Source:savannanews24.com/Hamza Lasah Lolly:
A renowned motivational speaker, Mr. Ibrahim Mustapha has been adjudge as the 10th Most Influential Young Ghanaian in 2017.
Mr. Mustapha, a Tamale based author and motivational speaker, beat the likes of Asamoah Gyan, Dede Ayew, Sarkodie, Shatta Wale and other prominent personalities in Ghana for the tenth position.
The ranking was announced on Monday 8th January 2018 by Avance Media, organizers of the 50 Most Influential Young Ghanaian.
Mr. Ibrahim Mustapha was given the prestigious award by Avance Media for his works in youth development and motivational speeches.
The 50 Most Influential Young Ghanaians ranking recognises distinctive service across 10 different categories: Business, Entertainment, Law and Governance, Leadership and Civil Society, Lifestyle, Media, Personal Development and Academia, Science and Technology, Sports and Social Enterprise and Philantrophy..
The Avance Media’s Most Influential Young Ghanaian ranking is one of the respected system that honours youth excellence in Ghana. The 2017 Ghana ranking is the third in the series.
Previous editions have ranked investigative journalist, Anas Aremeyaw Anas as the Most Influential Young Ghanaian for 2015 and 2016.
The 2017 saw a renowned lawyer Kow Essuman ranked the Most Influential Young Ghanaian followed by Gideon Danso (EWC), Brian Amoateng (Brian Amoateng Outreach Ministries), kojo Oppong Nkrumah (MP), Ameyaw Debrah (Blogger), Nana Appiah Mensah (Zylofon Media), Nana Aba Anamoah (EIB Network), Godwin Martey, Stonebwoy (Musician) and Ibrahim Mustapha (Public Speaking Institute).
The 50 Most Influential Young Ghanaians ranking is organised by Avance Media in partnership with Goal.com, ReputationPoll.com, Abjel Communications, WatsUp TV, TANOEBusiness.com, News for Africa Online, My Naija Naira, Dream Ambassadors Foundation GH, CliqAfrica, Pulse Ghana, Africa Feeds, and CELBMD Africa.
About Ibrahim Mustapha:
Ibrahim Mustapha is a World Renowned Motivational speaker and a professional Marketing consultant, who assist people in releasing negative beliefs and habits while empowering them to draw on their inner power to focus on achievement.
Ibrahim Mustapha is a Global Shaper of the World Economic Forum with the Tamale Hub. Ibrahim Mustapha has participated and facilitated in local and international conferences, and has been featured on over 100 radio/TV programs, including DW TV, CNBC AFRica, SABC. In 2017, he facilitated a Leadership Development Training session for Global Shaper’s Annual Curators Meeting at the World Economic Forums Headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland.
He has consulted and facilitated training sessions for many organisations, including The World Economic Forum(Switzerland), Beijing Axis(China), Olive School of Journalism(Ghana), Create Change (Ghana), NTV Ghana, Fidelity Bank (Tamale Branch), MultiCredit (Tamale Branch) Agape Moringa Processing, Markaz Al-Bishara Child Development Center, Tamale Technical University, Enactus Ghana, University for Development Studies and many others on Leadership, Career development, sales, Customer care, Marketing and Entrepreneurship Development. Mustapha is the author of “The Confident Speaker: Tools to overcome your fear of Public Speaking.”
Ibrahim Mustapha holds a B.Sc Degree in Business Administration from the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology as well as a Higher National Diploma in Accounting from Tamale Polytechnic.
He is the Founder & Team Leader of the Public Speaking & Entrepreneurship Institute as well as the founder of Me For Africa, an NGO operating in Ghana. He previously worked as a Program Coordinator for Africa ICT Right, a Non-Governmental Organization in Ghana, and now serves on the Board of three organisations.