Bernard Koku Avle also known as Bernardino Koku Avle is an award-winning Ghanaian media personality, broadcast journalist, public speaker. He is the current host of Citi FM’s morning show The Citi Breakfast Show and the former host of the Ghana Report on Viasat 1 TV. He also moderates and facilitates local and international conferences occasionally.
He is a broadcast journalist and he is also the Director of News at Citi FM, one of Ghana’s most influential radio stations. He is also a member of the governing council of the Global Marketing Network in Ghana. As a founding director of iJourno Africa, he trains and creates opportunities for participants to practice citizen journalism and equip them with tools to cover local issues.
In 2016 Bernard campaigned against illegal small-scale mining also known as Galamsey which has been destroying the Ghana’s water bodies helping it become a national election issue. The Ghana Chamber of Mines gave his show an excellence award for the work he did for Galamsey.
He holds a Bachelors of Arts in Economics from the University of Ghana, Legon. He further went to the Warwick Business School in the UK as a Chevening Scholar to obtain his MBA in Marketing.