Kwaku was born and raised in Accra, Ghana and recently completed a Bachelor's Degree in Political Science and French at Yale University. He is currently pursuing an M. Phil. in International Relations at the University of Cambridge and plans to pursue a career in law after that. He previously interned at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Ghana and the Institute for Policy Studies in DC, advocating for a change in U.S. foreign policy to Africa. His interests include peace and security, development and foreign policy particularly in Sub-Saharan Africa.