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Famous Professors from Ghana

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List of notable or famous professors from ghana, with bios and photos, including the top professors born in ghana and even some popular professors who immigrated to ghana. If you're trying to find out the names of famous ghana professors then this list is the perfect resource for you. These professors are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known professor from ghana is included when available.

This list includes W.E.B. Du Bois, Kwame Anthony Appiah and more.

This historic professors from ghana list can help answer the questions "Who are some ghana professors of note?" and "Who are the most famous professors from ghana?" These prominent professors of ghana may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected ghana professors.

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  • Rt. Hon. Aaron Mike Oquaye, (born April 4, 1944) is a Ghanaian politician and is the Speaker of the Parliament of Ghana. Oquaye was sworn in as the Speaker of Parliament on 7 January 2017. A member of the New Patriotic Party, he was the Member of Parliament for Dome-Kwabenya from 2005 to 2013. He was Ghana's High Commissioner to India from 2001 to 2004, then Minister of Energy from 2005 to 2006 and Minister of Communications from 2006 to 2009. He served as the Second Deputy Speaker of Parliament from 2009 to 2013. ... more on Wikipedia
    • Age: 76
    • Birthplace: Ghana
  • Albert Kwadwo Adu Boahen (May 24, 1932 – May 24, 2006) was a Ghanaian academic, historian, and politician. He was an academic at the University of Ghana from 1959 to 1990, since 1971 as a professor. As a politician, he notably was a candidate in the 1992 Ghanaian presidential election, representing the main opposition New Patriotic Party. ... more on Wikipedia
    • Age: Dec. at 74 (1932-2006)
    • Birthplace: Oseim, Ghana
  • Ama Ata Aidoo, née Christina Ama Aidoo (born 23 March 1942) is a Ghanaian author, poet, playwright and academic. She was the Minister of Education under the Jerry Rawlings administration. In 2000, she established the Mbaasem Foundation to promote and support the work of African women writers. Some other sources by Megan Behrent Brown University and Africa Who's Who 3rd edition stated that she was born on 31 March, 1940. ... more on Wikipedia
    • Age: 80
    • Birthplace: Ghana
  • Professor George Panyin Hagan (born 1938), is a prominent academic and politician in Ghana.... more on Wikipedia
    • Age: 82
    • Birthplace: Accra, Ghana