Joe Touomou grew up in Yaounde, Cameroon and left Africa with a basketball scholoarship to play basketball for the Georgetown Hoyas in the United States. After College, Joe worked for the NBA with the Indiana Pacers as a scout and was a Camp Director for Basketball Withour Borders South Africa for many years. Joe is the head coach of Mark Mentors Basketball Club of Abuja, Nigeria and is touring Africa to help federation to develop basketball in Africa. Joe knows the importance of hard work and focuses on the mental side of the game with the campers that attend the Giants of Africa camps. He is a student of the game that can relate to the basketball scence in Africa having gone through it himself.