Akua Asabea Ayisi

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Akua Asabea Ayisi
Sex anaa genderfemale Edit
Country wey e be citizenGhana Edit
Given nameAkua Edit
Family nameAyisi Edit
Date of birth3 April 1927 Edit
Place dem born amMampong Edit
Date of death21 April 2010 Edit
RelativeTetteh Quarshie Edit
Languages dem dey speak, wrep anaa signEnglish Edit
Occupationjournalist, judge, women's rights activist Edit
EmployerAccra Evening News Edit
Educate forUniversity of Cambridge Edit

Akua Asabea Ayisi (dem born am 3 April 1927 – she die 21 April 2010) na she be feminist, former High Court Judge den de first female Ghanaian journalist.[1][2] During de rise of de Ghanaian independence movement, Akua Asabea Ayisi train as journalist plus Mabel Dove-Danquah den Kwame Nkrumah, wey later cam turn de country's first prime minister den president.

Ayisi ein position as editor of de women's column, wey na edey focus for women dema issues top, for Accra Evening News newspaper dem consider as radical action for dat tym.[3]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Alhassan, Kandey (5 January 2017). "22 Amazing Females Who Hold The Title Of 'The First Ghanaian Woman'". Ghanaguardian.com. Retrieved 2 November 2017.
  2. Tuntum Nahana, Akosua (9 February 2019). "Ghana's first female journalist Akua Asabea Ayisi". modernghana.com. Retrieved 23 March 2019.
  3. Kwarteng, Francis (17 October 2015). "Mabel Dove-Danquah: A Trailblazing Author, Feminist, Politician, Activist & Journalist". Modern Ghana. Retrieved 25 November 2017.