The ADAs were set up as a special initiative that ‘aims to identify and celebrate exemplary individuals who have made a significant difference in the African community in the United States’.
Applause Africa is a lifestyle magazine published quarterly which celebrates progressive Africans in the Diaspora.
The keynote speaker for the ADA’s will be the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize Laureate – Leymah Roberta Gbowee. Ojinika Obiekwe of WPIX TV/PIX 11 News and Actor Mohamed Dione III will play host to the event.
Visit applauseafrica.com/ada-awards to learn more about this upcoming event.