Awards Gala Honored Aliko Dangote, President and Chief Executive Officer, Dangote Group
Paid Special Tributes to Ali Moshiri, President, Chevron Africa and Latin America Exploration and Production Company; and Stephen Hayes, CEO, Corporate Council on Africa
Recognized AAI Alumnus Sunil Benimadhu, Chief Executive, Stock Exchange of Mauritius
Awarded the Regional Integration Award to The People of Rwanda
During the United Nations General Assembly, The Africa-America Institute celebrated and recognized the extraordinary dedication and pioneering achievements of US and African leaders at the AAI 2016 Annual Awards Gala.
The 2016 Honorees were Aliko Dangote, Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer, Dangote Group; Ali Moshiri, President, Chevron Africa and Latin America Exploration and Production Company; Stephen Hayes, CEO of the Corporate Council on Africa; and Sunil Benimadhu, Chief Executive of the Stock Exchange of Mauritius.The Awards Gala also announced the unanimous vote of the AAI Board of Trustees to appoint Kofi Appenteng, Chairman of the Ford Foundation, as the Chief Executive Officer of The Africa-America Institute.
View of the atmosphere during the Africa-America Institute’s 2016 Annual Awards Gala at Cipriani 25 Broadway on September 20, 2016 in NYC
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