Top 10 Richest Journalists in Ghana:- Journalism is the distribution and production of reports on current incidents around the world which are supported with shreds of evidence and proof. It includes print, radio, television, and the internet.
Top 10 Richest Journalists in Ghana
Ghana or the Republic of Ghana is an independent country in west Africa. It has a population of around 31 million people and is also the second-most populous country in West Africa. It is a country with a different number of linguistic and religious groups. Ghana has the highest GDP per capita income in West Africa and is also one of the fastest-growing economies in the world. According to reports, more than 40% of the worker’s labor in journalism earn less than the average income than the others in the other countries. So journalism in such a diverse country is not an easy job to do but here is the list of ten journalists who earned huge money from it.
No.1 Kwami Sefa Kayi
Kwami Sefa Kayi is a broadcast journalist and public speaker born on 20 June 1970 and is the current host of Peace FM’s popular morning show “Kokrokoo” He is also widely known as the chairman General of Ghanaian media. He completed his secondary school education at Okuapeman Secondary School and gained a master’s degree in Conflict, peace, and security. He was awarded the Personality of the Decade award from RTP. He is also the owner of the Kokrokoo foundation who works for the improvement of the mortality rate of children in Ghana.
No.2 Kweku Baako Jnr.
Kweku Baako Jnr is the editor in chief of the famous local newspaper New Crusading Guide and a journalist of Ghana. he is also the owner and founder of NewCrusading Guide. He hosts the weekly morning show which is a current affairs show of Peace FM. He was awarded the Journalist of the Year award by the Ghana Journalist Association in 1999 and he was also selected as the 39th most influential person in the Gnana country.
No.3 Nana Aba Anamoah
Nana Aba Anamoah is a news anchor, broadcaster, and media personality who is born on 19 June 1980 in Ghana. She started his career as an anchor from TV3 where she hosted and presented many popular shows like The Divas Show until she resigned from the TV3 due to unknown reasons. She is currently a member of the Women’s Premier League committee in Ghana and a supporter of Manchester United. She completed his studies at Harvard University and Ghana National College. She was awarded TV personality of the Year by RTP in 2017 and 2019 and TV News Anchor of the Year in 2004,2008, 2012, and 2017.
No.4 Captain Smart
Captain Smart is a Ghanian TV personality and one of the famous host and radio personalities in Ghana. He is regarded as one of the most talented and respected TV hosts in Ghana. He started to gain popularity and fame after starting hosting the famous morning show Dwaso Nsem. He worked in the popular radio station of Ghan which includes Fox FM, OTEC FM, Kesewaa radio and he also worked in the renowned media company Kumasi.
No.5 Robert Nii Arday Clegg
Robert Nii Arday Clegg is popular and one of the richest television journalists, radio jockeys, and lawyers who started his career in Starr 103.5 FM as a Morning Show host and from where he started to gain popularity. He completed his education at the University of Ghana and Harvard University. He was awarded as the Radio Morning Show Host of the Year 2016 by Starrfm. He is married to Miss Ghana finalist Mabel.
No.6 Gifty Anti
Gifty Anti is a host of the famous Ghanian program Standpoint which helps in solving the issue of women in Ghana. She is a journalist and television personality born on 23 January 1970 and graduate from the Ghana Institute of Journalism. She started his career as a Floor Manager at GTV. She was awarded as Moms Exemplary Resilience Feminist Award in 2019. She also wrote a book named ” A Bit of Me” which was published in 2019.
No.7 Kwabena Yeboah
Kwabena Yeboah is an expert sports journalist and commentator popularly known for hosting sports talk shows and live commentary on GTV. He was born on 21 February 1994 and was also the vice president of the Sports Writers Association of Ghana. In 2015 he was elected as the president of SWAG which continued for the next consecutive five years.
NO.8 Nathan Kwabena Adisi
Nathan Kwabena Adisi widely known as Bola Ray is a Ghanian TV personality and CEO of the media conglomerate, EIB Network, and CEO of Empire Entertaintainment. He calculated the education from Business School and Central University. He was awarded as Exclusive Men of the Africa Award and Personality of the Decade award for 2010-2020.
No.9 Gina Blay (Top 10 Richest Journalists in Ghana)
Gina Blay is a renowned journalist and diplomat from Ghana and presently Ghana’s ambassador to Germany. She was born on 29 October 1956. She completed his graduation and post-graduation degree in Journalism and Mass Communication from the University of Ghana. She also worked as the editor in chief for the Daily Guide until he was appointed Ambassador of Ghana.
No.10 Anas Aremeyaw Anas
Anas Aremeyaw Anas popularly known as Anas is a Ghanian investigative journalist. He worked for the improvement of human rights and anti-corruption in Ghana. He completed his graduation and masters from the Ghana Institute of Journalism and Unversity of Ghana. He was awarded the Best Journalist award in 2015 and was also named as the leading global thinker’s award by a magazine named Foreign Policy in 2015.