6th Annual 3G Media Awards Gala for November in New York
The 3G Media Awards ceremony is in recognition of exceptional leaders and their contributions to the Ghanaian and Global communities. The event will be held on Saturday, November 5th, 2016 at the IGA Banquet Hall, 12, Brook Ave, Bronx, New York, USA.
The event is produced by 3G Media Inc; www.3gmediaonline.com, an online news platform promoting Ghanaian and African Affairs in the diaspora.
Media houses affiliated with the event include; Global Media Alliance Group, Ghanaweb, ModernGhana.com, Peacefmonline.com, Myjoyonline.com, Afrikan Post, Christian Journal, Adonai Media, Playbak Magazine, Irap TV, Highradio, Amenadoradio, Amansanradio NY, TheAfricanDream.net and others.
The event will be co-hosted by Abraham Kwaku Lincoln aka MC Papa Linc who has his new show on Highliferadio.com every Wednesday at 3pm. Actor Benard Aduse-Poku of Kumawood fame who also has his entertainment show on jerseyghradio.com will be present.
The Red carpet would be graced by Lady G of Amansan FM UK. Entertainment will be provided by Heavy hitters on the ones and twos; DJs expected to be present are Dynamic, Jeff, RBNice (The new talent on the block), FSR crew and the legendary; Elove, a cut above the rest. A live performance by the famous Ghana Catholic Community Band of the Bronx in NY is also on the bill.
This year’s event sponsors include; Joy Industries Gh Ltd, producers of Joy Dadi Bitters, Twedie Ginger, Joy Soap and Joy Ointment. They also own Bryt Fm 99.1 in Koforidua Ghana. This is the third year running Joy Industries is supporting the 3G awards show. Also partnering with the Awards are The Travel Chamber, Prestige Tour and Travel, Gifas Capsules and Nyamekye African Market in New Jersey, USA.
Other supporting organizations of the event are The Permanent Missions of Ghana in New York, the National Council of Ghanaian Associations, Kumasi Foundation, Salinko Help The Needy Foundation, Boogie Down Nima and Playbak Magazine.
Past honorees of the 3G Awards Gala have included Boxing Heavyweight Michael Spinks, New York Senator Hassel-Smith, Movie star; Roselyn Ngissah, Hon Kennedy Ohene-Agyapong, Member of Parliament of Ghana, Dr. Kwame Bawuah-Edusei of Edusei Foundation, musicians Shatta Wale and Itz Tiffany.
Other honorees are Tommy Smythe, ESPN’s Sports Presenter and Analyst, Lynne Carter – international boxing judge, former Ghanaian Sprint legend Alice Annum; world boxing champion and legend Azuma Nelson; former Ghana Black Stars’ Coach Dr. Akwasi Appiah; the captain of the Ghana national soccer team Asamoah Gyan; and other Ghanaian soccer legends like Rev. Osei Kofi, Ibrahim Sunday, Kuuku Dadzie and many others.
For more news on the upcomimg November 2016 awards and how to be a part of it, follow updates online at www.3gmediaonline.com
Oral Ofori is Founder and Publisher at www.TheAfricanDream.net, a digital storyteller and producer, and also an information and research consultant.