Jewell King is the 2016 SLAM Champion of the Ehalakasa SLAM. He started poetry in Junior Secondary School and managed to get two of his poems into the Junior Graphic.
Aside triumphing as the SLAM Champion, Jewell has graced a number of stages including Chaskele, a spoken word show based in Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology – KNUST.
Jewell feels that the world has problems and the only way to change it is through spoken word. He believes he is on a mission to spread the word about life and its truth through poetry.
He aspires to travel the world and continue performing till he can no more do so.