The paramount chief of the Oguaa Traditional Area, Osabarima Kwesi Atta II, has honoured sons and daughters of the area for helping develop the city.

The awards dubbed, “The Osabarima Royal Awards” is an awards scheme by the Oguaa Traditional Council and Ridge Royal Hotel to reward businesses and individuals from Cape Coast who have contributed to the growth and sustainability of Oguaaman!

The maiden edition of the award was held at the Ridge Royal Hotel in Cape Coast. Joynews’ Central Regional Correspondent , Richard Kwadwo Nyarko was adjudged, ‘The Most outstanding Media Personality in Cape Coast.’

Below is the full list of the award winners and some memorable photos of the event.


Best Cultural Troupe
Twereampong traditionals

Most Influential Musician
Okoto Perry
Most Exciting DJ
DJ Tony Winner
DJ Blaqout

Most Patronize Locally Made Textiles
GTP Felix
Most Creative Design
Sam’s Collection

Most Outstanding Media Personality in Cape Coast
Richard Kwadwo Nyarko Winner
Edwina Gilda Annan
Best Media House Promoting Cape Coast
Nyanis TV
Most Outstanding Media Personality Indigene Outside Cape Coast
Nana Otu Gyandoh (Asaase Radio) Winner
Eddie Ray Kasapa FM

Most Outstanding Media in Cape Coast
ATL FM Winner
Darling FM

Most Innovative and Supportive in SME’s
ABSA Winner

Most Efficient Insurance Company

Most Innovative Business
Amartey Bhagawan Tintontin Brews
Start Up Super Star
Kastle FM
Most Sustained Business
Sonturk supermarket

Corporate Social Responsibility Company of The Year
Marketing Company of the Year
Gilco roofing system Winner
Pokaik Enterprise

Most Effective Public Sector
Ghana Water

Most Effective Service Station
Alhaji Habibu Ibrahim Enterprise – Goil service station Siwdo/New Stadium Road

Most Friendly Origination.
Best SSNIT Compliant
Calvary Hillcrest Schools. Mrs Dedina V Gadzekpo
Lizeff Ventures Judith Annan-Baidoo (CEO) Winner

Best GRA Compliant
PKA Star Investment Company Limited
Best Fisherman
Nana Kwesi Dua
Opanyin Kobina Wargar
Papa Kyem
Best Fish Monger
Sister Ekua Adazewa
Sister Nana Guraba
Maame Tawiah

Most Patronized
Coca Cola

Best Teacher
Basic Schools Matthew Moses-Hooper 0244387882

Best Student in Cape Coast
BECE Isaac Tetteh Ankrah

All round best SHS / Old student Assoc
Senior High Schools. Mfantsipim Old Boys

Most Outstanding Health Facility
Cape Coast Teaching Hospital

Most Outstanding Health Personnel
Dr. Holbrook (Abura Clinic)
Best Allied Health Facility
Life Sciences Winner
Abura Lab
Best Pharmacy
Cape Coast Pharmacy

Most Impactful church in Cape Coast
Pentecost Church Ghana

Most Fascinating tourists’ site
Cape Coast Castle

Most outstanding Hospitality institution
Ridge Royal Hotel
Most Popular Joint
Hutchland City

Most Popular outdoor event location

Best Event organisation in Cape Coast
NapNak Events

COP Mr Paul Manly Awini. Former Central Regional Police Commander
Immense contribution in the field of security in Cape Coast and Central Region as a whole

Mr Anthony Yoofi Pokoo – Akins. CEO PKA Star Investment Company Limited
Immense contribution in the promotion of Commerce and Industry, Cape Coast

Mr. Anokye Yeboah. Business entrepreneur
For his humanitarian works in Cape Coast

Honorable Ato Austin former PNDC Central Regional Secretary (Posthumous Award) Outstanding support in the promotion of tourism and Heritage Conservation in Cape Coast and Central region as a whole

Prof Nkunu Akyea Outstanding support in the promotion of tourism and Heritage Conservation in Cape Coast and Central region as a whole

Mr Rabbi Kohain Nathanyah Helevi , Executive Director Panafest Foundation
Promoting Cape Coast through Panafest and its activities

Mr Joseph Kojo Mamphey
Immense contribution in the field of Architecture and leading a strategist for the greening and beautification of Cape Coast

Prof Jophus Anamuah-Mensah. Scholar
Promoting education both Home and abroad

Mr Bessa Simon, President of the Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA)
Promoting Cape coast with Music. He leads the Bessa Band in addition to teaching and mentoring young musicians.

Dr. Martin T. Morna CEO, Oaktree Medical Services)