In a recent poll conducted by Reputation Poll International, the Inspector-General of Police (IGP) in Ghana, Dr George Akuffo Dampare, has emerged as one of the 100 most reputable leaders in Africa for the year 2024.

This prestigious recognition is bestowed upon individuals who have demonstrated significant contributions to their respective fields, fostering a strong and positive reputation.

Reputation Poll International (RPI), a prominent reputation management and public relations consultancy firm, officially announced its annual publication, the “100 Most Reputable Africans,” highlighting the achievements of individuals who have made substantial impacts in various sectors.

Dr Dampare shares the spotlight with other distinguished Ghanaians, including the Chairman of the Church of Pentecost, Apostle Eric Nyamekye, Cardinal Peter Turkson, ICGC General Overseer Dr. Mensa Otabil, Fred Swaniker, Roberta Annan, Dr Sangu Delle, Eric Yirenkyi Danquah, Hon Sophia Karen Edem Ackuaku, and HRM Drolor Bosso Adamtey.

The diverse list encompasses leaders from different fields such as politics, business, entertainment, and human rights advocacy. Notable figures in the business category include Nigeria’s Femi Otedola, Sudanese-British billionaire businessman Mo Ibrahim, and Zimbabwe’s Kenneth Sharpe. The list also features Mahmood Mamdani, Chancellor at Kampala International University, Tanzanian biodiversity leader Elizabeth Maruma Mrema (Deputy Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Programme), and Liberia’s Former President Her Excellency Ellen Johnson Sirleaf.

Apart from recognizing achievements, the list also acknowledges individuals for their contributions to social impact and social entrepreneurship. Notable mentions in the entertainment category are Beninese singer and songwriter Angelique Kidjo and Zimbabwean-American actress Danai Jekesai.

The comprehensive list reflects the resilience and tenacity of the African continent, showcasing individuals who are actively working towards positive change and making a lasting impact on society. Beyond the accomplishments, the “100 Most Reputable Africans” serves as a source of inspiration for the entire African community, underscoring the abundance of talent and accomplishment that is contributing to global progress. This recognition is not just a celebration of individual achievements but a collective testament to the potential and excellence inherent in Africa.

Source: Pulse Ghana