Nisirine Naa Ashorkor Mensah-Doku, born on 24 November 1988 and widely recognized as Naa Ashorkor, is a distinguished Ghanaian actress and media personality. Currently affiliated with Asaase Radio in Accra, she has gained prominence for her roles in movies such as “The Perfect Picture” and “Poisoned Bait.” Her contributions to the Ghanaian entertainment industry have been notable, with her winning the Best Actress award at the African Movie Academy awards in 2010.
||Nisirine Naa Ashorkor Mensah-Doku
||November 24, 1988 (age 35)
|| Best Actress award at the African Movie Academy award 2010
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- Naa Ashorkor was born on 24 November 1988.
- She is better known in the entertainment industry as Naa Ashorkor.
- Hailing from Ghana, she has made significant strides in both the acting and media sectors.
- Naa Ashorkor is renowned for her roles in movies such as “The Perfect Picture” (2009) and Iroko TV’s “Poisoned Bait.”
- She has worked alongside notable actors like Yvonne Okoro, Joselyn Dumas, and John Dumelo.
- Her filmography includes movies like “Adam The First,” “Aloevera,” “The Perfect Picture – Ten Years Later,” and “Poisoned Bait,” among others.
- Naa Ashorkor has been a prominent figure in the Ghanaian media landscape.
- She co-hosted the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards 2016 alongside Chris Attoh.
- For eight years, she was the host of the Miss Maliaka pageant.
- She began her media journey as a presenter with Starr 103.5 FM, hosting “The Zone.”
- Later, she joined the Multimedia Group from 2017 to 2020, where she presented shows like “Showbiz A-Z” and “Strong and Sassy.”
- In June 2020, she transitioned to Asaase Radio, hosting shows such as “Between Hours” and “Just Us.”
- Apart from her media and acting roles, Naa Ashorkor is an entrepreneur.
- She runs Jaarno, a digital food market, and April Communications, a company focused on theatre productions.
- Naa Ashorkor has represented several brands, including Unilever Ghana for their Lifebuoy Hand-Washing campaign.
- She advocates for autism awareness under the Verna Mineral Water brand.
- Additionally, she serves as the brand ambassador for Lydia Contraceptives under DKT International Ghana.
Awards and Nominations
- Naa Ashorkor received the Best Actress award at the African Movie Academy awards in 2010 for her role in “The Perfect Picture.”
- Naa Ashorkor tied the knot with Ahuma Cabutey Adodoadji in 2014.
- She welcomed her first son on 15 August 2017 and announced the birth of her second son on 1 July 2019.