John Dumelo Net Worth. Full Details.

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Written By Esther Xorlali






Wondering what is John Dumelo’s net worth in 2021? Worry no more as this article seeks to enlighten you more on his biography, net worth, wife, career, and mansion. First of all the award-winning Ghanaian actor cum politician and farmer, John Setor Dumelo was born on 3rd February 1984 to Mr.John Dumelo and Mrs. Antoinette Dumelo.

The actor hails from Hohoe in the  Volta Region of Ghana and is married to Mrs. Gifty Mawunya Nkornu who has given birth to a young handsome boy after their grand wedding at Royal Senchi Resort in Akosombo.

John Dumelo Profile summary

  • Name: John Dumelo Setor
  • Date of birth: 3rd February 1984
  • Age: 36 years
  • Home town: Hohoe, Volta Region
  • Parents: Mr. John Dumelo (father) and Mrs. Antoinette Dumelo (Mother)
  • Occupation: Actor, Politician, and farmer
  • Estimated net worth: $1.6million
  • Spouse: Gifty Mawunya Nkornu
  • Children: John Dumelo Junior 
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John Dumelo had his basic education at Christ the King School in Accra, Ghana where he continued to Achimota School, Accra for his senior high education. He then studied Civil Engineering at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, KNUST, and later finished in GIMPA School of Public Service and Governance. He started his political aspirations in 2019 when he made his intentions known to stand as the member of Parliament for the Ayawaso West-Wougon.

John Dumelo Acting Career

The popular ladies’ man came to the movie industry after his role in the movie titled Baby Thief in the early 1990s and since then has appeared in several movies such as A Northern Affair (2014), Adam’s apple film series (2011–2012), A Private Storm (2010), Black Men Rock (2018), Blackmoney (2012), Beautiful Ruins (2016), Double Cross (2014), End of Mirror of Life (2011), The Game (2010), Hearts of men (2009), If God Be for Us (2016), Love or Something Like That (2014), Men in Love (2010), Perfect Picture 2010 and several others and have won several awards.

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Due to how he won the hearts of movie lovers and the ladies in Ghana, the actor became the first to hit a million likes on Facebook.

John Dumelo Networth 2021

John Dumelo’s net worth in 2021  is estimated to be about $1.6 million. He got all this money from his acting career and his farming business. Aside from appearing on our screens, John is also an ambassador for many big bands in the country.

He also has a clothing line named J. Melo Line which includes collections from jewelry, bags, hoodies, Jeanswear, and other clothing accessories.

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John Dumelo also has a foundation called the John Dumelo Foundation that he uses for his Philanthropic works in Ghana. He uses this foundation to pay fees for brilliant but needy students in institutions all over the country.

Recently the Dumelo foundation paid fees for over 50 Legon students who would have deferred their course due to non-registration.

John Dumelo awards

He has won several awards as an actor both local and international, these awards include;

  • Afro Australian Movies and Music Award for African
  • Most outstanding Actor in 2011
  • Joy Fm Award for Best Ghanaian actor
  • Ghana Movie Award for Best Actor in a Lead Role 2013
  • Panafrican Film and Television Festival of Ougadougou (FESPACO) award for Best Actor West Africa. 


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