Africa Investment Forum: Godfred Penn of AfDB on defying odds to become lawyer and journey to date

PUBLISHED: Thu, 14 Nov 2019 08:46:57 GMT


Many years ago in Cameroon, Godfred Penn’s father didn’t want him to become a lawyer he wanted his son to be a doctor. The young Penn followed his dream and is now senior counsel at the African Development Bank (AfDB) in a vital job dealing with governance and compliance.

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