After a successful public Poll by international reputed rating establishment, Avance Media and the COSDEF Group Kungaba Fongoh Leonel, CEO of Cameroon Active Youth Association has been voted the 2017 Most Influential Young Cameroonian in Leadership & Civil Society in one of the most credible and respected rankings system that honours youth excellence in Cameroon.
Below are the Most Influential Young Cameroonians in Leadership & Civil Society as voted by the Public.
- Kungaba Fongoh Leonel (Cameroon Active Youth Association)
- Achaleke Christian Leke (Activist)
- Awah Francisca Mbuli (Survivors’ Network)
- Apostle Lefor Divine (Wisdom Center International)
- Apostle Numfor Alain (Power & Wisdom City Church International)
The poll which drew public participation from over 90 countries also voted Kungaba Fongoh Leonel, President of the Cameroon Active Youth Association as the 2017 Most Influential Young Cameroonian.
Feka Parchibell, CEO & founder of Hope for Vulnerables and Orphans (HOVO), Cameroonian Singer, Mr. Leo known in private life as, Fonyuy Leonard Nsohburinka, Dr Njang Mbeng Emmanuel, a medical doctor at the Fundong District Hospital and Joseph Fabrice Ondoa Ebogo, goalkeeper for Sevilla Atlético and the Cameroon national team also made it the top 5 most influential young Cameroonians respectively.
Prince Akpah, MD of Avance Media says he hopes the annual polls will inspire young people to create a positive environment that will encourage other Cameroon youths to excel in their various endeavours.
“I hope that by sharing their experiences, the various winners will inspire a whole generation and serve as mentors for other young people in their communities” said Joybert Javnyuy, CEO of COSDEF Group.
Profile of Kungaba Fongoh Leonel, Cameroon’s Most Influential Young Person in Leadership & Civil Society
Kungaba Fongoh Leonel is the President of Cameroon Active Youth Association.
He has undertaken diverse assignments including programme and project design, implementation and evaluation, training facilitation and conference speaker, with a wide range of government and non-governmental institutions including, the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Civic Education Cameroon, UNFPA Cameroon, UNWOMEN Cameroon, the World Bank country office Cameroon, the World Bank Institute, the US State Department, Commonwealth Secretariat, and Transparency International. HeForShe Ambassador, Coordinator United For Sustainable Development Goal, Global Youth Ambassador at A World At School.
In 2017, he was voted the Most Influential Young Cameroonian and the Most Influential Young Person in Leadership & Civil Society.