EMY Africa, organisers of the annual Fathers’ Day award scheme, Exclusive Men of the Year/ EMY Africa Awards, have published nominees for the 2018 edition.
The main event, which comes off in 19 days, will see top Ghanaian male celebrities as Nathaniel Attoh, Okyeame Kwame, Stephen Appiah, Harold Amenyah, Akrobeto, Comedian DKB, playwright Latif Abubakar, producer Abdul Salam, media mogul, Bola Ray, presenter KOD, singers Stonebwoy, Kuami Eugene and King Promise, among a host of others, compete for laurels across seven categories: Entertainment, Discovery of the Year, Sports, Communications, Fashion, Men Group, and Best Groomed.
“This is one award scheme that wants to motivate men, both young and old, that they can be more than just men. It serves as an avenue for men to move out of their comfort zone and become agents of change,” says CEO Kojo Soboh about the motives of the scheme.
“Apart from this, it also intends to bring to light the great side of the men we look up to, they have the chance to tell their stories and give the young ones hope,” he adds.