The story of Alex Osei Donkoh, now known as Nana Osei Okogyeaman I, is a remarkable one.
The 42-year-old man has earned himself a chieftaincy role in the Adansi Praso Traditional Council in the Ashanti Region of Ghana, thanks to his brave act of arresting armed robbers.
His enstoolment as Gyaasehene on Thursday, April 20, 2023, followed the customary and traditional processes, after which he was presented to the family and the entire Adansi Praso Township in a colorful procession through the principal streets.
This honor was bestowed upon him by the traditional leaders and people of Adansi Praso in recognition of his outstanding contributions towards the peace and development of the area.
According to the Chief of Adansi Praso, Nana Agyemang Pemsan I, Nana Osei Okogyeaman’s effort in hunting down notorious criminals who were tormenting the lives of the locals and subsequently handing them over to the police for prosecution has brought peace and stability to the community.
He truly deserves commendation, and the chieftaincy title will forever remain in his house.
The newly installed Gyaasehene pledged to make peace, unity, and development his focus. He also appealed to the government and benevolent individuals to help build a police station, as lands are available for the project to help mitigate crime and other related illegalities.
He urged the youth to focus on building a better carrier through lawful means and desist from get-rich-quick syndrome since that could taint their future growth.
The installation ceremony brought together high-profile personalities, including the DCE for Assin North, Hon. Charles Ohene Andoh, Chief of Assin Dansame, DCE for New Edubiase, Chiefs across the region, and some political representatives.
The chieftaincy title bestowed on Nana Osei Okogyeaman I is a testament to the power of bravery and the impact that individuals can have in their communities.
It is a call to action for others to emulate his good deeds and make a positive contribution to their societies. It is also a reminder that there is a need for peace and stability in communities for development to take place, and that it is the responsibility of everyone to ensure this is achieved.
In conclusion, Nana Osei Okogyeaman I’s bravery in arresting armed robbers has earned him a chieftaincy title, and it is a great honor that recognizes his contribution to the peace and development of Adansi Praso.
This story should inspire others to emulate his actions and work towards creating a peaceful and prosperous society.