Akufo-Addo, Sarkodie, Samini grace GUBA Awards USA, see winners.

Akufo-Addo, Sarkodie, Samini grace GUBA Awards USA, see winners.

One of Ghana’s prestigious awards event abroad, GUBA Awards USA came off last week on the Thursday, 26 September 2019. The 2019 edition of the awards event aimed at celebrating excellent achievements in varied fields came off at the Taj Pierre, New York.

Special guests the President of Ghana, H.E. Nana Akufo-Addo and the first lady, Mrs. Rebecca Akufo=Addo, graced the occasion. Sarkodie, Samini, Danany Glover, and Sheryl Lee Ralph also treated patrons to exciting performances. Many individuals and organisations across various categories received awards at the event, which included Kwame Akoto, Patrick Gyimah Awuah Jn, Richelieu Dennis, Mary Spio, others.

The president of Ghana also received a citation for his immense effort in Diaspora mobilization. Checks out the entire list of honors given on the night below:

Right to Dream USA for Charity of the Year

54 Kingdoms for Creative Influencer

Kwame Akoto-Bamfo for Influential Artist of the Year

Dr. Ave Kludze for Innovation in Science & Technology
Ghana Physicians & Surgeons Foundation for Ghanaian Association of the Year

Black Star Awards were given to accomplished honorees celebrating their accomplishments, including:

Dr. Oheneba Boachie-Adjei – Exceptional Contribution to Medicine Award

Dr. Thomas Mensah – GUBA Technological Achievement Award

Patrick Gyimah Awuah Jr. – Exemplary Achievement in Education Award

Nancy Abu-Bonsrah – Young Woman in Medicine Award

Simon Fuller – Public Service Award

Nicholas Jason Osei Buamah – Young and Talented Award

Rosa Whitaker – Excellence in African Socio-Economic Advancement Award

Rachel Naa-Du Laryea – Student Excellence Award

Daphne Mashile-Nkosi – Industrious African Woman Award

Richelieu Dennis – Editorial Excellence Award

Mary Spio – African Innovator of the Year Award

President Nana Akufo-Addo : Citation For his efforts in Diaspora mobilisation

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