The 2019 GUBA USA Awards took place at The Pierre, A Taj Hotel, New York on 26th September 2019. 



This is the 10th anniversary of GUBA and the first edition in USA.


Dr. Yvette Appiah with Nancy Abu-Bonsrah
Dr. Yvette Appiah with Nancy Abu-Bonsrah


Congratulations to Nancy Abu-bonsrah, the first Black female Neurosurgeon at Johns Hopkins University for winning the Young Woman In Science Award.


Two years ago, Nancy Abu-Bonsrah became the first  black woman to become a neurosurgery resident at Johns Hopkins Hospital



Nancy Abu-Bonsrah Wins Young Woman In Science Award At GUBA USA


Other winners of the night lncludes:

Mary Spio – African Innovator of the Year Award

Dr. Thomas Mensah – GUBA Technological Achievement Award

Kwame Akoto-Bamfo –  Artist of the Year

Dr. Ave Kludze for Innovation in Science & Technology

Daphne Mashile-Nkosi – Industrious African Woman Award
Dr. Oheneba Boachie-Adjei – Exceptional Contribution to Medicine Award
Patrick Gyimah Awuah Jr. – Exemplary Achievement in Education Award

Simon Fuller – Public Service Award

Rosa Whitaker – Excellence in African Socio-Economic Advancement AwardRachel Naa-Du Laryea – Student Excellence Award

Richelieu Dennis – Editorial Excellence Award

Nicholas Jason Osei Buamah – Young and Talented Award

Dr. Yvette Appiah with Nancy Abu-Bonsrah


Photo Credit: GUBA USA/Nancy Abu-Bonsrah/ SwagofAfrica

Great Event brought to you by GUBA AWARDS USA

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