Benedicta Gafah Full Biography
Benedicta Gafah is a seasoned Ghanaian movie actress, philanthropist, model, television host, and film producer.
Benedicta is best known for popular Ghanaian movies like ‘Azonto Ghost‘, ‘April Fool’, ‘Agya Koo Azonto‘, ‘Mirror Girls‘, among others.
She is a hybrid of Ghallywood (English) and Kumawood (Akan language [Twi] ) movies.
Gafah currently serves as one of the hosts of “Girlz Kasa” on Onua TV — a subsidiary of Media General which also owns TV3 in Ghana.
The “Girlz Kasa” show airs this and every Saturday from 5:30pm to 6:30pm GMT on Onua TV.
Benedicta Gafah Real Age & Date Of Birth
Benedicta Gafah was born on Friday, September 1st, 1992.
The ‘Azonto Ghost’ actress is 27 years old as at this year, 2020, and will be celebrating her 28th birthday in the coming days.
Benedicta Gafah Early life, Background Life Story
Benedicta Gafah was born to the Badu family, Madam and Mr. Kwaku Badu, in the Asokore district of Ashanti Region.
Miss Benedicta’s real mother sadly passed on some years ago.
The actress-cum-model who is known to have spent a chunk of her life in the Ashanti Region hails from Aputuogya, Asokore in the Ashanti Region of Ghana.
The Friday-born actress is affectionately called Afia by her family and close friends within the neighborhood where she grew up.
The grandma of Benedicta — who she has always been very proud of — has been very supportive of her and her other siblings.
Benedicta Gafah Education: SHS & University
Benedicta Gafa — who got some ‘hot deliverance’ some few years ago from Bishop Obinim on live television — attended Presbyterian Girls Senior High School.
She is also a product of African University College of Communication, where she studied Strategic Communication.
Benedicta Gafah Husband, Wedding, Marriage issues
Yours Truly BieGyaNation.Com can state categorically that actress Benedicta Gafah is still legally married to her 45-year-old husband b.eater, Mr Charles Asomadu Gyembibi who is also legally married with two kids in the United States of America.
The two — Benedicta Gafah and Mr Charles Asomadu Gyembibi — officially got married after they signed and sealed their marriage agreement (papers) at the Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly (KMA) Marriage court some 4 years ago (from 2014 to 2015), and lived as husband and wife but their marriage only lasted for less than 3 months.
After Benedicta discovered that her 45-year-old Kumasi-based business tycoon husband was already married with two kids in the US, she wanted a divorce but her husband, who was never ready to see the actress divorce him, rather b.eat her to pulp.
Her husband after the sad incident travelled outside Ghana some 4 years ago and only recently returned to face the full rigours of the law of Ghana.
For full details on the recent court case and everything between Benedicta Gafah and her husband:
Is Benedicta Gafah a ‘husband snatcher’?
Ever since news of Benedicta Gafah having gotten married to an already married man with two kids got out there, she has always been tagged as a ‘husband snatcher’ by the various media houses.
The actress has, however, on countless occasions denied such allegations and also said that, she never knew her husband was already married to another woman with two kids in the United States of America.
And ever since social media maverick, Afia Schwarzenegger posted a photo of Benedicta Gafah’s beat-up face on social media, she has known no peace and has been trying very hard to wean herself off the ‘husband snatcher’ tag but has yet to be successful.
Benedicta Gafah Foundation
The beautiful Ghanaian actress, Benedicta Gafah lives her life as a philanthropist and has the BENEDICTA GAFAH NEEDY FOUNDATION to her name.
The main objective of her foundation is to help the needy and the aged living in societies.
Benedicta Gafah once adopted a four-month-old baby boy during her visit to the King Jesus Orphanage Home in Kumasi. She named the baby boy, Penile.
She later donated some items to the orphanage after the adoption.
Benedicta Gafah Movie Career
Benedicta Gafah began her acting career sometime in 2000 and has since remained one of the hottest actresses in the Ghana Movie Industry.
The beautiful actress who speaks both English and ‘Twi’ is also a film/movie producer.
Her own production which is a TV series titled “Everyday People” would soon hit the screens.
Benedicta Gafah Movies (Filmography)
- Mirror Girl
- Odo Asa
- April Fool
- Devils Voice
- Azonto Ghost
- Kweku Saman
- Agyanka Ba
- Ewiase Ahenie
- I Know My Right
- Agya Koo Azonto
Benedicta Gafah Awards & Nominations
2013 — Discovery Of The Year @KAM Awards — Winner!
2015 — Best Actress of the year @Kumawood Movie Awards — Winner!
2015 — Most Promising Actress @City People Entertainment Awards — Nominated
Benedicta Gafah Instagram, Facebook & Twitter accounts
You can always reach out Benedicta through the following social media handles:
Benedicta Gafah Instagram
Benedicta Gafah Facebook
Benedicta Gafah Twitter
Source: George Awiadem Maclean | BieGyaNation.Com