Nana Yaa Brefo Biography and net worth

Nana Yaa Brefo is a Ghanaian broadcast journalist and television presenter. She gained popularity as a news anchor and presenter on Adom TV, a Ghanaian television station owned by Multimedia Group Limited. Nana Yaa Brefo hosted the morning show called “Badwam” on Adom TV, where she discussed current affairs, interviewed guests, and presented news stories.

Nana Yaa Brefo was known for her bold and straightforward interviewing style. She often asked tough questions and sought to hold guests accountable for their statements. Her interviewing skills made her a popular figure in Ghanaian media.

However, as of my knowledge cutoff in September 2021, Nana Yaa Brefo had left Adom TV. It’s worth noting that information may have changed since then, so I recommend checking the latest news sources for the most up-to-date information on her current activities.

Profile Summary of Nana Yaa Brefo

Real name: Deborah Nana Yaa Brefo
Date of Birth: December 31, 1977
Age: 45 years old
Birthplace: Sekondi-Takoradi, Western Region
Hometown: Sekondi-Takoradi, Western Region
Tribe: Fante
Facebook: Nana Yaa Brefo
Instagram: @nanayaabrefo

Who Is Nana Yaa Brefo

Nana Yaa Brefo is a Ghanaian television/radio personality and entrepreneur. She owns Nana’s Pizza & Food, Nana’s Delivery, and Nana’s Chop Bar in Accra. She currently works with Angel Broadcasting Network (ABN). Nana Yaa is a co-host of Anopa Bofuo, a morning show and host of Ghana Apaawa on Angel FM 102.9 and Angel TV.

Early life & Family Background

Nana Yaa was born in Sekondi-Takoradi, Western Region on December 31, 1977. She grew up in Takoradi and then came to Accra. She is 45 years old and the last born of five children. She has four siblings, two sisters, and two brothers. Yaa is a Fante and a native of Sekondi-Takoradi.

Educational Background

She completed her Junior high school education at Ridge International School, Sekondi-Takoradi, and proceeded to Fijai Senior High School. She finished high school at Fijai, and from there, she enrolled at the Ghana Institute of Journalism. She completed GIJ in 2002.


She is married to Joseph Nii Otto Larkai, a Ghanaian based in the United States, and this is her third marriage.


She has a son called Nana Kofi from her first marriage.

Nana Yaa Brefo Son
Nana Yaa Brefo Son

Media Career

She began her career with the Statesman and then TV3. She has also worked with PEACE FM, owned by Despite Media Group, and Asempa FM. From there, Yaa Brefo joined Adom FM/Adom TV, and she hosted programs like Bedwam on Multimedia media Ghana’s Adom TV and other programs and events. She willingly resigned in 2020 and joined ABN.

Nana Yaa Brefo currently works with Angel Broadcasting Network (ABN). She is a co-host of Anopa Bofuo, a morning show and host of Ghana Apaawa on Angel FM 102.9 and Angel TV. She sometimes works as a reporter.


• Most Popular Television host of the Year – Television Ghana Awards 2014.
• Female TV Presenter of the Year – GN Bank Awards 2015.


In July 2018, Yaa was honored by Riches Theological University with a Doctorate in Journalism and Humanity.


• Nana’s Pizza & Foods
• Nana’s Delivery
• Nana’s Chop Bar

Net worth

She has an estimated net worth of $400,000.

FAQs about Nana Yaa Brefo

• where is Nana Yaa Brefo working now?
She works with Angel Broadcasting Network (ABN), owners of Angel TV & radio.

• Is Nana Yaa Brefo married?
Yes, she is married.

Source: Zea.NG | Ghana | Biography

Leave a Comment