BRITISH HIGH COMMISSIONER HOSTS GUBA GHANA PRESS LAUNCH
Hon Catherine Afeku, Minister of Tourism, officially launched the GUBA Conference and Awards 2018, adding “it is great to observe the success of Ghanaian women like Dentaa who are diligently working to build Ghana”
In her closing speech, CEO of GUBA Enterprise, Mrs Dentaa Amoateng MBE, emphasised on the importance of cohesion within our community.
“It is our strong belief that to have a Ghana that exceeds our expectations, we have to harness and combine the resources of the diaspora with that of Ghana based citizens. Together, we can effectively improve the socio-economic status of our country. I urge you all to play your role in this movement and to put the advancement of Ghana at the forefront of your proceedings. At GUBA, we work to play our part in this journey, and will continue to do so. – she adds
The official 2018 GUBA categories announced and available for voting are:
GUBA Efie Ne Fie Award
GUBA Leisure & Tourism Award
GUBA Professional of the Year Award
GUBA Innovation & Technology Award
GUBA Associations Award
GUBA Rising Diaspora Award
GUBA Celebrity Humanitarian Award
The above categories are up for public vote. To vote, kindly visit
http://www.gubaawards.co.uk/voting . Voting ends on Tuesday the 12th of June 2018.
Black star award recipients are selected individuals that have successfully excelled within their fields over a period of time. Thus, the Black Star Award 2018 recipients are:
Tickets for the GUBA Conference and Awards which will take place on the13th and 14th of July 2018, at the Intercontinental Hotel, London, are available for purchase via GUBA TICKETS .
The title sponsor for the GUBA Conference and Awards 2018 is ECOM Ghana. Other sponsors include: Menzgold, Goil, Payglobal, Imperial Homes, Dial Us Gh and Boadicea the Victorious.
Partners: British High Commission Accra, Ghana High Commission, Diaspora Office of the President, Ghana Tourism Authority, E-volution International, Plan It Events, Makeup Ghana, Precise Communications Ltd., Stimuluz Technology Ltd., D-Art Factory, Tremghana, Final Effects Studios, Dial Us Ghana, Creative Details Events
Media Partners: ABN TV/Radio, The Voice Newspaper, GHOne TV, Starr FM, Starr Radio UK, OK FM, Peace FM, Adom TV, UTV, TV3, TV Africa, GTV, NAS Productions, MultiMedia, Hot Digital Online FM, Anita Erskine Media, Glam Africa, FAB photography, AKLASS photography, SWAG of Africa, Inspirational You, Lace up Media, OT Radio UK, Daily Graphic, Daily Guide, BFT, Yanga TV, Ameyaw Debrah, Yemmey Baba, GN Radio/TV, Zylofone Media and Ernest Simons Photography.
For more information about the conference and awards, visit http://www.gubaawards.co.uk
About GUBA Awards
GUBA Awards promotes closer economic, cultural and social links between Ghana and the United Kingdom. Launched in 2010 as the GUBA Awards, the annual event celebrates and acknowledges the contribution of Ghanaian and African based businesses and individuals in the United Kingdom. Following the success of the annual awards programme, GUBA expanded into the GUBA Foundation, GUBA Expo and GUBA Careers to provide distinct services targeted at individuals and businesses.
For further information, please contact Lauren Adair on GUBA@blj.co.uk or telephone 0207 932 1599.