Hamamat Montia — Celebrities Who Give Back

African Celebs
2 min readApr 29, 2020


Today’s WCW is Hamamat Montia is a Ghanaian melanin beauty queen, a model and entrepreneur who hails from Bolgatanga in the Northern part of Ghana.

She is purely a brand influencer of African products. The model has promoted the African culture in diverse ways of which has projected Africa especially Ghana, across the globe.

She is a natural queen and her style of promoting and staying true to the African culture as well as the locally made products in the Ghanaian society and Africa as a whole has earned her the respect as a truly African queen.

Photo credit: Hamamat Montia

She’s one of the people who inspires the world when we talk about being natural and appreciating our root.

Growing up, she had the exciting memories which comes with living with the extended family where there’s a sense of belonging, in the Northern region of Ghana before relocating to the capital of Ghana, Accra.

She continued with her basic education in Accra then her secondary education at the Wesley Girls’ senior high in Cape Coast, Central Region of Ghana.

As passionate about the African heritage, she decided to showcase the African values through a beauty pageant to the world.

Therefore, following her secondary education, she auditioned for the third edition of Miss Malaika Ghana, a Ghanaian beauty pageant reality show, passed the audition process and won the pageant in 2006.

The following year she was selected as the Model of Africa Universe. That was her breakthrough into the limelight. She gained exposure in Ghana, Africa and the world at large.

Her exposure gave her platforms she could educate people about being true to their tradition and making the best out of their natural resources.

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Originally published at https://africancelebs.com on April 29, 2020.



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