Yaw Dabo is a popular Ghanaian actor and comedian. He was born on May 30, 1998, in Agona Swedru in the Central Region of Ghana. He started his career as a comedian on the streets of Kumasi in Ghana before venturing into acting.
Dabo is best known for his roles in Kumawood movies, which are movies made in the Akan language in Ghana’s Kumasi region. He has acted in numerous movies, including “Megye Wo Girl,” “Adoma,” and “Jungle Justice.”
Aside from acting, Dabo is also a philanthropist and runs a foundation that helps to support underprivileged children. He has won several awards for his contributions to the Ghanaian film industry, including the Most Promising Actor at the 2016 City People Entertainment Awards.
Biography Summary of Yaw Dabo
Full name: Samuel Nana Yaw Dabo
Nickname: Adwene Kesie
Date of Birth: July 6, 1998
Hometown: Adukrom, Eastern Region
Yaw Dabo Early life
Yaw Dabo was born at the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital in Accra on July 6, 1998. However, he was raised in Jumapo, Koforidua, in the Eastern Region. He left Jumapo for Kumasi when he was fifteen and had completed his junior high school education.
Dabo is a native of Adukrom, a town in the Eastern Region. His father is from Wadie adwumakase, Ashanti Region and his mother comes from Adukrom, Eastern Region.
Yaw Dabo Siblings
When it comes to the number of Children his mum and dad had, they are three, and Yaw is their firstborn. However, his mum gave birth to five kids with a different person in addition to him and his two siblings. So in all, he has seven siblings, and he is the 4th child of his mother.
Yaw Dabo and his father’s Story
According to Dabo, his father left him and his younger siblings with their mum when they were very young. He went to live in adwumakase while his mother took all the responsibility of raising them. Samuel states that his father decided to reconnect with his mom after seeing that he, Yaw Dabo, had become a star. The good news is they are all on good terms now.
Yaw Dabo Educational Background
Yaw completed Suhyen SDA Junior High School in Koforidua and didn’t continue his education.
Yaw Dabo Personal life
Dabo does not have a wife and has no child at the moment. But he has a girlfriend who is based in Holland. Her name is Albright, and she is a Ghanaian. They met at a program in Sunyani, became friends, and later started a relationship.
Pictures of Yaw Dabo Real Girlfriend
Yaw Dabo Career
Yaw Dabo was part of a drama club in School. After completing his Junior High School education, Yaw decided to go into acting. So he left the Eastern Region at age fifteen to the Ashanti Region, where he could join the Kumawood industry and pursue his movie career. He went to live with a Kumawood actor named Yaw Marfo (Santo), who he friended when he and other stars came to the Eastern Region to shoot a series titled “Midterm Trouble.”
Dabo was living with Santo, and the two started selling Movie CDs. Later, he met Director Jones Agyemang, who decided he would help him become a movie star. Dabo’s first movie he featured was Akwentifuo, with stars like Kwadwo Nkansah lil win. He starred in different movies by Director Jones before working with other filmmakers in the Kumawood industry. He has starred in over thirty movies now and has received some awards.
Yaw Dabo Movies
– Amakye and Dede
– Menam na Metete
– Goliath Beko
– Dabo Billonaire
– Megye wo girl
– John and John
– Ebaa Na Eyor
– Teacher Kwadwo
– Dabo In Love
Yaw Dabo Awards
– Discovery Award – Ghana Movie Awards 2016.
Yaw Dabo Cars and House
He drives a white Lexus LX 570 and owns a house in the Ashanti Region.
Yaw Dabo Football Academy
Dabo Soccer Academy was officially launched at Ahensan Park, Kumasi, on October 2, 2020. The Academy itself is located at Trede-Konkori, Kumasi, in the Ashanti Region, and belongs to the Ghanaian actor Yaw Dabo. He was once a footballer, and his great passion for football led to him establishing this football Academy.
Yaw Dabo Net Worth
He has an estimated net worth of $150,000.
FAQs about Yaw Dabo
• Who is Yaw Dabo wife?
The actor is not married yet.
• What Yaw Dabo age?
He is 24 years old as of 2023.
• How many cars does Yaw Dabo have?
He has only one car.