CONFIRMATION

79 CONFIRMED!

HONOREES

S/N Name Title Country
1 Abayomi Awobokun CEO, Service Liquids & Gas Limited Nigeria
2 Ermias Eshetu Founder & CEO, Macro Strategy Capital Ethiopia
3 ALOZIE ETUFUGH Law Offices of Alozie N. Etufugh, PLLC Patent, Trademark & Copyright Law USA/Nigeria
4 Sen.NAISULA LESUUDA Kenyan Politician and women's Rights Activist KENYA
5 Kamil Olufowobi CEO, MIPAD.org USA / Nigeria
6 Isabelle Valery Mamadou Human Rights Activist Spain
7 Francisco J. Tovar Human Rights Activist Venezuela
8 Abiola Afolayan Partnerships and Communications Manager for a UN agency in Rome, Italy. USA/Italy
9 Tebogo Mashego Ditsogo Projects Pty Ltd South Africa
10 Nereida Lobo Founder, Little Crowns & Former Miss Africa USA USA / Cape Verde
11 Armando Cabral Model/Fashion Icon Guinea-Bissau/Portugal
12 Andrea Richardson Director, Multicultural & Diversity Engagement at Hilton USA
13 Angel Rich CEO, The Wealth Factory Inc. USA
14 Ayiri Oladunmoye CEO, Oaken Events Nigeria
15 Chereda Grannum Government of Barbados, Ministry of Creative Economy, Culture and Sports Barbados
16 Chichi Nwoko GM, Kwese Free Sport & Executive Producer "Hey What's On" Nigeria
17 Chinelo L. Njaka Social Researcher and Director of Peckham Rights Nigeria/USA
18 Chinonso Emehelu Director, Africa, International Government Relations at ExxonMobil Corporation Nigeria/USA
19 Chukwuka Monye Managing Partner, Ciuci Consulting (see-u-see); Director General - DESG Nigeria
20 Dakore Egbuson Akande Actor/ Humanitarian Nigeria
21 Deniece Laurent-Mantey Foreign Affairs Officer, U.S. Department of State USA
22 Djamila Ribeiro Brazillian Activist Brazil
23 Dwayne Samuels Founder Samelogic Jamaica
24 Eddie Mandhry Director for Africa, Yale University USA/Kenya
25 Eloine Barry CEO, Africa Media Agency USA/Senegal/Guinea
26 Evelyn Namara Founder Vouch Digital Uganda
27 Gregory Lorjuste Scheduling & Strategic Planning at Office of Barack and Michelle Obama USA
28 Guled Ibrahim Policy Advisor, Permanent Mission of Somalia to the United Nations Somalia/USA
29 Hadiza Bala Usman Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) Nigeria
30 Ibiene Ogolo MD / Chief Responsibility Officer, Eko Development Company, Victoria Island, Lagos Nigeria
31 Ivanilson Machado CEO, PUMA ENERGY Angola /Mozambique
32 Jamila Mustafa Lead Host, BET NETWORKS USA
33 Kara D. Nottingham International Affairs and Regulatory Policy, Philip Morris International Switzerland/USA
34 Kian Brown The Brand Elevator / Co-Founder, The Maroon Society USA
35 Kow Essuman, Esq. Counsel, Office of President, Ghana & Youth Ambassador for Diaspora Affairs, Ghana Ghana
36 Lígia De Medeiros Batista Activist, Lawyer & Researcher Brazil
37 Lisiane Lemos Microsoft, Brazil Brazil
38 Lola Akinmade Åkerström National Geographic Photo Journalist Sweden/Nigeria
39 Marc Alain Boucicault Founder & CEO at Banj, Port-au-Prince, Haiti Haiti
40 Morag Neil-Johnson Country Director, International NGO Bostwana
41 Nana Spio-Garbrah Creative Director, Blueprint Africa Cote d'Ivoire/Ghana
42 Ngozi Janice OKONKWO Chief Legal Officer, Oando Nigeria
43 Nicholas J. Haughton Director, Chancery & Protocol Division, Office of the Prime Minister, Jamaica Jamaica
44 Niclette Mundabi CEO, TheLuxe Africa DRC/USA
45 Nina Silva Founder, D'Black Bank & Leading IT Executive, Brazil Brazil
46 Obi Okwuegbunam Country Manager Ghana- MasterCard Nigeria
47 Oheneba Ama Nti Osei Journalist/Production Editor, The Africa Report France / Ghana
48 Omotola Jalade Ekeinde Actress Nigeria
49 Onyeche Tifase Managing Director/ CEO at Siemens Nigeria Nigeria
50 Paulo Rogério Nunes Co-Founder, Vale do Dendê Brazil
51 Peter Flegel Director of Programs and Communications, Michaëlle Jean Foundation Canada
52 Rene Silva Editor-Chefe Voz das Comunidades Brazil
53 Robinson Lynn Executive Director, Momentum Education USA
54 Dr. Samantha Sibanda Founder/CEO, Appreciate Africa. Organizer, Pride of Africa Asia Awards China
55 Samke Mhlongo CEO, TNC Wealth Partners South Africa
56 Semhar Araia Managing Director, Diaspora & Multicultural Partnerships, UNICEF USA USA
57 Serge Nawej International Business Lawyer focusing on Finance/Strategy/Mining - President of Young Entrepreneurs at Federation des Entreprises du Congo. Congo DRC
58 Seun Omobo Special Adviser to Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nigeria Nigeria
59 Seyi Tinubu Chairman & CEO, Loatsad Promomedia Nigeria
60 Sherrod Seward Partner, Investment | Business | Artist & Athlete Immigration Practice, Queen City Immigration Law USA
61 Sophie Masipa Mo Ibrahim Foundation South Africa
62 Taa Wongbe Founder & CEO, The Khana Group Liberia
63 Verlaine-Diane Soobroydoo Policy Adviser, Permanent Observer Mission of the African Union to the United Nations Mauritius/Congo (Brazzaville)
64 Walla Elsheikh Executive Director, Birthright AFRICA USA
65 Yemi Adamolekun Director EIE Nigeria Nigeria
66 Yohannes Mezgebe Coordinator AU Talks, African Union (AU) Ethiopia
67 Tania Tome CEO at ECOKAYA GROUP,TV PERSONALITY,SPEAKER,BRAND AMBASSADOR & AUTHOR Mozambique
68 Marcus Noel Founder at Heart of Man USA
69 Dr Amy Jadesimi Managing Director, LADOL Nigeria
70 Samallie Kiyingi Director, Legal Services, African Export-Import Bank Egypt/Uganda
71 Zekarias Amsalu Dubale Founder & MD at Ibex Frontier Ethiopia/USA
72 India-Alana Doris UN OHCHR Fellow / Instructor, Youth, Creative Arts Engagement & Institutionalised Discrimination. UK
73 Dr. Melissa Varswyk, BSc. M.D CEO Georgetown American University Guyana

INVITEES

S/N Name Title Company
1 Jennifer Ezeuka HR Manager Iroko Partners Inc
2 Hossam Eldeen Abdelazim Abdallah Head, Export Capacity Building Egyptian Export Development Authority
3 Bako Ambianda Chairman & CEO ATIGS Group, Inc
4 Atti Worku Founder and CEO Seeds of Africa Foundation
5 Gbolahan Opeodu Chief Executive YEELDA
6 Linus Okorie President Guardians of the Nation Internatinal (GOTNI)