After a successful public Poll by international reputed rating establishment, Avance Media and the COSDEF Group Dr Njang Mbeng Emmanuel, a medical doctor at the Fundong District Hospital has been voted the 2017 Most Influential Young Cameroonian in Science & Technology in one of the most credible and respected rankings system that honours youth excellence in Cameroon.
Below are the Most Influential Young Cameroonians in Science & Technology as voted by the Public.
- Njang Mbeng Emmanuel (Health Education and Research Organization)
- Mambe Churchill Nanje (Njorku)
- Shafack Amanda Likhene (Women Techmakers Buea)
- Arthur Zang (Himore Medical Equipments)
- Mpara Faith (New Generation Technologies)
- Horore Bebga (AFRICANWITS)
The poll which drew public participation from over 90 countries 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 Dr Njang Mbeng Emmanuel, Cameroon’s Most Influential Young Person in Science & Technology
Dr Njang Mbeng Emmanuel is a medical doctor at the Fundong District Hospital and is the first ever Cameroonian to have been president of the Federation of African Medical Students Associations (FAMSA).
He also plays a key role in the running of HERO (Health Education and Research Organization) Cameroon which has carried out over 20 medical admissions in rural areas in Cameroon to address different medical problems of relevance.
He is the medical director of Maealth which runs a mobile health application called ‘’ Help yourself”.
Emmanuel was selected for the 6th edition of the Cameroon Leadership Academy.
In 2017, he was voted the Most Influential Young Cameroonian in Science & Technology.