(Rose Borkai Bortey) grew up with dancing as an integral part
of her life - she has been dancing since the age of eleven
when she found herself abandoning her studies and encouraging
the students at her school to dance, sing and create music
in the playground! Her passion for dance and zest for life
make her an exceptional and energetic performer. She exudes
a warmth and enthusiasm that make her a favourite with audiences.
is also a talented percussionist and
back-up vocalist and has performed with several cultural groups
in Ghana before joining WALA in 2004. These include
The Kusun Ensemble, Adiza, and Agyenpa (she
and Ago were both members of this group from 1999-2001).