Family

The Yankahs

Kojo Yankah comes from a family of nine children, four sisters ( all deceased) and five brothers (surviving). He is the eldest, followed by Kofi, Kwesi, George and Charles.

 

Kojo is married and has seven biological children. His wife, Nana Nyarkoa has a son, Stefan,25 and daughter, Natasha,18.

 

Nana Nyarkoa Yankah, Nkosoohemaa of Agona Abodom, is a past student of Holy Child School, Cape Coast, and graduate of University of Cape Coast.

 

Atta Panyin Yankah, 47, graduate of Holguin University, Cuba, is a chemical engineer. He lives in the Bahamas.

 

Atta Kakra Yankah, 47, graduate of Holguin University in Cuba, is an electrical engineer; he lives in Omaha, Nebraska, USA. Kakra is married with three children.

 

Kwesi Yankah, 40, past student of Adisadel College, Cape Coast, and graduate of University of Maryland, USA, is Vice President (Finance) African University College of Communications, AUCC. He is married with two children.

 

Dr Abena Yankah, MD, past student of Wesley Girls High School, Cape Coast, practices Medicine in Boston, and is married to Dr Amos Adelowo. They have one child.

 

Nana Ama Yankah, past student of Wesley Girls High School, Cape Coast, and graduate of Savannah State University, with MBA from Emory College, manufactures cosmetics and body cream under her label ‘Naya’.

 

Esi Yankah, alumnus of Wesley Girls High School, graduate of Savannah State University, with Master’s from Emerson College, Boston, produces her own show ‘Esi Yankah Show’ on GHOne TV.

 

Maame Nyarkoa Yankah, product of Achimota School, Accra, and Eastern University, Pennsylvania, is a Development Economist, aiming to enter Law School.