PROGRAMME OUTLAY

Theme: Africa 4.0: Redefining Growth, Sustainability & Innovation 

DATE: 17th September 2021
TIME: 15.00 – 17.00 (GMT)

15:00 – 15:30 OPENING PLENARY

Invocation and Introductions – Ms. Nwandi Lawson, Chief Cultivation Officer, The Virtues Collective LLC, Atlanta USA, – Plenary Director of ceremonies

ALM Mini video documentary

Welcome Address by Dr Ken Giami, Chairman & Publisher, African Leadership Magazine

Keynote 1: Africa 4.0: Redefining Growth, Sustainability & Innovation by HE Jewel Howard-Taylor, Vice President of the Republic of Liberia

Presentation by Sen. Manqoba Khumalo, Minister of Commerce & Industry, Kingdom of Eswatini

Presentation by HE Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Executive Governor of Lagos State, Nigeria (TBC)

15:30 – 16:00 SPECIAL PRESENTATIONS

  1. Dr. Joyce Aryee, Co-Chair, ALM Advisory Council
  2. Carlos Moore Esq., President, National Bar Association, USA
  3. Gary Whitehill, Chair, Geostrategic Holdings, USA
  4. Ms. Caroline Abel, Governor, Bank of Seychelles (TBC)
  5. Noleen Mariappen, Impact Entrepreneur & Consultant, UK

Q&A

16.00 – 17.00 11TH AFRICAN BUSINESS LEADERSHIP AWARDS (ABLA) PRESENTATION CEREMONY

Meet the Winners (A video collage about the event and the winners for 2021)

ALM Advisory Board Announcements by Dr. Ken Giami, Chairman/Publisher, African Leadership Magazine.

Induction into African Leadership Council by Joyce Aryee, -Co-Chair, ALM Advisory Council

Awards Presentations and Investiture by HE Jewel Howard-Taylor, Vice President of Liberia

Acceptance remarks by honourees

Special Presentation by Rep. John King, former Chair, South Carolina Legislative Black Caucus, USA

Formal Unveiling of the Special ABLA winners edition of the African Leadership Magazine

 Vote of thanks & Closing Remarks by Kingsley Okeke, Managing Editor, African Leadership Magazine