Applause Africa Honors Global Leaders at African Diaspora Awards

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Applause Africa, a media brand for progressive Africans in the diaspora, hosted the African Diaspora Awards (ADA) Nov. 30 in New York City. The event, hosted by Emmy-nominated media professional Ojinika Obiekwe and Nasser Diallo, honored the entrepreneurial, philanthropic and leadership achievements of global  leaders.

Nobel Peace Prize winner and activist Leymah Roberta Gbowee delivered a stirring keynote address on the “The Power of Our Voice,” and was the recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award.

(Images: Adriana Sanchez; Cedric Ajavon of Made in Africa)

Applause Africa, a media brand for progressive Africans in the diaspora, hosted the African Diaspora…