A father is a very important figure in a family that becomes the pillar, backbone and root that sees to the success and well being of a family. Their dominance and control in a family often sees to the uprightness of the children and the discipline individuals they tend to become. Their love and commitment gives their family security and the feeling of compassion and empathy towards society.
This year’s edition of fathers’ day is a special one as Change Agent Media decide to celebrate men who are fathers, role models and a positive influence for other boys and men to become responsible individuals.
Mr. Osei Kwame Despite, he is a successful businessman and the owner of Despite group of companies Ltd with subsidiaries in the media Industry that is NEAT FM, Okay FM, UTV and one of the biggest radio stations being Peace Fm.
Mr. Osei Kwame Despite is being celebrated today for his position as a good father with industrious children and his philanthropic work benefiting millions of people. He is known for his kind heart which he solely built and donated medical facilities for major hospitals in Ghana to improve the health facilities and conditions and also police stations. He continues to donate and improve the life standard of people and others which is an indicator of a good father.
Mr. Kennedy Agyapong is a very successful businessman and also a Ghanaian politician who represents the Assin central constituency for the New Patriotic Party. He is also a farmer, director of Assin farms who is very successful and in every field of his business. He is a father, and not only a father but a great one. He seems to take very good care of himself and his family as he is always proud of them and talks about development. Mr. Kennedy is an industrious man who is a role model to many Ghanaian youth who wishes to become like him. His life of success and advice has put many youth on the right path of life as they look to emulate the life of this generous man who has helped a lot in society and still continues to help. Great men are worth celebrating.
Samuel Attah Mensah.
Samuel Attah Mensah is a business man and a Ghanaian media personality. He is the owner of the Accra based and multiple award winning Fm station Citi Fm and just a few to mention about him. He is a role model and an ideal man for other youths who wishes to emulate his lifestyle. As a father, he has managed to change the lives of people around him and the society at large. He has been an inspiration and truly a medium of hope to the vulnerable, voiceless and those suffering in our society. He has also stepped up during times of crises and chaos to provide help and bring forth peace in any way possible he could.
Selorm Adedevor is the Chief Executive Officer of MTN Ghana. He is a seasoned telecoms and financial services business leader. Being a great father to his family, he is also a great role model and business mogul whose lifestyle and approach can be a great example to most Ghanaian youths. In 2019 he was adjourned best CEO among the MTN group which proves much of his industrial prowess and his strategic approach to success. People of such calibre give hope to the young ones and assure them of their ability and heights they can achieve in society.
Kweku Sintim Misa (KSM) is by far one of Ghana’s finest and greatest media personalities to grace the T.V screen. He is a director, satirist, talk show host and author. He is married with four children and by far a great father and also personality. He is not a father to only his kids but to generations of young men and even women out there who admire and seem to emulate his great lifestyle. He has set a great reputation for himself and a standard achievable by a few which will direct more of his admirers to achieve it. It only takes a man to be a father and KSM is one who is a great one and to the nation as well.
Asamoah Gyan, also known as baby jet is a Ghanaian footballer, former captain of the black stars and the all time leading African goal scorer in the world cup. Asamoah Gyan is a father and a great father as well. He is a family man who is balancing work with family which makes him an extraordinary man achieving great things for himself and Ghana at large. We celebrate him today for his generosity and great work to uplift and develop society. He has donated and helped a lot of people around him and afar which makes him generous and his purpose for society still continues. He recently aided the construction of tarred roads in his community which is a sign of a great and generous man doing wonderful things in the society.
Mr Emmanuel Andrews Samini known for his stage name as Samini is a Ghanaian recording artiste who perfects in the reggae dancehall genre. He is one of Ghana’s greatest entertainers and has been relevant over a decade. He is a great father and a family man as he mostly flaunts his kids for his fans which you can see they are in great shape and Samini is doing a great job as a father. He is a great role model in the entertainment industry as youth who try to take this path can emulate such a fine and great talent like Samini. He has also nurtured some of Ghana’s biggest talents such as Stonebwoy, Kofi Kinaata and Khaki. Samini is also into other businesses which he is doing absolutely fine and a very generous man as well. During the John Mahama era as president when light outs were rampant, he helped in donating rechargeable lights to a greater number of people in vulnerable communities to aid them. His path as an entertainer is one that a lot of Ghanaians can imitate to become great as well.
Is it said that any man at all can make a baby, but it takes a real man to raise one. We wish all real men a happy fathers day and a very successful family.
Written by: Alex Nii Tagoe