Gamal Nkrumah

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Gamal Gorkeh Nkrumah
Nkrumah, his family and Nasser, 1965.jpg
A young Gamal (standing in front of Egyptian President Gamal Abdel Nasser, who is standing third from left) and his family, 1965. His father Kwame Nkrumah (first from right)
Born 1959
Accra, Ghana
Nationality Ghanaian
Education School of Oriental and African Studies
Occupation Journalist
Notable credit(s) Al Ahram Weekly
Title Editor, international affairs
Relatives Kwame Nkrumah
Fathia Nkrumah
Samia Nkrumah
Sekou Nkrumah

Gamal Gorkeh Nkrumah is a Ghanaian journalist, a Pan-Africanist and an editor of Al Ahram Weekly newspaper. He is the eldest son of the first president of Ghana, Kwame Nkrumah,[1] and his Egyptian wife Fathia Nkrumah.

He received his doctorate in political science from the School of Oriental and African Studies in London. He initially worked as a political journalist at Al-Ahram Weekly in Cairo[1] for over 15 years. Presently, he is editor of the international affairs section at the newspaper.

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  1. ^ a b Ceesay, Fabakary B. (1 October 2007). "Nkrumah's Children to Continue Father's Legacy". Foroyaa online. Retrieved 15 January 2010. 

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