Ghana is blessed to have lots of prominent leaders to are selfless, dedicated, hardworking and always give their all to witness the success of their beloved country.

These great leaders such as Presidents, government officials and just to mention but a few have led exemplary lives for the future generations to look up to as most of the Ghanaian youth have made some of these prominent leaders their role models and mentors.

With respect to this, the only Ghanaian President who is a role model to many and was the first President ever to receive an unprecedented standing ovation by prominent European leaders at the UN great hall was Osagyefo Dr Kwame Nkrumah.

Osagyefo Dr Kwame Nkrumah was the first President and Prime Minister of Ghana as he did the unexpected by winning the war against the Europeans which led to the country gaining its independence from the European rule.


Due to this, Dr Kwame Nkrumah became very famous and well respected as a result of his dedication to his people, hard work, patriotism and just to mention but a few.

Below is a photo that represents the moment Dr Kwame Nkrumah received an unexpected standing ovation from prominent European leaders around the world.

The above photo represents Dr Kwame Nkrumah entering the UN in 1961. The charm and electricity around him in the hall is so glaring.

Due to this, everyone wanted to catch a glimpse of the first President to gain independence from a British rule. Dr Kwame Nkrumah’s personality alone was out-if-the-world.

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