Who is AFUA Asantewaa? Afua Asantewaa O Aduonum is an accomplished Ghanaian entrepreneur and pageant organizer making waves in West Africa. She is the founder of several major pageants and reality shows that provide platforms for women, teens, and children to showcase their talents.
Despite her busy schedule as a wife and mother of three, Aduonum has an incredible drive and work ethic. She is known for dedicating months of planning and execution to bring her ideas to life.
Aduonum first made a name for herself by attempting the Ghana’s Most Beautiful pageant twice and becoming a finalist both times. This early success was a springboard for bigger ventures to come.
She founded and directs the Ghana Outstanding Women Awards, which honors influential women leaders in Ghana. She also started the Africa Outstanding Women Awards to recognize accomplished women across the continent.
In the world of pageantry, Aduonum founded Miss Kidi Ghana and Miss Kidi Africa – the only consistent children’s pageants in West Africa. She also created the Miss Teen Africa and Pose for Africa reality shows. Under her leadership, these events have transformed modeling and pageantry in Ghana.
Behind the scenes, Aduonum personally coaches and mentors talents to help prepare them for success. Her incredible drive, creativity and organizational skills have allowed her to excel as an entrepreneur while also raising her family. Afua Asantewaa O Aduonum is a name to watch as she continues making an impact across Ghana and beyond.