Jessica Koney is a fashion blogger based in Accra, Ghana. She tells the story of her journey in blogging and the opportunities for the African youth to grow and develop
Jessica Konney, a young enterprising Ghanaian fashion blogger. With over 4 years’ experience in blogging, Naa Adjeley (as she is widely known) has managed to carve a niche for herself as one of the most sought after fashion bloggers.
Her blog, www.trendsnblendsgh.com puts African fashion on the world map, from promoting look books of fashion brands, interviewing designers, models and other fashion entrepreneurs to covering some of the biggest fashion events around the continent. Naa Adjeley has managed to sustain interest in her blog by interviewing the crème de la crème in the African fashion industry as well as producing inspirational and very engaging articles. Her profiling of fashion entrepreneurs are insightful with a great control of the English language and flair to play around with words.
She is a graduate of the Ghana Institute of Journalism where she studied Communications Studios and also holds a Bachelor of Arts in Social Work and Sociology from the University of Ghana.
This talk was given at a TEDx event using the TED conference format but independently organized by a local community. Learn more at http://ted.com/tedx