Today, March 29, marks the 76th birthday of President Akufo-Addo.
Mr. Akufo-Addo, seen widely as one of Africa's best Presidents in recent history, was born on March 29, 1944 in then Gold Coast now Ghana.
He was born to one of Ghana's former Presidents, Edward Akufo-Addo.
On January 7, 2017, Mr Akufo-Addo, born William Addo Dankwa Akufo, became the President of Ghana.
Prior to becoming President, Mr Akufo-Addo had served as Attorney General from 2001 to 2003 and as Minister for Foreign Affairs from 2003 to 2007 under the former President Kufuor-led administration.
He is married to Rebecca Akufo-Addo and his children include
Gyankroma Akufo-Addo, Edwina Nana Dokua Akufo-Addo, Adriana Dukua Akufo-Addo.