Charles, Prince of Wales congratulates the GUBA Awards UK on celebrating their tenth anniversary. To date GUBA Awards has evolved into GUBA Enterprise with enterprise branches: GUBA Awards UK, GUBA Awards USA, GUBA Expo, GUBA Foundation, GUBA Careers and GUBA Diaspora Card as well including the facilitation of the iconic visit of HRH Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall’s visit to Ghana including the most spectacular fashion show ever at a state banquet.
At GUBA Enterprise one of the key objectives is to continuously build and maintain the connection and relationship between Africa and the diaspora. Charles, Prince of Wales highlights this in his congratulatory letter to GUBA Enterprise and commends the GUBA Awards for their continuous efforts in highlighting the amazing talents displayed across Africa and the diaspora.
Following the success in the United Kingdom for the past decade, GUBA Enterprise were ready for the GUBA Awards to be introduced to the United States to expand its reach to the trailblazers within the Ghanaian-American society.
GUBA Awards USA 2019 was held on September 26 2019 at The Pierre, A Taj Hotel. Esteemed guests attending the awards ceremony included H.E. Nana Akufo-Addo, President of the Republic of Ghana and the president of the ECOWAS Commission Jean- Claud Kassi Brau and Karen Boykin-Towns Vice Chair NAACP Board of Directors. Veteran Hollywood actor Danny Glover, Sheryl Lee Ralph and Martin Luther King Jr’s sister in-law, activist Dr. Naomi King were also be in attendance.
The GUBA Awards USA put the spotlight on the Diaspora within this pantheon community. 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. “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” says Dentaa Amoateng MBE, Founder of GUBA Enterprise.
GUBA Awards USA is a subsidiary of the GUBA Enterprise. GUBA Awards USA took place in New York on September 2019. The prestigious GUBA Awards programme seeks to reward, celebrate excellence and innovation of African individuals and organisation in the diaspora and Africa, working towards the advancement, empowerment and progression of the African community in the Diaspora.