Meet Angelina Akua Nana Oduro
Akwaaba means Welcome in Ghana and Angelina Nana Akua Oduro , Akwaaba photo taken in 1999 when she was a teenager has broken all records in the Ghanaian modeling industry.
Angelina Akua Nana Oduro, became a household name over two decades ago, featuring on calendars, posters, hotels, and in the homes of some prominent Ghanaians including presidents.
At a point within the over 20-year period, her image was used as the front page of some exercise books which further imprinted her image in the minds of some school kids.
The former model is arguably the country’s all-time most popular model by virtue of how widespread her iconic photo has been used and continues to feature on most platforms.
After over two decades of posing for the camera, with the least expectation of becoming a celebrated national figure, Angelina Oduro earned her spot during major national event with the least effort.
Her image had done the work years ago making her the face that welcomes people including some of the world’s most important people into the country during national events.
Angelina sat for an interview and revealed that she first took the photo in 1993 when she was still very young and had no expectation that her image would become a national asset.
So much of an asset, her photo continues to be used and has crossed borders.
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