Akuapem Poloo (Rosemond Brown) Full Biography
Born Rosemond Alade Brown, Akuapem Poloo is a Ghanaian-Togolese actress, singer, model, brand ambassador, video vixen, social media personality, and entrepreneur.
She loves to court controversy for herself and is best known for making controversial comments about her colleagues in the entertainment industry.
Poloo hit the limelight after she made some remarks about Ghanaian actress, Moesha Boduong, in a controversial interview.
She has ridden on the back of controversies to become the popular person she is today in Ghana.
Akuapem Poloo Age & Date of Birth
Rosemond Alade Brown was born on Thursday, June 1st, 1989.
Akuapem Poloo is currently 31 years old and will be 32 come June this year, 2021.
Meaning & origin of the ‘Akuapem Poloo’ nickname
At age 9, Rosemond Brown was already a hawker selling “Poloo” — a popular Ghanaian snack which is hard and crispy — on the streets of Maamfe in Aburi in the Eastern Region of Ghana.
As a result of her selling of “Poloo”, Rosemond Brown used to be called “Poloo” by her buyers and close friends. And because she is half “Akuapem”, she decided to use both “Akuapem Poloo” as her brand name.
Akuapem Poloo Childhood, Early Life, Parents, Family, Hometown, Hardships
Rosemond Alade Brown — who is half Ghanaian and half Togolese — was born to a Ghanaian mother, Maa Lydia Amponsah aka Lady Stone and a Togolese father in Suhum in the Eastern Region of Ghana.
Akuapem Poloo — who happens to be the only child of her mother — was raised by her palm wine tapper grandfather.
According to the mother of Akuapem Poloo, Maa Lydia Amponsah aka Lady Stone, her daughter was born a star:
“I always support her in everything she does whether good or bad am with her. I sometimes advise her not to go too hard on the internet. Akuapem Poloo twer.king on the internet is her choice and she needs to be happy in life,” she said.
Growing up as a kid, Poloo went through a lot of hardships by way of going to the farm with her palm wine tapper grandfather before she could make ends meet .
By the time she was 9 years old, Akuapem Poloo had already started selling Iced water, bread, and a Ghanaian snack popularly known as “Poloo” on the streets of Maamfe in Aburi in the Eastern Region of Ghana.
Akuapem Poloo SHS Education
Rosemond Alade Brown started her basic education at the Suhum Roman Catholic School. She continued to Ofori Payin school and later to Adonten Senior High School which is also located at Suhum.
She went on to study Public Relations in a media school in Accra after moving to the capital.
Akuapem Poloo Marriage, Relationship: husband, boyfriend, sugar daddy, son
Rosemond Brown revealed in an interview she had her first sugar daddy at age 16 whilst she was in senior high school.
According to the controversial actress, it was her sugar daddy who sponsored her education but never had sex him until she was 18 years old.
Poloo later parted ways with her sugar daddy because she wasn’t ready to become a second wife.
At age 24, Akuapem Poloo gave birth to her son, Mudasir Muhammed Yakubu, after she broke up with her first sugar daddy.
In recent times, there have been rumours that Akuapem Poloo has been dating Nigerian Somadina Adinma who is the ex-boyfriend of Nigerian actress, Regina Daniel.
Akuapem Poloo in trouble for posting naked photo with son, sentenced to 90 days imprisonment
Akuapem Poloo had a brush with the law after she shared a naked photo of herself squatting in front of her son to celebrate his 7th birthday on June 30th, 2020.
Poloo claimed that she took that photo because she was naked when she gave birth to her son.
She was later invited by the Ghana Police (DOVVSU unit) after Child Rights International (CRI) — a non-profit organization in Ghana — petitioned the Director-General CID of the Ghana Police Service to investigate the photo in question.
The Child Rights International (CRI) at the time contended that what Akuapem Poloo did was a violation of the Welfare Principle of the Children’ ACT and abuse of the child’s right to privacy and dignity.
After months of her trial in court, Akuapem Poloo was on Friday, April 16th, 2021, sentenced to 90 days imprisonment by an Accra Circuit Court presided over by Judge Ms Christina Cann.
Akuapem Poloo Movie Career
The movies Akuapem Poloo as an actress has played various roles in include: Agya Koo Azonto, Side Chic Gang, Phone shop, Salah, Odo Lastic, Efiewura (series), Obra, among others.
Akuapem Poloo Meets Cardi B in Ghana
Poloo’s dream of meeting her mentor and role model came to pass when Grammy award-winning American superstar, Cardi B arrived in Ghana for a performance on December 8th, 2019.
Out of the many so-called Ghanaian ‘celebrities’ including the likes of Wendy Shay, Afia Schwarzenegger, Lydia Forson, and Efia Odo who lined up to wine and dine with Cardi B at the Kempiski Hotel in a MEET and GREET session, it was Akuapem Poloo who had the opportunity to meet, interact, and show the US rapper her twer.king skills.
Cardi B visited Ghana as part activities marking the Year of Return in 2019.
Akuapem Poloo Foundation, Donation
Aside from the bad image and unnecessary controversies she courts for herself — of which she claims brings her money — Rosemond Brown has a good heart, and her good side to show.
She has set up the Akuapem Poloo Foundation that gives to the aged, sick, and the needy from time to time.
Akuapem Poloo Awards & Nominations
- 2020 — Best Actress in Comedy — @Fruitos Emerging Movie Awards (FEMA) — Winner!
- 2020 — Best Favourite Social Media Influence of the Year — @Ghana Students Awards — Winner!
- 2018 — Most Promising Actress Award — @Ghana Nigeria Showbiz Award — Winner!
Akuapem Poloo Instagram
@akuapem_poloo or https://www.instagram.com/akuapem_poloo/
Source: George Awiadem Maclean | BieGyaNation.Com