Heads of State, dignitaries, government officials and influencers around the world will descend into the City for 2019 United Nations General Assembly.
On Thursday, September 26, 2019, the GUBA Awards USA will be debuting in New York City at The Pierre, A Taj Hotel at 6 pm.
The GUBA Awards is a prestigious awards programme that seeks to reward, celebrate excellence and innovation of African individuals and organisations in the diaspora and Africa.
Keeping in line with this level of prestige, five African presidents will attend the GUBA Awards including, H.E. Nana Akufo-Addo, President of the Republic of Ghana, the President of Madagascar H.E Andry Rajoelina, President of Guinea, H.E. Alpha Condé & Burkina Faso’s President H.E Jean-Claud Kassi-Brau. The president of the ECOWAS Commission Jean-Claude Kassi Brou will also be in attendance.
As a collective, these African leaders actively show diligent efforts in embracing growth for the continent as well as encouraging all to take part with their contributions to Africa and the diaspora through their respective lines of work.
This evening will give guests and other honoured guests including Karen Boyin-Towns, Vice-Chair NAACP Board of directors and Hollywood actor Danny Glover the opportunity to engage, intermix and socialise with these Heads of State all while celebrating the amazing accomplishments to come out of Africa.
The African Diaspora in the Americas continues to influence Arts and Culture, Business, sport, technology, and entertainment. GUBA recognizes and celebrates the efforts of these game-changers, as a way to encourage the promotion of growth and innovation in Africa, to the rest of the world
There will also be a presentation for our Black Star Awardees on the evening; Patrick Awuah for his exemplary work in Education, Rosa Whitaker for her Excellence in Africa advancement, Richileu Dennis for Editorial achievements and many more.
GUBA Awards USA is powered by GUBA Enterprise and proudly title sponsored by Samara Company Ltd, producers of SASSO Insecticide Spray, and co-sponsored by the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation, Kosmos Energy Limited, Ghana Investment Promotion Centre and Turkish Airlines.