Ghana's super-rich oligarchs have spawned a new generation of wealthy youngsters
That's the case with these beautiful daughters of businessmen, fashion moguls, and rock stars.
And while some of these heirs have cashed in on their family names, many are striking out on their own, starting charities or taking over the family business.
Tamara is the daughter of Ghanaian businessman, Sir Samuel Esson Jonah, former President of AngloGold Ashanti, and the Executive Chairman of Jonah Capital. Mr Jonah is on the top 10 richest people in Ghana. Now known as Tamara-Jonah-Goka, she is the owner of Lionheart Events, an events design house offering full-service event planning for usually the rich.
Henrietta Adwoa Osei
Henrietta Adwoa Osei, in 2017 completed a masters program at the University of Warwick. She later made the headlines all over Ghana when she married, Kwaku Shink, son of a rich import merchant. She is the daughter of Dr Osei Kwame ‘Despite’, a millionaire in Ghana.
Zanetor Agyeman-Rawlings is the eldest daughter of the 1st President under the 4th Republic of Ghana Jerry Rawlings and former first lady Nana Konadu Agyeman. Currently, she is a member of parliament. Rawlings is known as the richest Ghanaian president.
Boatemaa Kakra Duffuor-Nyarko
She is the Chief Actuary and Executive Director of StarLife Assurance Company Limited. She is the daughter of Dr Kwabena Duffuor, former Finance Minister and former Governor of the Bank of Ghana. Dr Duffuor is the Founder and Chairman of HODA Holdings, a business entity comprising Insurance, Banking, Real Estates, Farming, Mining and Media (EIB Group).
Agata Taricone is the daughter of Ernesto Taricone, Executive Chairman and CEO of Trasacco Group.Ernesto Taricone was born in Italy but came to Ghana in 1968 with his father and two brothers during his teens. The majority of his businesses are in Agriculture, Mining, Forestry, Construction and Real Estate development including Trasacco Valley, Villagio Primavera Condominium, Villagio Vista, Casa Trasacco, and Vista Alto.