He told the patient, 'neither psychiatry not psychology would be able to help because there are special forces at play.'
The doctor's employment with the North Essex Partnership Foundation Trust was terminated the following month. He moved back to Ghana.
Today Awkame faced being struck off after he was found guilty in his absence at a medical tribunal of a number of misconduct charges
Awakame studied for a masters degree at the University College of London and a PhD at the University of Leeds.