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Naa Ashorkor Mensah-Doku

Naa is an award-winning Ghanaian actress and a media personality who currently works at Asaase Radio, a radio station based in Accra. She is famous for her starring role in the movie, “The Perfect Picture” (2009), by Director Shirley Frimpong-Manso and Iroko TV’s Poisoned Bait – a movie directed by Leila Djansi.

in 2010, she was crowned the Best Actress at the African Movie Academy awards for her role in “The Perfect Picture” (2009). Naa Ashorkor has also starred alongside Ghanaian legends Yvonne OkoroJoselyn Dumas and John Dumelo.

She is a business woman who runs two ventures: Jaarno, a digital foodstuffs market and April Communications, which is into theatre productions. She was a presenter with the Multimedia Group from 2017 till 2020 where she hosted the programmes Showbiz A-Z and Strong and Sassy. She moved to Asaase Radio at the end of June 2020 and hosts the shows Between Hours and Just Us. In March 2021, she was the host for the 3Music Awards

Ashorkor is a brand ambassador for Unilever Ghana, leading their campaign for Lifebuoy Hand-Washing soap, Verna Mineral Water, advocating under the Verna Mineral Water Autism Awareness Ambassador and also DKT International Ghana which she serves as the Lydia Contraceptives Brand Ambassador.

Naa Ashorkor has been involved in several popular television commercials notably for Tigo Ghana’s Drop That Yam and Yensor Nkoaa commercials.