Irrespective of the fact that Ghana is home to over 100 ethnic groups and diverse tribes, it can be said for a fact that it’s one of the few countries in Africa that have found unity in diversity.
Ghanaians love their heroes and celebrities with no regards to their ethnic background. In fact, hardly will you see someone being treated differently or special because of which tribe the person belongs to. All are loved and appreciated based on your personal achievements and personality.
Because of the unique love and diverse appreciation for Ghanaian celebrities, it’s next to impossible to determine which tribe each celebrity belongs to.
Ghpage.com has received several comments asking which tribe one celebrity or the other belongs to. In fact, we receive several searches each day in that direction, hence this article to lay to rest the curiosity of our readers.
Joselyn Dumas [Ga]
Joselyn Dumas is a television actress and host in Ghana. In 2014, she featured in “A Northern Affair”. She is a Ga from the Greater Accra Region.
Kafui Danku [Ewe]
Actress cum movie producer, Kafui Danku has gradually grown to capture the heart of many Ghanaians with her superb acting skills. She has acted in movies such as “Heal My Heart” and “Any Other Monday” She personally produced “Letter to my Mother”. Kafui Danku is an Ewe.
Naa Ashorkor Mensah-Doku [Ga]
The latest celebrity mum, Naa Ashorkor Mensah-Doku is an actress and a TV/radio broadcaster in Ghana. She became popular in 2009, after featuring in “The Perfect Picture”. Naa Ashorkor is a Ga
Nikki Samonas [Ga]
Nikki is a model and a popular actress in Ghana. She actually became popular when she was featured alongside Nigerian bad boy Jim Iyke in” My First Wife”. Nikki Samonas is a Ga.
Jackie Appiah [Asante]
Jackie Appiah is one of the most popular and humble actresses in Ghana. The beautiful dark skin actress according to most people is the best actress in Ghana. Well, she is the richest actress in Ghana and has bagged numerous awards. Jackie Appiah is an Asante from the Ashanti Region of Ghana.
Juliet Ibrahim [Dagomba]
Juliet Ibrahim the beautiful Ghanaian actress who recently declared her relationship with Nigerian rapper Iceberg Slim is of Lebanese and Ghanaian parentage. Her Dad is a Ghanaian while the mother is a Lebanese. The father is Dagomba from the Northern Region of Ghana.
Helen Asante [Asante]
Helen Asante is famous Ghanaian actress She received the Most Promising Actress award at the City People Entertainment Awards in 2013. She’s also popular for her great acting in the Ghanaian TV show ‘Adam’s Apples’.She is an Asante from the Ashanti Region.
Leonora Okine [Ga]
The “Tinsel”, “Different Shades of Blue”, and “Between the Sheets” actress Leonora Okine is one of the fastest-rising actresses in Ghana now. Miss Okine is a Ga from the Greater Accra Region.
Nana Ama Mcbrown [Asante]
The Empress, Nana Ama Mcbrown is the most versatile actress in Kumawood. She is also the favorite in the industry. She is hailed as one of the veterans that ushered Kumawood into the mainstream movie industry.Born, Felicity Ama Agyemang, Nana Ama belongs to the Asante from the Ashanti Region of Ghana
Jasmine Baroudi [Ga]
Jasmine Baroudi got into mainstream movie acting when she was introduced and featured in “Between the Sheets ” TV series Dickson Dzapatsu the popular movie producer. Well, Jasmine, the beautiful actress is also a Ga.
Yvonne Nelson [Fante]
The beautiful sensational Ghanaaia Actress Yvonne Nelson is counted among the best actresses on the Continent. Yvonne Nelson is an actress, a movie Producer and an entrepreneur. She has been featured in countless Nollywood and Ghallywood movies and has bagged several awards. She is a Fante from the Central Region of Ghana.
Veeda Darko [Asante]
Vida Darko aka Veeda Darko is a Ghanaian singer, fashion designer, and actress. She has featured in movies such as “Crossing Path”, “Hidden Romance”, “American Nurse”, and “Capital Blues”. She is also an Asante
Beverly Afaglo [Ewe]
The “Total Exchange”, “Girl’s Connection”, “The King’s Bride”, “Playboy”, “Crime to Christ” actress Beverly Afaglo is regarded as one of the talented actresses in Ghana. She is also a TV presenter. Well, Beverly is an Ewe from the Volta Region
Soraya Mensah [Asante]
The ‘Diary of Imoge Brown’, actress, Soraya Mensah is of Lebanese and Ghanaian parentage. her father is a Ghanaian and her mother is a Lebanese. She is an Asante
Nadia Sidiku-Buari [Dagomba]
Nadia Buari is one of the most popular actresses in Ghana if not Africa. The beautiful actress is also one of the richest. Nadia Buari is a Dagomba from the Northern Region of Ghana.
Yvonne Chinyere Okereke Okoro [Asante]
Ghallywood and Nollywood actress Yvonne Okoro is of Ghanaian and Nigerian descent. The “Pool Party” and “Single Six” actress is one of the most popular actresses on the continent. She is an Asante.
Martha Ankomah [Bono]
Martha Ankomah is a very famous Ghanaian actress, who has featured in several movies and has gained awards for playing explicit roles. She is Bono from Brong-Ahafo Region.
Lydia Forson [Fante]
Sensational Ghanaian actress Lydia Forson is counted among the most beautiful actresses in Ghana. The “Hotel St. James”, “Run Baby Run” and “Different Shades of Blue” is also a gender advocate and is mostly applauded and hated at the time for her tough stance on gender and political issues. Lydia is a
Christabel Ekeh [Ewe]
Christabel Eke, the Ghanaian actress who recently went stark nakked on Instagram is one of the popular actresses in Ghana presently. Christabel is an Ewe from the Volta Region of Ghana.
Ebi Bright [Ga]
Ebi Bright, the actress in the “The Game” is a Ga from the Greater Accra Region. Ebi Bright is not just an actress but also a politician who stood for the Parliamentary Seat of Tema Central Constituency on the ticket of National Democratic Congress (NDC). Unfortunately for her, she lost.
Luckie Emefa Lawson [Ewe]
Luckie Emefa Lawson is a popular Ghanaian actress and a film producer. She has acted in such movies as “College Girls”, “Efia”, “Friends”, “Familiar Stranger”. Luckie Lawson is an Ewe from the Volta Region of Ghana.
Ama Konadu Abebrese [Asante]
The beautiful Ghanaian actress, Ama K Abeberese is also a movie producer and TV presenter. She is highly regarded in the movie industry. She has equally won several awards. Ama is an Asante from the Ashanti Region
Zynell Lydia Zuh [Ewe]
With over 30 movies to her credit, Zynell Zuh is one of the popular actresses in Ghana. Zynell started acting in 2004 right from High school. She is an Ewe from the Volta Region.
Salma Mumin [Hausa]
The ‘Seduction’, ‘No Apology’, ‘Passion and Soul’, ‘College Girls’, ‘Leave My Wife’ and ‘The Will’ actress Salma Mumin is one of the talented actresses in the Ghallywood movie industry. Salma is a Hausa.
Benedicta Gafah [Asante]
Kumawood bad girl, Benedicta Gafah is counted among the most beautiful actresses in Ghana presently. She joined full-time acting in 2010. Miss Gafah is an Asante from Aputuogya in Ashanti Region.
Is there any popular actress we missed? Tell Ghpage.com in the comment section and we will gladly update the list.