The 'Kumerican' phrase was coined from the name American and is being used by people coming from the part of Asanti region of Ghana in West Africa . The natives and people living in the capital city of Asanti region , Kumasi have also declared themselves as 'Kumericans' a new phrase in town .
Below are some Ghanaian diplomats who are 'Kumericans' :
Kofi Atta Annan was a Ghanaian diplomat who served as seventh Secretary - General of the United Nations from January 1997 to December 2006 . Annan and the UN were the co - recipients of the 2001 Noble Peace Prize . Kofi Annan was born on April 8 , 1938 in Kumasi . Through his instrumentality the Kofi Annan Foundation was formed to mobilize political will to overcome threat to peace , development and human rights .The Ghanaian diplomat , Kofi Annan has won a lot of awards including Noble Peace Prize , 2001, Indira Gandhi Prize , 2003 , Order of the Star of Romania , Profile in Courage Award , 2002 , and Fulbright Prize , 2001 .
2. John Kofi Agyekum Kufuor
John Agyekum Kufuor is a Ghanaian politician who served as the President of Ghana from 7th January 2001 to 7th January 2009 . He was the Chairperson of the Africa Union from 2007 to 2008 . John Agyekum Kufuor was born on December 8 , 1938 in Kumasi . Kufuor has also received some prestigious awards including World Food Prize , CAF Platinum Award .
3. Kofi Nahaje Sarkodie - Mensah
Kofi kingston is a Ghanaian American professional wrestler currently signed to WWE under the ring name Kofi Kingston where performs on the SmackDown brand . He currently inactive due to back injury . Kofi kingston was born on August 14 , 1981 .
4. Kevin Prince Boateng
Kevin Prince Boateng is a professional footballer who plays for Serie B club Monza . He is also a midfielder who can play as a forward , Boateng is known for his strength and footspeed and ball - juggling tricks . He was born on March 6 , 1987 in West Berlin . However , Kevin Prince Boateng is a native of Kumasi .
5. Osei Kwaku Vincent
Osei Kwaku Vincent also known as Strongman or Strongman Burner or Strong Gee is a Ghanaian rapper . He was recognized for winning the maiden edition of the Next Big Thing in GH Rap music which was a competition in Ghana . He was born on February 10 , 1993 in Asanti region .
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