Fullname: Obed Amoakwah
Category: Humanitarian Award- Physical and Mental Disability
Nominee's Bio: He is called Obed Amoakwah, born at Anwomaso on 16th December 1987. He attended junior high school and secondary school at New Era Preparatory School and T.I Ahmaddiya, Kumasi respectively. He had his diploma in mental health nursing at Ankaful Nursing Training College on 2010. He is now doing Bsc in Community Mental Health Nursing at University of Capecoast. He is married to Nhyira Kissi Cynthia with a son. He firstly worked at Konongo Government Hospital and now at Odumasi Health centre. He is the District Secretary of GRNMA, Asante Akyem Central Branch He also established adolescent health club at konongo Odumasi Senior high school and Wesley SHS and also served as the club mentor. He had create much awareness on mental health at Asante Akyem Central Municipality through radio talks, school durbars, house-to-house evangelism on mental health and community durbars. He seek for sponsorships for the district to celebrate world mental, epilepsy, and substance abuse days for the awareness creation on mental health. He formed a club for people with Mental Illness and Epilepsy and their care takers in Dwease and Praaso.