The Western Regional Minister who doubles as the MP for Takoradi, Honourable Kwabena Okyere Darko-Mensah will receive an award at the 5th Pan African Humanitarian Summit/Award in Abu Dhabi, which is to take place from 20 – 22 November 2019.
He is also a guest speaker and will speak on the theme: strengthening regional and global partnerships for prosperous Africa.
He will receive an award for LEGISLATIVE EXCELLENCE AND COMMUNITY IMPACT. This award category is for the bravest and most daring, as well as the most strategically sound and forward-looking law-maker with measurable achievements in humanitarian and socio-economic developments.
The conferment is based on the recommendation of his outstanding leadership qualities, exceptional contribution to humanitarian issues, community development and persistent efforts in creating a solid leadership and entrepreneurship space for socio-economic development through various consolidated programs and initiatives aimed at providing life-saving interventions in health and education, youth mentorship and empowerment, and significantly by leading the industrialization effort in Ghana with the 1 District, 1 Factory initiative in the Western Region which are all clearly geared towards bringing opportunities to underprivileged areas in Africa so as to build a prosperous, sustainable, regionally integrated and globally competitive Africa.
He is scheduled to return to Ghana on Monday 25 November 2019.
Office of the Western Regional Minister