By Gifty Arthur
Popular Ghanaian prostate cancer and natural medicine researcher, Dr. Raphael Nyarkotey Obu, has been nominated to receive ‘The Name in Science’ award by the Academic Union of Oxford in London, United Kingdom (UK).
The presentation, which is slated for April 12, 2019, comes with a personal certificate, and medal ‘For the contribution to world science’, while his name will be added to the world list of significant scientist.
In a mail sent to the medical practitioner, Academic Union of Oxford praised his research and academic brilliance in the field of prostate cancer and natural medicine research.
Nomination of candidate for the International Award in the field of scientific researches “The Name in Science’, is given to scientific teams, scientific societies, authorities, public organizations, business structures, scientists, politicians and public figures.
Name in Science awards are presented to outstanding scientists for their significant researches, importance of the scientific research for civil society development, personal achievements in the development of national science and possibility of science research trans formation for solving regional and global social, political and economic problems.
Dr Nyarkotey, has published over 400 scientific articles, three patients pending and has formulated three important herbal drugs approved by the FDA.
His prostrate product, Men’s formula, has received both local and international recognition. The Men’s formula is the only product in Ghana formulated with over 14 ingredients.
He has received several awards and established the first Naturopathic Medical School in Ghana; Nyarkotey college of Holistic medicine, he also established the RNG Medicine research lab to research into evidence based natural medicines and prostate cancer. According to Academic Union of Oxford, his name will be listed among the world list of significant scientist.