Winner of New Artiste of the Year and Reggae Dance Hall Song of the Year at the just ended 2013 Vodafone Ghana Music Awards, Kaakie has dedicated her awards to nearly four thousand women that die annually from maternal heath related causes.
Kaakie is set to start her Kaakit Up tour and announced that she intend tackling Maternal Health issues through an awareness campaign that will simultaneously run with her 5-city tour on stage stated that “Maternal health is a serious issue and urged the VGMA audience not to overlook it.”
Her manager Sadeeq Abdulai added his voice: “Kaakie has been very passionate about Maternal Health and she is never hidden the fact that, it was this passion that compelled her to study nursing specializing in midwifery so she can play her role to ensure cases of maternal health is reduced in the country”
Kaakie won the two awards with her hit song “Toffee Pon Tongue”. She also won YFM Ghana’s “Best New Artiste” at the “Loud In GH” concert last year. She was also nominated in University of Ghana’s Excellence awards as the “Discovery of the Year”.