Ameyaw Debrah
Ameyaw Debrah. Photo Credit: Sage Photography/Instagram

Ameyaw Kissi Debrah, known professionally as Ameyaw Debrah, is a Ghanaian celebrity blogger, freelance journalist, and reporter. Ameyaw Debrah was born on 21 July 1981 in Accra, Ghana. He completed his secondary education at Adisadel College in Cape Coast. He also holds a degree in B.A publishing studies from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST).

After school, Ameyaw concluded his National Service programme at Ovation International Magazine in Accra where he was introduced to world of entertainment, arts and culture. While at Ovation, he reported on entertainment and celebrity happenings in Ghana for the publication’s international audience.

His Career Advancement

Ameyaw Debrah celebrating his 40th birthday
Ameyaw Debrah celebrating his 40th birthday. Photo Credit: Asephua & Vine Imagery/Instagram

Ameyaw Debrah started his online writing by contributing to several US-based pan-African portals. He joined Orijin-ent.com in August 2007 and in October 2007 started contributing to Jamati.com.  In November 2007, he joined the Voices of Africa, a project based in the Netherlands, where he submitted, videos, photos and news from Ghana for www.africanews.com. He also started contributing to ModernGhana.com as a columnist.

Ameyaw Debrah with other bloggers
Ameyaw Debrah with other bloggers. Photo Credit: Brave Creatives/Instagram

Ameyaw Debrah’s work caught the attention of many and in August 2008 he joined Ghanaweb as a content editor. In June 2009 he launched his highly popular and syndicated blog, www.ameyawdebrah.com. In 2012, he left Ghanaweb to focus solely on his blog. The blog has now become a leader in providing entertainment and lifestyle news not only in Ghana but also across Africa.

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Ameyaw Debrah has also been a contributor on several pan-African platforms including StarGist on Africa Magic, www.dstv.com, and Glitz Africa Magazine.

Managing other online projects

Ameyaw Debrah joined Ringier Ghana as project manager in December 2014 were he helped launch pulse.com.gh. In August 2015, he joined Genesis Technology as Country Manager to launch YEN.com.gh.

Ameyaw Debrah & Tasha Smith.
Ameyaw Debrah & Tasha Smith. Photo Credit: Ameyaw Debrah/Instagram
Ameyaw Debrah & Rocky Dawuni.
Ameyaw Debrah & Rocky Dawuni. Photo Credit: Ameyaw Debrah/Instagram

Through his work, Debrah has interviewed and met many international personalities such Kofi Annan, Rev Jesse Jackson, Lloyd, John Legend, Damon Dash, Ade Bantu, Trey Songz, Amber Rose, Ludacris, Coptic, Wyclef, Mario, Eve, Sean Paul, Jimmy Jean-Louis, David Clowney,  Santonio Holmes and many others.

His Recognitions

Ameyaw Debrah & Dentaa Amoateng
Ameyaw Debrah & Dentaa Amoateng. Photo Credit: Brave Creatives/Instagram

His contributions has earned him several awards including:

Ghana Blogging and Social Media Awards,  Best Showbiz and Entertainment Blog -2013

City People Entertainment Awards,  Best Blogger or online reporter (Ghana) -2013

Waves International, Young Professional of the year – 2013

Ghana Blogging and Social Media Awards,  Best Instagram Account -2014

Ghana Blogging and Social Media Awards- Best blogger, 2015

Pan African Humanitarian Awards- Social Media Personality of the Year Award- 2015

Jigwe Awards, Blogger of the Year – 2016

Ghana Blogging and Social Media Awards, Best Instagram Account – 2016

Ghana Blogging and Social Media Awards- Best blogger, 2016

TANOE Ghana StartUp Awards – Media Setup of the Year for Ameyaw Debrah Media, 2016

High School Excellence Awards – Legend of the Year – 2016

Ghana start-up Awards – Media Start-up of the year – 2016

Falcon Awards – Best Blogger – 2017

Falcon Awards – Best Blogger – 2016

African Pride Awards – Outstanding Media & PR – 2016

Ghana Entertainment Awards USA – Best Entertainment Blogger, 2017

Ghana Entertainment Awards USA – Best Entertainment Blogger, 2018

Africa Entertainment Awards USA – Best Entertainment Blogger, 2019

Ghana National Communications Awards – Best Blogger, 2019

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Ameyaw Debrah
Ameyaw Debrah. Photo Credit: Ameyaw Debrah/Instagram

Ameyaw TV

In 2018, He launched Ameyaw TV, a web portal for various web video formats. After holding auditions for several talented and young aspiring TV presenters, Ameyaw TV rolled out production of three formats currently streaming on tv.ameyawdebrah.com.

Ameyaw Debrah Net Worth

Ameyaw Debrah
Ameyaw Debrah. Photo Credit: Ameyaw Debrah/Instagram

Ameyaw Debrah’s net worth is estimated to be between $1 Million – $5 Million dollars. He primarily earns income through celebrity blogging, freelance journalism, and reporting careers.