Awuku is a sports enthusiast who has participated in many sporting activities in his youthful years. Although he has retired from football and field hockey, he still plays badminton whenever he can. His passion for football drives him to every Park View fixture and is always at the training grounds to watch the boys train. He is a good tactician, a characteristic he acquired from his chess-playing days. He has in the past served as the Financial Secretary and Chairman of the Finance Committee of GFS-UK and his prudence, tenacity and apparent devotion helped a great deal in keeping the GFS-UK accounts healthy. Prior to his duties at GFS-UK, he had served as the Treasurer for Deptford Park FC. He currently works for one of the many colleges which constitute the University of London.