Let us look at a few facts about the beauty queen Maku, Shai-Osudoku’s representative of Naa Gadangme (Season 2)


Patricia Maku Okanta widely known as Maku was born to Mr. Paul Kweku Okanta (Driver) and Madam Theresa Maku Agblorm (Trader) all of Osuwem-Gbese(Shai-Osudoku District), on Tuesday the 12th of August, 1999. She is 22. She is the last born of all four female children of her parents.

Maku with her parents
Maku’s Parents


Beautiful Maku had her Primary and Junior High school education at her hometown-Osuwem, at Osuwem R/C Primary School, and Osuwem D/A Junior High School respectively. She continued to Osudoku Senior High Technical School (Osutech)Asutsuare, to study General Arts, where she successfully graduated in the year 2019.

Osudoku Senior High Technical School-Osutech

Before Naa GaDangme:

Maku Okanta, after senior high school did not sit idle, she got herself busy by venturing into Indomie business at Osuwem. she further went on to acquire the skills of make-up. She did this for some time before successfully going through auditions to represent Shai-Osudoku in the ongoing Naa GaDangme beauty pageant aired on TV Africa.

Maku before Naa Gadangme

Why she is participating in Naa GaDangme:

Maku believes that all hopes are not lost for teenagers who unfortunately find themselves as mothers, so she has planned to embark on a project to help send teenage mothers back to school if she wins this year’s Naa Gadangme.

Maku on stage

Sending teenage mothers back to school will be the project I will undertake if I become the next Naa GaDangme, and I can only do this if my people and lovers vote for me’- Maku told Mr.Smartt of Clean FM.

MAKU (Osu no bi)

Why you should vote for her:

From what we have witnessed so far, it is clear that Maku knows so much about her people, talking about the norms, beliefs, language, place of origin among others. And she is representing them so well. Maku is a force to reckon with when it comes to eloquence. She is very fluent and has self-confidence, and above all, she is so beautiful.

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Maku with Osuwem Queen mother

Naa GaDangme is a beauty pageant organized to empower young and energetic GaDangme ladies in Ga and Dangme communities (Nungua, Prampram, La, Osudoku, Krobo, Kpone, Teshie, Ga Mashie, Ada, Osu, and Tema) in Ghana to help promote, portray and project to the whole world the rich GaDangme Culture, most especially their language, history, customs, and traditions.

it was put together by Event powerhouse, Agidor Events, and Tv Africa. This is the second season of the program, it has 11 contestants and it is aired on TV AFRICA every Saturday at 8 pm.

Naa Gadangme season 2 contestants

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