- President Kufour will be decorated with the award September 28
- He will also deliver a speech at Hull University same day
Ex-President John Agyekum Kufour has received a prestigious humanity award from Hull University in the United Kingdom.
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The first ever Wilberforce World Freedom Award is to honor high profile personalities who have contributed immensely towards improving the well-being of humanity.
Announcing the award in a statement signed by Professor Susan Lea, the Vice Chancellor of Hull University said that the honor to Mr Kufour was in recognition of his many years of great service towards humanitarian freedom around the world.
The award will be conferred on ex- President Kufour on September 28, 2017 at Hull University, where he will be delivering a speech at the Wilberforce World Freedom Summit on the topic; "Africa’s Freedom Journey”.
The award is under the auspicious of Wilberforce Institute for the study of Slavery and Emancipation at the University. the award was launched ten years ago when Kufour was invited as Special Guest.
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