H.E. Rebecca Akufo-Addo
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H.E. Rebecca Akufo-Addo

H.E. Rebecca Akufo-Addo
First Lady, Ghana

H.E. Rebecca Akufo-Addo  is the First Lady of Ghana and wife of President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, 5th President of the 4th Republic of Ghana.


She attended the Primary Department of Achimota School and an old student of Wesley Grammar School in Dansoman in Greater Accra Region.


Rebecca Akufo-Addo once worked at the Merchant Bank in Ghana and later relocated to United Kingdom. She then worked as a legal secretary for Clifford Chance/Ashurst Morris Crisp all under multinational law firms in the United Kingdom.


She is the founder of The Rebecca Foundation, an NGO that complements the efforts of government by undertaking the following; supporting and promoting initiatives that improve the economic status of women; enhancing literacy and learning skills in children; improving environmental health and sanitation by greening public spaces;


H.E. Rebecca Akufo-Addo was named among the Inaugural List of 100 Most Influential African Women in 2019 by Avance Media.

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