In this edition of Celebrity Fact and Life, our attention is focused on the throwback photos of your favourite Ghanaian female celebrities; juxtaposing them with their current photos.
This will tell you an untold story of the hustle most of these celebrities you admire had to go through in their quest to make it to the top.
These before and after photos of your favourite Ghana female celebrities also sort to serve as a motivation to their fans, painting a real picture of self-determination, persistence and desire to see oneself rise from the doldrums of nothingness to the very top.
Whenever you see these celebrities, understand that they have come very far and their journey is one that speaks a lot about sacrifice, dedication and commitment.
Now, let’s get into it.
1, Nana Ama McBrown
Born Felicity Ama Agyemang, Nana Ama McBrown, is a Ghanaian actress, TV presenter and music writer. She rose to prominence for her role in the television series Tentacles.
Born Deloris Frimpong Manso, Delay”, is Ghanaian television and radio show host, producer, public speaker, entrepreneur, and Women’s Advocate in Ghana
3, Jackie Appiah
Jackie Appiah is a Canadian-born Ghanaian actress.
She has received several awards and nominations for her work as an actress, including Best Actress in a Leading Role at the Africa Movie Academy Awards in 2010 and Best Actress in a Supporting Role at the Africa Movie Academy Awards in 2007.
4, Nana Aba Anamoah
Nana Aba Anamoah is a Ghanaian media personality.
Until her departure from TV3, she was a news anchor and host of popular shows such as The Divas Show. She is the General Manager of GHOne TV and Starr 103.5 FM at the moment. Nana Aba is a member of Ghana’s Women’s Premier League committee.
5, Yvonne Nelson
Yvonne Nelson is a Ghanaian actress, model, film producer and entrepreneur. She has starred in several movies, including House of Gold, Any Other Monday, In April, and Swings.
6, Afia Schwarzeneggar
Born Valentina Nana Agyeiwaa, Afia Schwarzeneggar is a Ghanaian media personality. She was the host of Okay FM’s morning show Yewo Krom and UTV Ghana’s Kokooko show. Afia Schwarzenegger is a controversial personality who has a penchant for fighting fellow celebrities.
However, Afia Schwar is a trained cabin crew who has worked and gained experience as an Air Hostess.
7, Nadia Buari
Nadia Buari is an award-winning Ghanaian actress. She received two nominations for Best Actress in a Leading Role at the Africa Movie Academy Awards in 2009.
Buari was born in Sekondi-Takoradi, Ghana, to a Lebanese father and a Ghanaian mother. She attended Mfantsiman Girls’ Secondary School. and then studied performing arts at the University of Ghana, graduating with a BFA degree.
8, Martha Ankomah
Martha Ankomah is an award-winning Ghanaian film actress and entrepreneur.
Ankomah was born in Accra, Ghana, as the first-born of her single mother, Ankomah recalled encountering several challenges during her childhood. She is an alumna of Adabraka Presbyterian Junior High School, Labone Senior High School and Jayee University College.
9, Diana Hamilton
Diana Antwi Hamilton is a Ghanaian gospel musician with several awards to her name. She won the 2021 Most Streamed Female Act of the Year Award at the 3Music Women’s Brunch.
In March 2021, she was among the Top 30 Most Influential Women in Music by the 3Music Awards Women’s Brunch.
10, Emelia Brobbey
Emelia Brobbey is a Ghanaian actress, television presenter and musician. She won the Best Indigenous Actress of the Year and was nominated for Best Supporting Actress of the Year at the City People Entertainment Awards in 2016.
She won Best Ghallywood Actress and Best Philanthropist at the 3G Awards in New York in 2018.