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Charles Immanuel Akhimien

Leaders Africa 2019





Charles Immanuel Akhimien is the Co-Founder of MOBicure, the digital health company behind the Omomi & myPaddi health apps, which have reached over 60,000 people across Africa. He is a medical doctor, innovator, and entrepreneur. Charles is a United Nations Sustainable Development Goals Young Leader, a 2017 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals Pioneer and a One Young World Ambassador. He is also a Mandela Washington Fellow and a World Health Organization Top 30 Health Innovator for the Africa region.