Biography

Raymond Tuvi

Raymond Tuvi was educated at the Morning Star School, Accra, St. Augustine's College, Cape Coast and the University of Ghana, Legon. During his high school days, Raymond won several episodes of the popular national radio quiz programme "What-Do-You-Know?" and the television equivalent, "Best Brain", winning the 1985 KLM Royal Dutch Airline-sponsored competition as the youngest-ever champion in the history of the competition, with a trip to Britain as his prize.

After graduation from Legon, Raymond taught at the Achimota Secondary School. After Achimota, he founded Youth Agenda, an NGO that has carried out a number development programmes in the KorleWokon area of Accra-Central.

Tuvi has written for the BBC, worked as Media Consultant for UNICEF Ghana and regularly contributes feature articles to the Daily Graphic. His publications include Ananse Goes to Britain, Uncle Spider’s First Law, and The Prisoner of Korle Won-Ko.

In July 2017, Tuvi was honoured by the University of Ghana Basic School as Special Guest of Honour at its graduation where his book, Uncle Spider’s First Law, was performed as a play by the graduating kindergarten class.