EMY Africa Awards 2019: Full List of Winners

Winners for the 2019 Exclusive Men of the Year (EMY Africa Awards) have been announced.

The Father’s Day aimed at celebrating the most outstanding, inspiring and hardworking men in our societies came off on June 22 at the Kempinski Hotel in Accra.

This event themed “Positioning the new African for a paradigm shift” saw great men like centurion National Chief Imam, Sheik Usman Nuhu Sharubutu, Louis Lamis, CEO of  Liezer-Legacy Productions – producers of Kejetia Vs Makola and Patrick Awuah the Founder and President of Ashesi University College grab awards for their great work in society.

Below is the full list of winners.


The Pav Ansah Communicator Award – WINNER: Giovani Caleb

Man of the Year – Entertainment – WINNER: Louis Lamis

Man of the Year – Sports – WINNER: Ezekiel Nana Ziggy Ansah

Discovery of the Year – WINNER: Kofi Genfi

Brand of the Year – WINNER: Adepa Shoes


Man of the YearRecipient – Dr Ernest Ofori Sarpong

Woman of the YearRecipient – Patricia Poku-Diaby

Lifetime Achievement AwardRecipient – Sheikh Dr Osmanu Nuhu Sharubutu 

Men Group/Club of The YearRecipient – Veterans Administration, Ghana (VAG)

Magnate Award (Man of the Year – Business)Recipient – Daniel McKorley

Diasporan AwardRecipient – Boris Kodjoe

Media Excellence AwardRecipient – Mr Torgbor Mensah

The Settler AwardRecipient – Iyiola Ayoade

The Guardian Award (Mentorship And Leadership Award) Recipient – Dr Patrick Awuah

The Green Fingers Award (Man of the Year – Agriculture)Recipient – Richard Nunekpeku

Man of the Year – Technology, sponsored by NASCO GhanaRecipient – Mr Archie Hesse

Asclepian Award (Man of the Year – Health)Recipient – Mr Kofi Nsiah Poku

 The Rig Award (Man of the Year – Oil & Gas)Recipient – Kevin Okyere

Man of the Year – Style – Recipient – Yofi Grant

Man of Courage AwardRecipient – Paul Anomah-Kordieh

Commonwealth Development AwardRecipient – British High Commission, Accra

SPECIAL RECOGNITION AWARDS​​​​​Green Corporate Star Award (Sponsored by A Rocha Ghana)

Recipient – Guinness Ghana Breweries PLC

Humanitarian Award – Nii Botswe Laryea II (Kotobabi Manste)  

Recognition Award for Advertising and MarketingRecipient – Mr Joel Nettey

Young Achiever – MaleRecipient – Sangu Delle

Young Achiever – (Female) Dentaa Amoateng Mbe