Oseadeeyo Nana Kumi Kodie I, the Nkosuohene of Akyem Osiem, UNACWA Goodwill Ambassador, Founder and EXECUTIVE Chairman of the DB Group has been named the Most Influential Change Maker of the Year by the Humanitarian Awards Global.
The award was in recognition of Oseadeeyo Nana Kumi Kodie I's charitable projects nationwide.
He regularly supports orphans and widows above 60 years with stipends and foodstuffs.
The special guest of honour of the ceremony was, Reverend Father Andrew Campbell who delivered a keynote address on the need for humanitarian works to support the less privileged and make this nation a better place.
He said: "It is an honour to welcome you to this year's Humanitarian Awards Global Engagement Sessions, a truly unique platform that gathers humanitarians, Changemakers, and conventions of personalities together to shape the future of humanitarian action."
The awards ceremony aims at identifying, recognizing, and awarding extraordinary individuals and groups who are positively impacting the lives of people, nature, and society globally.
This year's award has gathered people from twenty(20) different countries across the globe impacting the world to be celebrated in grand style.
"As we have all witnessed, the world is still going through global challenges which, has been the biggest challenge to humanitarian operations around the world.
"However, the heroes of our world, here and now, are worthy of admiration and celebration because they have chosen the path to help in the most extreme circumstances — and their impact and stories show that real-life heroes exhibit an uncanny ability to persevere despite the odds, and do so with humility and dedication.
You are all heroes who are doing extraordinary things in extraordinary times to help women, men, and children whose lives have been upended by crises and difficulties over the past years.
"By these nominations, we do not seek to pay you back for your benevolence, but instead, to appreciate your efforts, hoping you get encouraged to do more for humanity and to serve as an inspiration to many others.
"This is a campaign that celebrates change-makers— a 'thank you' to everyone here and out there who has committed their lives to help others".