Miss Mnena Akpera from Benue state emerged winner of the second edition of Face of Fashion Africa beauty pageant and Africa Icon Awards, held on Sunday 24th, April, 2016 at Sheraton Hotels and Towers, Abuja, Nigeria.
Queen Mnena emerged Miss Teenager in Benue state, in 2012, however, during her reign between 2012 and 2013, she did her pet project in promoting girl child education. Through her pet project, hundreds of benue pupils and students received learning materials such as school notebooks, textbooks, mathematical sets, and many more. In 2014, her majesty, Queen Mnena was crowned as Miss Biology Student Association (Miss BIOSSA), Benue State University.
Her majesty Queen Mnena Patience Akpera, she is the first daughter from the family of five. She was born in Benue state and brought up in Benue state, a native of Konshisha local government.
Her majesty, Queen Mnena Patience Akpera – a paragon of beauty, is a TV and Radio personality. She entertains her fans with her radio program (Relationship Corner) in Benue State University and she is working on a program to be launched soon in Radio Benue. She also working on her fashion TV show, having a glance of fashion and music.
Her vision is to give 1000 youths and 500 aged women clothes made with beautiful ankara fabrics, from top and local fashion designers.
Miss Mnena loves reading, cooking, talking, writing and also a good, melodious singer.