Nominated For GUBA Awards 2012 Nominated For GUBA Awards 2012

The Ghana UK Based Achievement (GUBA) Awards held an exceptional launch, one that has raised expectations for the upcoming award ceremony.

The 3rd Annual Launch of GUBA Awards 2012 was hosted by Mr Henry Bonsu, as guests were treated to a preview of what to expect at the Annual GUBA Awards scheduled for the 10th of November 2012 at the Park Plaza hotel.

The full nominees for this year’s event was unveiled on the night where it was revealed that has been nominated with other Ghanaian websites for the “Best Online Media” Category.

This event was fully supported by partners; The Africa Channel, Signup International in Ghana and The Voice Newspaper.

GUBA 2012 event tickets are now available at


Categories have been divided into sections that represent the Ghanaian Flag (RED, GOLD, GREEN and the BLACK STAR)


Ghana High Commission Award for Best Corporate Business

Armajaro Trading
Diageo Africa
Kraft Foods
Olam International
Best Professional

Dr Charles Easmon (Medical Director, Harley Street)
Douglas Oppong (Angel Finance Group UK)
Dr Felix Konotey-Aluhu (Professor of Human Genetics)
John Blavo (Blavo & Co)
Efie Ni Fie (Home is Home)

Gloria Buckman Yankson (Plan It Ghana)
Godwin Edem Adorie (Praise Exports)
Lawrence Clifford Poku Amankwah (Branch Health and Fitness Centre)
Mary Hubert (Mary’s Virgin Coconut Oil “MVCO”)


Best African Fusion Designer

Anita Quansah London – Anita Quansah
Ashanti Lou- Louisa Osei
House of Adjeiwaa- Abena Adjeiwaa
Bubushiki- Emily Osei-Blavo

Best Creative Writer

Dorothy Koomson
John Akomfrah
Martin Ofori-Atta
Shirley Baah Mensah

Best Online Media

Ameyaw Debrah
Daily Guide
Ghana Celebrities
Modern Ghana
My Joy online
Peace FM Online

Best New Music Act

Brie Boateng
Daniel ‘Pacs’ Osei
Fuse Dog ODG
Kofi Stacks
Mista Silver
Stardo Karle
Sheyi Martins
Vibe Squad


Best Ghanaian Event

All White Party- VMS and Ghanaian Divas
Anansekrom- Noble Friends
Ghana Party in the Park- Akwaaba Promotions
Ghana’s Official 55th Independence Celebration Dance- Alordia Promotions, West Coast Promotions
Miss Ghana UK- Akwaaba Promotions
Ghana UK Fashion Show – Ghanaian Divas & Ghana Fashion House

Best Charity Organisation

ADAP (African Development Association for Progress)
Health Care for Africa
STaSS (Shika Tamaa Support Services)
WAM (What About Me) Campaign

Rising Stars Award

Portia Oti
Philomena Kwao
Nicholas ‘Supernova Dex’ Amfo
Llyrio Boateng

GUBA Humanitarian

James Annan (Challenging Height)
Nana Oye Lithur (The Human Rights Advocacy Centre)
Patrick Young (Theatre for a Change)
Michael Baabu (safe child Ghana)

GUBA Community Champion

Adwoa Agyemang
Alison Naftalin
Amma Anna Adjei
Lorraine Wright


Best Student Achiever
Gillian Appau

International Recognition Award
Patrick Quarcoo (Kenya based media mogul)

Inspirational African Award
Dr Mike Adebuga (Globacom)

Special Achievement Award
Sam Jonah (Executive Chairman, Jonah Capital)

Special Achievement Award
Sam Ankrah (Investment Broker)

Special Achievement Award
Roland Agambire (Entrepreneur and owner of RLG)

Special Achievement Award
Dennis Tawiah (Event Promotion Pioneer, CEO of Akwaaba Promotions)

Sporting Achievement
John Mensah

Posthumous Lifetime Achievement Award
(Shaun Campbell on behalf of) Arthur Wharton- First professional black football player and the world 100 yard record holder.


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