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Naa Ashorkor Mensah-Doku

Nisirine Ashorkor Mensah-Doku is a Ghanaian Broadcast Journalist and Actor. She is a specialised compère, Tv producer, and content creator. Naa Ashorkor has also become an ardent advocate for sustainable development goals on girls education and promoting the well-being of new mothers. In 2008, Naa Ashorkor began broadcasting career as a youth and entertainment host and has now branched mainly into advancing the development of women and children.  Ranked as one of the 100 most influential women in Ghana, Naa Ashorkor has recently joined the Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative – Jack Ma Foundation &  flagship philanthropic entrepreneur program for African Entrepreneurs, as a mentor.  She has lent her voice and personality to the national behavioural change campaign in the fight against Covid-19 and the antiterrorism initiative the “See something, say something” campaign run by the Government of Ghana. 

In 2021, Naa Ashorkor started her Flagship TV show “We Got This Africa”, a platform curated for African women to share and learn from the struggles and experiences peculiar to the African woman. She co-authored, produced, and hosted Tales from the Powder Room during her time at GHone TV.  This was a show targeted at women between the ages of 18 to 35 and sought to find solutions to very critical issues which confronted women in that age bracket. Following her LLB degree, Naa Ashorkor hosted “Just The Law” series, a legal aid show to educate the public on matters of the law along with erudite legal brains from Ghana. 

In 2009, Naa Ashorkor won the best actress award for her stellar role in Sparrow Production’s ‘The Perfect Picture’ (2009) at the Africa Movie Academy Awards. She is also known for Starring in the sequel “The Perfect Picture ten years later” and other award-winning movies including Scorned, Aloe Vera, A Letter From Adam & Checkmate. Naa Ashorkor has an MA in Public relations, a BA in Communication studies and an LLB from the University of Ghana.