- The Ashanti regional police commander, DCOP Kofi Boakye has received an honorary citation for his leadership in policing.
- The purpose of the award has also to revere the experienced corporal for his contribution to national peace and security.
The Ashanti regional police commander,DCOP Kofi Baokye has been adjudged an honorary award of excellence for instilling peace in the region by a delegation including the Surprise Awards for excellence, (SAE)
The award is documented to be due to his professionalism as a police commander and the leadership in policing - factors which have both brought peace and stability to the Ashanti region.
DCOP Nathan Kofi Boakye is best revered for the leadership style he employed in the Ashanti region during the 2012 general elections after 10 months of being Western Regional Commander of police.
Meanwhile, team members of SAE have called on the police commander to ensure that youths in the Ashanti region are not lured into any form of violence before, during or after the general elections.