Anita Erskine

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Anita Erskine-Amaizo[1] (born c. 1978)[2] is a Ghanaian entrepreneur, TV and radio presenter.[3] She is host to The One Show; a Talk show on Viasat 1. She is also host to +233 Discovery; TV show featuring celebrities and inspirational stories.[4]

Early life[edit]

Anita was born in Jerusalem to former Ghanaian soldier and politician, Lieutenant General Emmanuel Erskine and Mrs. Rose Erskine and raised in Ghana.[2][5]


Anita holds Bachelor of Arts degree in Cultural Studies from Trent University.[2]


Anita's first appearance on Ghanaian TV scene was in 2006, hosting TV3's Mentor.[6] Anita was a presenter on DSTV Studio 53 where she hosted TV shows; Making of a Mogul, Pamper Your Mum and Cooking With.[3][6][7][8] In Ghana, she was once a Corporate Communications Director of Tigo owned by Millicom.[9][10]


Radio and TV Personality (RTP) Radio Female Presenter of the Year(2017)[11]


  1. ^ "Anita Erskine to host Viasat 1′s 'The One Show'". Retrieved 9 January 2016. 
  2. ^ a b c "I won't be carried away! • Anita Erskine discusses career prospects & her move to Starr FM". The Spectator. 25 April 2015. Retrieved 9 January 2016. 
  3. ^ a b Duah, Kofi (7 September 2015). "I will be richest woman in five years - Anita Erskine". Retrieved 9 January 2016. 
  4. ^ "Anita Erskine crowned 'TV Hostess of the Year'". Ghana News Agency. 19 August 2015. Retrieved 9 January 2016. 
  5. ^ Darfah Frimpong, Enoch (18 March 2013). "Lebanese President Sleiman honours two retired military officers". Retrieved 9 January 2016. 
  6. ^ a b Darfah Frimpong, Enoch (15 August 2013). "Anita Erskine: If only she could make time for acting". Retrieved 9 January 2016. 
  7. ^ "Anita: the hardest working girl on TV". 2 November 2012. Retrieved 9 January 2016. 
  8. ^ "Efya, Anita Erskine For Movie". 7 May 2012. Retrieved 9 January 2016. 
  9. ^ "ACCRA :Tigo moves to help humanity". Ghana News Agency. Archived from the original on 25 January 2016. Retrieved 9 January 2016. 
  10. ^ "Tigo: We released confidential info to police". myjoyonline. 15 August 2009. Retrieved 9 January 2016. 
  11. ^ Arthur, Portia. "RTP Awards 2017: Nana Aba Anamoah, Afia Schwarzenegger win + full list of winners". Retrieved 2017-11-01. 

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