2012 Sankofa Awards Man of the Year winner - Vaughn Little
Sankofa Awards winner Dorian Hairston - Young Man of the Year 2012.
2012 Sankofa Awards Father of the Year Winner - Julius Johnson
2012 Sankofa Awards Organization Winner Patricia Muhammad and the Key News Journal
The Sankofa Awards, honoring African-American men who have demonstrated excellence in the categories of service, social and environmental justice, scholarship, philanthropy, creativity and entrepreneurship, will provide a symbolic end to the series that began in December 2011.