Joel Savage is a freelance writer, who enjoys the challenges of creativity and
adventure. Growing up in an environment he sees the experiences of hard living and
suffering, deepens his understanding and knowledge to start writing. His work is
considered to be pure genre of creative nonfiction of human touch, with appeal to a
broad general audience.
He was born in the central region of Ghana, Cape Coast, on January 19, 1957 and
studied at Ebenezer Secondary School and Accra High School. He later studied at
Ghana Institute of Journalism. As a freelance writer, Joel wrote feature articles for
the Daily Graphic, the Ghanaian Times, and the Weekly Spectator in Accra for a
He became a naturalized citizen of Sierra Leone in 1985 and of Belgium in 2008.
Accredited card holding member of the Flemish Journalists Association, Joel lives
in Antwerp, Belgium, with his wife and three children, where he writes for Diplomatic
Aspects Newspaper and AfricanBusiness.com.
Interests: writing features and participating in forums
Published writer: Yes