Tech in Ghana Conference Accra
speaker profile
Kokui Selormey Hanson
Kokui Selormey Hanson

Kokui currently hosts and co-produces the morning show, Head Start on Kwesé TV and, until recently, also hosted two other programs on the same network: the award-winning nightly ‘sportainment’ talk show Home Run and the weekly sports fan review show Final Whistle. Kokui also served as an advisor for Neonatal Network Support System (NNSS) In September 2014. She has a long-standing relationship with the renowned Dutch fabric brand Vlisco. As an influencer for the brand in Ghana, Kokui has been involved in several of their programs aimed at highlighting the achievements of women in Ghanaian society and empowering the next generation of female leaders.

Since 2017, Kokui has collaborated with SKY Girls Ghana as a parent ambassador. In January 2018, Kokui launched her eponymous, e-commerce fashion brand which caters to full-figured women. KOKUI clothing is committed to utilising locally manufactured fabrics, buttons, beads and brass details to support indigenous artisans and the local manufacturing industry. The versatile performer and media personality received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Music and Theatre from Spelman College in Atlanta, Georgia and a Masters degree in Music from the New England Conservatory in Boston, Massachusetts. Kokui has a passion for arts-in-education and has taught vocal music to students of varying ages, levels and musical backgrounds.

A true entertainer at heart, Kokui currently splits her time between television and radio presenting, performing, event hosting and building her brand as a multitalented African artist and entrepreneur. She enjoys pursuing a lifestyle of holistic happiness and spending time with her family.

Current position: Broadcaster and Entrepreneur, KOKUI clothing