Yaa Jackson Biography and net worth

By | October 17, 2022

Who is Yaa Jackson?

Yaa Jackson is a Ghanaian actress, singer, and entrepreneur. She is the CEO of Y Jackson Cosmetics and the daughter of Ace Ghanaian movie producer and Director Mr. Jackson Kwaku Bentum.


Short Profile of Yaa Jackson

Full name: Maame Yaa Konadu Jackson Bentum
Age: 23 years old
Date of Birth: October 18, 2000
Hometown: Asante Akim Agogo, Ashanti Region.
Profession: Actress, singer, and an entrepreneur
Instagram: @yaajackson4



Early life

Yaa was born in Oforikrom, Ashanti Region. She was born on October 18, 2000, to Mrs. Lydia Bentum, a prophetess, and Mr. Jackson K. Bentum.

The actress comes from Asante Akim Agogo, in the Ashanti Region of Ghana. She is the second child and only daughter of Mr. Jackson Bentum and Mrs. Lydia Bentum. However, apart from her two known siblings, Reagan and Kwaku Nyame Jackson, She has two step-senior brothers.


Yaa Jackson Family

Yaa Jackson Family


She started her education at Salem Educational Complex and finished her junior high at Solid Rock Educational Complex, Kumasi. She proceeded to Presbyterian Girls Senior High School for her high school and completed the school in 2019.

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Yaa’s boyfriend, now her baby daddy, is called Manuel. The two started dating in 2021. However, they have known each other since 2016.

Yaa Jackson Husband


She has a son with her boyfriend, Manuel.


Yaa Jackson starred in her first movie ‘Okukuseku’ when she was two years old. It was her father, Mr. Jackson, who decided to feature her in the film, and she was the little girl Afrakuma, who was seen crying in one of the scenes of “Okukuseku” while her mother and others were busy splitting rocks into stones. Her next movie after “Okukuseku” was “Me Wue Akye” at the age of twelve. The movie was also produced by her father, and since then, Yaa has been featured in many movies produced and directed by her dad and other filmmakers.


  • Slain
  • Fakye
  • Asaase Yaa
  • Asuoden
  • Menam Na Metete
  • Wo Nsene Obour
  • Queenta
  • Se Eno Tease A
  • Mahu M’atanfo
  • Medo Ba

In 2017, she decided to add music to her movie career, so she released her first track, and from that time till date, she has more than eight released songs.


  • Baby Mama
  • Mekondo
  • ehwe papa ft. Fameye
  • Tear rubber
  • ehye mu
  • Omo Beka
  • ginger
  • Ghana Kasa
  • Slay queens
  • Makoma ft. Bisa Kdei


  • Best Juvenile Actor – KAFF Akoben Movie Awards 2011.
  • Best Juvenile Personality – KAM Awards 2012.

Old pictures

Yaa Jackson old pictures

Yaa Jackson Biography and net worth

Net worth

She has an estimated net worth of $60,000.

FAQs about Konadu Jackson

• How old is Yaa Jackson now?
She is 23 years old now.

• When did Yaa Jackson complete SHS?
She completed SHS in 2019.

• Has Yaa Jackson given birth?
She attended Presbyterian Girls Senior High School.

• Is Yaa Jackson married?
No, she is not married.