Social media users are roasting some Ghanaian politicians, musicians, journalists and other celebrities for receiving ‘fake UN Awards’.
It could be recalled on August 28, 2020, a host of Ghanaian personalities were honoured for their accomplishments in their various fields of endeavour.
Chairman Wontumi, Sarkodie, Daughter of Glorious Jesus, Berla Mundi,DJ DBlack among others were honoured.
Global Leadership Service to Humanity Awards is the name of the award scheme and though the UN has no hand in it, it was made to like UN-owned event.
The awardees were presented with plaques of “UN Kofi Annan Excellence Awards” which drew a link between the scheme, the UN and the late Kofi Annan.
It appears the supposed UN Award was a scam and Twitter Users are trolling Sarkodie, Chairman Wontumi and others who fell prey to the ‘Fake UN Award’.
The mastermind behind the ‘fake UN award’ is a man identified as Dr Kwame Fodjour aka Dr UN.
Below is the full list of Ghanaian celebrities who were scammed by Dr. Kwame Fodjour aka Dr UN:
2. Professor Ebenezer Oduro, Vice Chancellor Legon
3. Berla Mundi, TV3
4. Hughes, TV3
5. Nathaniel Atoh, Joy FM
6. Chairman Wuntumi, Ashanti Regional Chairman of NPP
7. Mr S. K. Boafo. Board Chair, Minerala Commission and Former Minister
8. Cynthia Akwele Lamptey of the Ghana fire service
9. Hon Christian Adu Poku, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Afigya Kwabre South District in the Ashanti Region
10. Frederick Acheampong. Executive Comm Member of GFA and Journalist, Kessben FM.
11. Hon Alban Bagbin. MP for Nadowli Kaleo.2nd Deputy Speaker of Parliament. Former Majority Leader of Parliament.
12. Ebenezer Kewaw Madugu. Atinka TV’s Reporter
13. Archbishop Prof. Dr. Asafo-Agyei Anane Frempong. Chief Executive Officer of Asafo-Agyei Hospital.
14. D Black 1
5. Natalie Fort, TV3
16. DJ Black. Joy FM.
17. Gloria Nak Commodore Snr aka Mama G, President of Women In Sports Association of Ghana (WISA)
18. Sammy Heywood Okine aka General One. Ghana Olympics Committee and Ghana Boxing Authority Communications Director
19. Madam Eleanor Effe Amanor. Host of Nhyira FM’s ‘Obra’
20. Daughters of Glorious Jesus
21. Captain Smart. Angel FM, Accra