Anas Aremeyaw Anas, Bola Ray, Becca, Peace Hyde, John Dumelo, Others makes 2015 Most Influential Young Ghanaian list

In what could be described as the most patronized and well-structured impact measure competition among young achievers in Ghana, World Renowned Investigative Journalist and CEO of Tiger Eye PI, Anas Aremeyaw Anas has being voted Number 1 among 50 Young Influential Ghanaians in the public poll which drew remarkable participation from Ghanaians across the world.

Notable among Anas’s works in 2015 was the expose of gigantic corruption that has existed in the Judicial System of Ghana. That singled documentary film shook the whole continent and drew the attention of international organisations and media to Ghana and has also caused the dismissal of several judicial workers. The secretly filmed documentary also made it as the most successful film premier in Ghana which was shown amidst several court suits for 3 days.

Bola Ray (CEO, EIB Network), Dede Ayew (Footballer, Black Star) and Francis Xavier Sosu (Managing Partner, F-X Law and Associates) followed respectively paving way for the first and most influential young female, Farida Bedwei the Co-founder and CTO of Logiciel Ltd who runs a FinTech and serves on the National Communication Authority board though suffering from Cerebral Palsy.

These great young achievers have toiled for Ghana, representing and influencing their motherland positively across diverse activities and have shown their relevance among millions of young people across Ghana.

In Launching what became confidently rated and endorsed by the public as the most comprehensive ranking in Ghana so far, Prince Akpah, MD of Avance Media stated, ”even though 2015 was marked as a year coupled with lot of challenges, it also turned out to be a motivating one attested by the massive involvement of young people in various activities bringing at par their works and impacts”.

Becca

Becca

Closing votes after 15 days of campaigning, Ghanaians from over 90 countries gracefully thronged the public poll to cast their votes across 10 Categories to decide where these young achievers deserved to be placed in honour of their works for Ghana and Africa.

Below, we present to you the 2015 50 Most Influential Young Ghanaians in order of Merit

Position Name Profession
1 Anas Aremeyaw Anas Journalist; CEO, Tiger Eye PI
2 Bola Ray (Nathaniel Anokye Adisi) TV & Radio Host; CEO, EIB Network
3 Dede Ayew Footballer; Black Star &, Swansea City
4 Francis-Xavier Sosu Lawyer; Managing Partner, F-X Law and Associates
5 Farida Bedwei Entrepreneur; CTO, Logiciel Ltd
6 Asamoah Gyan Philanthropist; Skipper, Black Stars
7 Dr. Naomi Adjepong Trainer; COO, Alpha Beta Educational Centre
8 Franklin Cudjoe Advocate; CEO, Imani Ghana
9 Tonyi Senayah Entrepreneur; CEO, Horseman Shoes
10 Albert Kusi Public Speaker; CEO, LEC Holdings Ltd
11 Gary Al-Smith Journalist; Sports Host, Joy FM & Joy News
12 John Armah Entrepreneur; CEO, Orios Group
13 Dr. Randy Osae Bediako Entrepreneur; CEO, Kharis Group
14 Dr. William Okyere Frimpong Doctor; Medical Director, LEKMA Polyclinic
15 Bernard Avle TV & Radio Host; Programs Director, Citi FM
16 Martha Bissa Athlete; Olympic Gold Medalist
17 Edem Adzaho Trainer; CEO, Spec Consult Ltd
18 Nana Bediako Kwame Entrepreneur; CEO, Wonda World Estates
19 Sara Nana Yeboah Philanthropist; Co-Founder, The Sangy Foundation
20 Dr. Byrite Asamoah Medical Doctor; Producer, Vodafone Healthline
21 Scofray Nana Yaw Yeboah Speaker; CEO, Zoweh Global Consult
22 Ato Ulzen Appiah Social Entrepreneur; Director, Ghana Think Foundation
23 Alloysius Attah Entrepreneur; CEO, Farmerline Ltd
24 Elizabeth Patterson Social Entrepreneur; Girls Education Initiative Ghana
25 John Dumelo Actor
26 Kwadwo Safo Jnr Entrepreneur; CEO, Kantanka Group
27 Shirley Frimpong Manso Film Maker; CEO, Sparrows Productions
28 Becca (Rebecca Acheampong) Musician
29 Kafui Adzah Entrepreneur; CEO, Cookhouse
30 Manasseh Azure Journalist; Multimedia Group
31 Kobby Blay Nurse; CEO, Ghana Health Nest
32 Israella Kafui Mansu Entrepreneur; CEO, Mansuki Ghana Limited
33 Mercy Myles Athlete; Skipper, Black Queens
34 Jeremiah Buabeng Public Speaker; CEO, Buabeng Communications
35 Petra Aba Asamoah Speaker; GM, Delta Air Lines GSA, Ghana
36 Nana Asaase Poet; CEO, Asaase Inscriptions
37 Bright Simons Entrepreneur; CEO, mPedigree
38 Ekow Mensah Entrepreneur; CEO, TANOE
39 Alain Gbeasor Entrepreneur; Chairman, Alliance of Young Entrepreneurs
40 Mabel Aku Baneseh Journalist; Daily Graphic
41 Sarah Adwoa Safo Politician; MP, Dome Kwabenya Constituency
42 Maximus Ametorgoh Technologist; CEO, PopOut
43 Juliet Ibrahim Philanthropist; CEO, Juliet Ibrahim Foundation
44 Bernard Kevin Clive Public Speaker; CEO, BKC Consulting
45 Raindolf Owusu Technologist; CEO, Oasis Websoft Ltd
46 Emmanuel Woyome Speaker; CEO, Corporate Consulting Limited
47 Derrydean Dadzie Entrepreneur; CEO, Dreamoval Ltd
48 Prosper Hoetu Advocate; Director, YOUNET
49 Erasmus Kwaw Journalist; Sports Host, GBC
50 Peace Hyde TV Host; CEO, AIM Higher Africa

Visit www.africanviewpointjournal.com to read brief profiles on all 50 Most Influential Young Ghanaians,

NB: Public Votes accounted for 80% of total votes, whiles an Impact Assess Research conducted by the Agape Research Center made the remaining 20% of the final rankings.

2016 Public Nominations have also being officially opened for all year round and forms can be accessed on

This initiative is powered by Avance Media in partnership with Dream Ambassadors Foundation GH, Kanea Multimedia, Synergy for Success Ghana, Agape Research Center, Cliq Africa and Kobby Webs Technology.

For more information on participation kindly contact the Most Influential Young Ghanaian secretariat through ghanaunder40@gmail.com and 0576274980.

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