Despite was named winner at a ceremony held at the Kensington Palace in London on Friday, December 10
The awards ceremony which happens to be the 11th edition was held at the Kensington Palace in London.
The business mogul’s award was received on his behalf by his son, Kennedy Osei, and Despite Media Managing Director Fadda Dickson.
The photos showed Kennedy posing with the citation and plaque after receiving the award while also taking photos with Fadda Dickson and others.
Sharing the photos, Kennedy revealed that he was honoured to have received the award on behalf of his father.
“An honour to represent my mentor, my dad, and boss, DR OSEI KWAME (DESPITE) as Africa Entrepreneur of the Year at the 11th African Achievers Awards held at the Kensington Palace in the UK. In all things, we give thanks to the Lord . For God and country,” he wrote.
“I knew it was only a matter of time. This is the result of your hard work , efforts , fearless spirit, benevolence, innovation , creativity, humility and the fear of God. We are grateful to God…Bravo Dr Osei Kwame Despite the world stage is a stepping stone for you.” – Abeiku Santana
“Congratulations to Dr Osei Kwame(Despite)- Co founder of Best Point Savings and Loans. We are very proud of your achievement.” – Best point