Miss Africa Golden is an Pan African beauty pageant, founded in 2018 by the Government of Cross River State

The current Miss Africa is Pamela Aleper from Uganda, crowned on November 20, 2020 at the Bespoke Event Center in Lagos, Nigeria


Miss Africa Golden is an inclusive, global beauty pageant created in 2018 to empower young women of Africa Descent regardless of race.

The pageant also looks to promote originality, culture, and Tourism on the African continent.

The inaugural pageant was held on December 7, 2018 in Lagos, Nigeria. It saw Violet Ejiata representing Ethiopia emerged as the first winner of Miss Africa Golden out of other contestants from 20 African countries that battled for the crown.


The competition is open to young women aged 18 to 27 with a minimum height of 5 feet 7 inches.

They are evaluated according to several criteria :

– Swimsuit Parade

– Traditional Outfits Parade

– Evening Gown Parade

The runners-up were awarded with the titles :

– Miss Africa Golden Universe

– Miss Africa Golden International

– Miss Africa Golden Tourism

– Miss Africa Golden Ecowas



Year TitleholdersNameCountry
2018 Miss Africa Golden 2018Violet EJIATAEthiopia
2019 Miss Africa Golden 2019Amanda AKUNNEMorocco
2020 Miss Africa Golden 2020Pamela ALEPERUganda