Department of Agricultural, Food, and Resource Economics
B.A, University of Ghana Legon
WASSCE, Pope John Senior and Minor Seminary
Major Professor: Thom Jayne and Felix K Yeboah
Areas of Specialization: International Development
Godwin is from Koforidua, the capital of Eastern Region of Ghana. From a family of 7 where he is the last born, Godwin attended Pope John SHS and later continued his tertiary education at University of Ghana Legon where he pursued a dual major in Economics and Mathematics. Godwin believes if you want to be an economist then you have to be prepared mathematically.
Godwin draws inspiration from many people including Dr. Mahmud Bawumia, Dr. Thom Jayne and Dr. Felix K Yeboah who is currently mentoring him. He is interested in addressing the declining nature of Africa's agricultural development and finding solutions to the youth unemployment problems. In his view, “Africa can be made better by Africans.