- Sonnie Badu has been honoured with a National award.
- The award is for his contribution in projecting the name of Ghana high.
- Sonnie expressed gratitude to the organizers for the honour.
- Sonnie Badu's Imani makes Apple's A- list songs.
International gospel Act, Minister Sonnie Badu was on Monday honoured with a peace award on Monday from a non-governmental organization called Stability foundation International.
The awards which was held in partnership with the national peeace council is aimed at educating the youth and populace in the value of peaceful co-existence, mindfulness, love and good leadership. It is also aimed at investing in projects that focus more on developing and re-engaging the youth in non- violent ventures that make them equal to the task of participating in all processes of change and peace building.
In a letter to Sonnie’s management, the organizers of the award hinted that Minister Sonnie Badu has been nominated for the National Peace award due to his immense contribution towards peace building process in Ghana through his prayerful consolation of this Nation and programmes over the years.
“You are also a role model to the many who do not know you and therefore worthy of this award”, the letter added.
The honorary award was received by Minister Sonnie Badu's mum, Mrs. Julia Agyemang. She thanked the organizers for the award and the recognition given to her son while expressing his son'a apology for not being present for the award.
In an interview with Minister Sonnie Badu in his UK base, He noted that " I am truely humbled by this great honour and promis to continue to work hard in order to make Ghana and Africa proud".
Minister Sonnie Badu also dedicated the award to his parents and the whole of Ghana.
The Ghana for peace education election 2016 inaugural ceremony and National awards was under the life patronship of Nene Akuaku III, Ada Mantse, the President of the Greater Accra Regional house of Chief, The Executive council, Board of Directors and the Executive committee e of Stability Foundation International.
In a related development, Sonnie badu’s latest single, Imani, has made Apple’s A list African Music List. Out of 25 songs on the list, Imani made number 8 on the list. Imani on Apple’s A list makes it the only gospel music that officially made it to the list of 25 A list songs.
A-list songs by Apple is selected by Apple music of the most popular songs that has bought or that is trending and that is what has brought Imani on this list. Imani, which means faith and believe in Swahili was released in the beginning of the year. It is a song dedicated to Sonnie badu’s daughter, who goes by the name Imani.
Imani is a prelude ahead of Sonnie badu’s upcoming album, Soundz of Africa, which was recorded live in Maryland, USA is a song of thanksgiving. According to Sonnie Badu, Imani is a song of thanksgiving to God for all his faithfulness through his ministry.
The Worshipper dedicated Imani to his over 100k followers on social media and fans in Kenya. Imani is an Afro pop song produced and recorded by one of Ghana’s finest producer, Francis Osei of groove house studio.