The award which is one of the world renowned awards was bestowed on him as a result of his hard work and his contribution to socio-economic development in their field of discipline and the country as a whole.
Dr. Divine Gabriel Brefo, president of Peristrofi Masters Theology International Chancellor of the Peristrofi World Honorary International Award council, described Dr. Osei Kwame Despite as a person without questionable character in his area of success and achievements.
“He has contributed immensely to the development of society and country at large. He cannot therefore be excluded from this prestigious honorary award,” Dr. Brefo disclosed.
Speaking on the theme: “Building A Healthy Nation Through Peace and Justice at the Business School Auditorium of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and technology, Dr. Brefo noted that the award was instituted in March 2008 under his leadership and received much support under the late Mrs. Elizabeth Yeboah, former vice president.
The PWHIAC has taken place around the world including Ghana, Germany, Sweden, Belgium, and Netherlands. The world has taken keen interest in this award process which makes prominent people like academicians, reverend ministers of God, lawyers, musicians, journalists, entrepreneurs, politicians and other professions honoured.
The CEO of Despite Group of Companies, Dr. Osei Kwame DESPITE received the Honorary Ambassador of Business Entrepreneur in West Africa (Ambassador) and Honorary man of the moment, Ghana, West Africa.
Other recipients included 2012 flagbearer of the New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo, Archbishop Dr. Daniel Yinkrah Sarfo, Archbishop of the Internal Province of Ghana and Bishop of Kumasi, Nana Adusei Atwenewaah Ampem, paramount chief of Tepa and Ambassador of Ashanti Kingdom to United States of America, Hon. Samuel Sarpong, Central Regional minister and former mayor of Kumasi, Mr. Janet Sefa Boakye, chief executive officer of Sefa and Jane groups of companies and Dr. Kwaku Oteng, CEO of Angel Group of Companies.
Other dignitaries including host of PEACE FM’s morning show ‘Kokrokoo’ Kwami Sefa Kayi were there to grace the occasion and offer their support to the CEO and man of the moment, Ambassador Dr. Osei Kwame DESPIE.
Source: Isaac Owusu/Hello FM