The 2014 Planet Africa Awards gala is scheduled for November 8th Convention Centre, 175 Derry Road in Mississauga. The awards program seeks to identify and recognize deserving individuals, organizations, businesses and agencies that make a profound difference in society, at the national and international levels. at the Grand Victorian

Since 2004, the awards program has honoured many achievers. The Red Carpet event brings together people of African origin and others of goodwill from around the world, to celebrate leadership and excellence in Toronto, Canada. Headliners and Keynote speakers have included, Dr. Bernice King, CEO of the King Centre and daughter of Civil Rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., and Dr. Julius Garvey, son of the legendary Marcus Garvey.

Past recipients include Kevin Williams, President and Managing Director, General Motors Canada; Professor Wole Soyinka, Nobel Laureate; The Hon. Jean Augustine, Fairness Commissioner and Former Minister; Nollywood actors Majid Michel and Zach Orji; Douglas Orane, Chairman of Grace Foods; Daniel Igali, Olympic Gold Medalist; Isaiah Washington, Hollywood Star and Yvonne Chaka Chaka, South Africa’s legendary singer, among others.

Red Carpet Reception, 6.00 PM | Dinner & Awards, 7.00 PM
Tickets are $150 and a table of 10 is $1500

Tel: (416) 247 5777 |

VIP Reception and Awards Show
Saturday, November 8th
Time: VIP Reception at 6:00 pm; Dinner & Awards at 7.00 pm
Location:Grand Victorian Convention Centre,
               175 Derry Road in Mississauga

Tickets: Tickets are $150; advance orders going fast! , 2014

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