Anja Ringrren Loven Named World’s Most Inspiring Person 2016



Anja Ringrren Loven has been named the world’s most inspiring person in 2016 by OOOM Magazine.  She was listed as the number one person before the likes of the out-going US president, Barack Obama and the pope.

Anja is the co-founder of African Children’s Aid Education and Development Foundation (ACAEDF). She became well-known after she rescued Hope, a little boy believed to be a witch and abandoned by his family.

The mother of one, on her Facebook page shared the good news.

On her Facebook page she said,

I woke up this morning to the news that I have been selected as the world’s most inspiring person 2016 !! Nr. 2 Barack Obama and nr. 3 Charlize Theron !!

OOOM Magazine published today its 2016 OOOM 100 – The world’s most inspiring people list, selected by an international jury.

#1 Anja Ringgren Lovén

#2 Barack Obama

#3 Charlize Theron

#4 Pope Francis

#5 Leonardo DiCaprio

#6 Dalai Lama

#7 Mark Zuckerberg

#8 Malala Yousafzai

#9 Bob Dylan

#10 Elon Musk

To see my name at number 1 is really amazing. I’m like WOW !! 😱 I’m so speechless and I’m very honored ❤ This is such an important acknowledgement of DINNødhjælp/ACAEDF humanitarian work in Nigeria 🇳🇬🇩🇰

But as I have said so many times before. I’m not alone. I’m surrounded by the most hard working and devoted team members in the world. Our strong leader and my mentor for life, my husband David Emmanuel Umem and the following names should also be placed at #1

Nsidibe Orok
Don Udowan
Ekemini Jacobs
Kingsley Umem
Matilda Udo
Patience Uko
Rose Efiok
Ekuyik Andrew
Edidiong Inyang
Asuquo Ita Asuquo
Mike Asuquo
Esther Bassey
Christel Janize Grubert
Kaja Monica Bitsch Vigtoft
Line Overmark Juul
Almaz Mengesha
Bjørn Druglimo
Leif Dorph Rasmussen
Anette Ejlertsen
Camilla Lund-Cramer
Catrine Knøsgaard Christensen
Kathrine Rask Pedersen
Didde Vigtoft
Jette  Kjærgaard Søndergaard
Martin Nilsson
Emil Aller
Stina Fussing
Ulf Monrad Gaardsted
Sabrina Hoppe
Michael Andersen



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1 Comment

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  1. Nathaniel Comfort Uyai

    Nathaniel Comfort Uyai

    December 8, 2016 at 1:07 pm

    Yes o she is

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