NationalityAmerican Ghanaian Other namesYayra Nego
CitizenshipAmerica and Ghana NameErica Nego
Born1984 (age 30–31)Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA Known forMiss Universe 2011
Miss Universe Ghana 2011
Miss USA 2009 Top 15
Miss Minnesota USA 2009
Yayra E Nego wins Miss Universe Ghana 2011
Erica Yayra Nego (born c. 1984 in Minneapolis, Minnesota) is an American-Ghanaian beauty queen, model and businesswoman, elected Miss Universe Ghana in 2011 and Miss Minnesota USA in 2009. Erica is also the co-founder of Style & Grace a Minneapolis-based etiquette academy.