As Heads of State, dignitaries, government officials and influencers around the world prepare to
arrive in New York for this year’s United Nations General Assembly, GUBA Enterprise is proud to
announce that five African Presidents will be attending the maiden edition of the GUBA Awards
USA scheduled to take place at The Pierre, A Taj Hotel in New York City on Thursday, 26th
September 2019 at 6pm.
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. Roch Marc Christian Kaboré. In attendance will also be the president of the
ECOWAS Commission, H.E Jean-Claude Kassi Brou.
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 honored
guests including Karen Boyin-Towns, Vice Chair NAACP Board of directors and Hollywood actor
Danny Glover the opportunity to engage, intermix and socialize 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,
Richelieu 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
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