The Nkafu Policy Institute brings together leading experts in many fields from Cameroon, Africa and the rest of the world to conduct top research and provide novel policy prescriptions to catalyze Africa’s economic transformation.

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Dr. Denis Foretia

Founder & Executive Chairman

Dr. Julius Agbor

Non-Resident Fellow, Economic Affairs

Dr. Clement Kum Che

Non-Resident Fellow, Education

Dr. Cosmas Mwikirize

Associate, Economic Affairs Section

Dr Odette Kibu

Senior Health Policy Analyst

Dr. Fuein Vera Kum

Research Fellow - Economic Affairs

Dr. William H. Arrey

Senior Fellow in Peace & Security

Dr. Clarence Mbanga

Senior Researcher - Global Surgery & Public Health

Prof. Godfrey Tangwa

Senior Fellow - Governance & Ethics

Dr. Fabien Sundjo

Research Fellow in Economic Affairs

Henri Kouam

Economic Policy Analyst

Dr. Jonathan H. Westover

Non Resident Fellow - Social & Development Policy

Peter I. Eta

Non Resident Fellow - Social & Development Policy

Dr. Ronald Gobina

Director of the Health Policy and Research Program

Pooran Chandra Pandey

Non-Resident Fellow - Sustainable Development

Dr. Simplice A. Asongu

Policy Fellow in Economic Affairs

Dr. Constantine Asahngwa

Research Fellow in Health Policy

Wilfred Ngwa

Research Fellow in Public Health

Dr. Emmanuel T. Sunjo

Policy Fellow in Governance and Regional Integration

Dr. Nkengafac Fobellah

Research Associate - Health Policy and Research

Dr. Emmanuel Atem

Research Fellow in Business Management & Entrepreneurship

Dr. Jean Cedric Kouam

Deputy Director-Economics Affairs Division

Francis Tazoacha

Director of Peace and Security

Dr. Steve Tametong

Democracy and Governance Analyst

Aboudi Vanessa

Research Assistant

Bin Joachem Meh

Free Enterprise Associate

Dr. Thomas Babila Sama

Non-Resident Fellow - Economic Affairs

Dr. Delmas Tsafack

Senior Policy Analyst - Governance & Democracy

Dr. Ngo Tong Chantal

Associate In Governance & Democracy


Lenora Ebule


Fri Asanga

CEO – Denis & Lenora Foretia Foundation

Ancel Langwa

Communications Manager

Sylvia Namondo

Operations Manager

Becky Njome Molombe

Administrative Assistant

Aneh Chumbow

Senior Advisor, Science & Technology

Severin Epoh Magloire

Senior Graphics Designer

Stéphane Douanla

Graphic Designer & Videographer

Noella Ngunyam

Communication Assistant / Special Assistant to the Co-chair

Che Lena Neh

Project Officer

Belder Talla

Web Developer

Fru Glen

Graphic Designer

Laurent Brice Nsengue

SBEC Associate

Nina Ejuh Nchung

Accounts Assistant


Maiva Kelly Makougoum

Research Intern

Mary Sandra Ayuk

Research Intern

Gertrude B. Makebe

Communication Intern

Cheryl Sende

Finance Intern

Luma Modise

SBEC Intern