on the night expressed their heartfelt appreciation to Honourable Asenath Owusuwaa Yaa, the current local
NUGS WOMEN’S COMMISSIONER for bringing back the pageantry which was last organised purportedly in 2010.
Robert Atsu Okor