ICS Africa and Avance Media Releases 2022 top 50 Ghanaian Event Influencers in Africa.

Music sensation Black Sherif, GUBA Awards Founder, Dentaa Amoateng; Renowned Conference speaker, Dzigbordi K. Dosoo; Celebrated Photographers Twinsdntbeg, and Groundbreaking DJ Vyrusky have been named in the 2022 list of Top 50 Ghanaians Event Influencers in Africa.

They join other A-list stakeholders in Ghana’s growing event industry who have played a key role in sustaining the growth of the events industry while lacing it with innovation.

Rudy Kwakye of the Rave Media Group who has been a pivot to Afronation Ghana, the world’s biggest Afrobeats festival makes the list for the second year running. Some others that made the list for the second edition like the first include; Sarkodie, Theresa Ayoade (Charter House), Felix Adomako Mensah (Zion Felix), Jerry Adjorlolo (MC), Anita Erskine (MC) and Kuami Eugene.

DJ K Crakk, GHHyper, KiDi, KobbyKyei and Mr Drew made their debut on the list. Empire Entertainment’s Nat Kwabena Adisi and Kojo Soboh (EMY Africa) dropped were excluded in this year’s list as Richard Abbey Junior of Xodus Communications made it to the 2022 list.

The awardees were selected by an astute board and select panel after months of monitoring and fulfilling all stipulated conditions. They have shown leadership, resilience, zeal, and consistency despite the economic downturn.

They were spread across eight categories including Event Organizers, Event DJs, Conference Speakers, Master of Ceremonies, Event Bloggers, Event Entertainers, Event photographers, and Event Designers/Stylists.

This year’s batch of honours will highlight the influence of top game-changers in the events industry in Ghana, Nigeria, and South Africa. Other countries will follow in the subsequent years.

The “Top 50 Event Influencers” is a list compiled by Africa’s fastest-growing Pan African Business Solutions and Events company, ICS Africa Limited (Impact Concept and Solution Africa).

In partnership with leading PR, Research and Rating Organizations, Avance Media, the list recognizes, acknowledges, and honours event influencers across Africa for their independent contributions towards the development of the event space on the continent.

Below are the names and recipients of the 2022 Top 50 Ghanaian Event Influencers in Africa.

A.      Top Influential Ghanaian Event Organizers:

1.       Beryl Agyekum Ayaba (Echo House)

2.       Theresa Ayoade (Charter House)

3.       Nabil Alhassan (Event Factory)

4.       Rudy Kwakye (Rave Media Group)

5.       Abdul Abdullah (Culture Management Group)

6.       Richard Abbey Jnr (Xodus Communications)

7.       Dentaa Amoateng (GUBA)

8.       Georgina Nettey (GeNET Services)

B.      Top Influential Ghanaian Event DJs:

1)      DJ Vyrusky

2)      DJ Aroma

3)      DJ K Crakk

4)      DJ Sly King

5)      DJ Mic Smith

C.      Top Influential Ghanaian Conference Speakers:

1.       Dzigbordi K. Dosoo

2.       Albert Ocran

3.       Amos Kevin Annan

4.       Kwame A.A. Opoku

D.      Top Influential Ghanaian Event Bloggers:

1.       Eugene Nkansah (Nkonkonsa)

2        Aaron Safohene Afful (Ronnie is Everywhere)

3.       Felix Adomako Mensah (Zion Felix)

4.       Kobby Kyei (Kobby Kyei News)

5.       Stephen Adotey Mingle (GH Hyper)

6.        Ameyaw Kissi Debrah (Ameyaw Debrah)

E.      Top Influential Ghanaian Master of Ceremonies:

1.       Jerry Adjorlolo

2.       George Bannerman

3.       Berla Mundi

4.       Kabutey The MC

5.       Anita Erskine

6.       Myster Pratt

F.      Top Influential Ghanaian Event Entertainers

1.       Sarkodie

2.       Kuami Eugene

3.       Gyakie

4.       Stonebuoy

5.       KiDi

6.       Clemento Suarez

7.       Adina

8.       Black Sherif

9.       Jacinta

10.     Joe Mettle

11.     Mr. Drew

G.      Top Influential Ghanaian Event photographers:

1.       Twinsdntbeg (Swag of Africa)

2.       Robert Abban (Rob Photography)

3.       Sadiq More (Hype Lens Africa)

4.       Manuel Photography

H.      Top Influential Ghanaian Event Designers / Stylists:

1.       Lion Heart Events (Tamara Jonah-Goka)

2.       Debra-Jane Nelson (Think Mahogany Events)

3.       Madam Afi Amoro (Jandel)

4.       Akua Afriyie Sarpong-Ayisa (Unique Floral)

5.       Abokuma Ellis – Purple Twirl

6.       Bryan T Menson – White Chalk the Planner

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2022 Top 50 NGOs in Africa list announced by ICS Africa

ICS Africa Limited (Impact Concept and Solutions Africa Limited), a leading Pan African Events and Business Solutions Company has released the Top 50 NGOS in Africa 2022 list.

The list includes top local and international institutions who through their works have been social impact game-changers and whose influence in Africa cannot be underestimated. They have also contributed a significant amount of finances and expertise to ensure growth and development in various sectors on the continent.

Through their works, these organizations are identified as pacesetters whose initiatives and support have changed the lives of millions of persons across the African continent.

The Nelson Mandela Foundation, UNICEF, GIZ, CAMFED, Mastercard Foundation, MTN Foundation Ghana, MEST Africa, Vodafone Foundation, AMREF, Tony Elumelu Foundation, Operation Smile, Smile Foundation, Doctors without Boarders and MTN Foundation and other laudable NGOs in Africa are noted for their fight against climate change, border crisis and poverty. Others have also played key roles in the areas of health, technology, entrepreneurship and terrorism.

The inaugural list was compiled and published in March 2020 to highlight the influence of NGOs at the thick of the coronavirus pandemic while the 2022 list is launched in September to commemorate World Charity Day.

Africa’s leading PR, rating, and research organization, Avance Media have been partners since the maiden compilation.

Founder and Chief Executive of ICS Africa, Emmaline Datey, noted that the annual rankings of Top NGOs in Africa will continue to serve as a motivation to encourage NGOs or social impact organizations who have made a difference in Africa to continue to make lasting impact as well as encourage more emerging NGOs to continue to grow their brands through selfless service to Africans in consistent excellence, integrity, creativity and innovation.


  1. YUVA
  2. World Vision Africa
  4. Nyagi
  5. West Africa AIDS Foundation (WAAF)
  6. Junior Achievement Africa
  7. Save the Children Nigeria
  8. The Nelson Mandela Foundation
  9. Merck Foundation
  10. Greenpeace Africa
  11. Ape Action Africa
  12. AWARE Trust
  13. Conservation Through Poverty Alleviation International
  14. OWIT International
  15. Voluntary Service Overseas
  16. Etija
  17. Green Belt Movemen
  18. Africans Rising
  19. High Atlas Foundation
  20. International Anti-Poaching Foundation
  21. Red Cross Society
  22. Leading Youth, Sport & Development Project
  23. Little Light Uganda
  24. British Council
  25. Samburu Project
  26. Save the Children Nigeria
  27. Somali Women & Development Center
  28. Tazanian Children’s Fund
  29. Tostan
  30. Ubuntu Education
  31. UNICEF
  32. Water School
  33. GIZ
  34. CAMFED
  35. Mastercard Foundation
  36. MTN Foundation Ghana
  37. MEST Africa
  38. OXFAM
  39. Vodafone Foundation
  40. AMREF
  41. Tony Elumelu Foundation
  42. Operation Smile
  43. Smile Foundation
  44. Doctors without Boarders
  45. Care International
  46. Plan International
  47. Amnesty International
  48. Ford Foundation
  49. SOS Children’s Villages
  50. Action Aid
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50 Top NGOS in Africa (2022)

To recognize the social impact and positive influence of these NGOs in Africa.

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Nominations Open for the 3rd YouTube Creators Awards Ghana, Celebrating Excellence in Content Creation (FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE)

Nominations Open for the 3rd YouTube Creators Awards Ghana, Celebrating Excellence in Content Creation

The stage is set, the spotlight is shining, and it’s that time of the year again! We are thrilled to announce that nominations are now officially open for the 3rd YouTube Creators Awards Ghana, a prestigious part of the much-awaited Ghana YouTube Creators Festival. This is your chance to celebrate and honor your favorite local creators for their outstanding contributions to the digital world.

New Category Alert – Diaspora Creator of the Year!

This year, we’re taking the celebration to new heights by introducing the “Diaspora Creator of the Year” category. We recognize the incredible talent and influence of Ghanaian creators living beyond our borders, and it’s time to shine a spotlight on their exceptional work.

How to Nominate Your Favorite Creators:

Nomination is a simple and exciting process:

1.  Visit the Awards Page: Go to ytcreatorsfestival.com to access the nominations portal.
2.  Select Your Categories: Browse through the categories and select the one(s) that resonate with your favorite creators’ work.
3.  Submit Your Nominations: Fill out the nomination form, providing the names of creators and other few information.
4.  Spread the Word: Encourage your friends, family, and fellow fans to participate and support their favorite creators as well.

Celebrating Excellence and Inspiration:

The YouTube Creators Ghana Awards are not just about recognition; they’re about celebrating the creators who inspire us, make us laugh, teach us, and bring joy to our screens. Your nominations are a powerful way to show appreciation for their dedication and hard work.

Important Dates:

•   Nominations Open: [4th October 2023 ]
•   Nominations Close: [1st November 2023]
•   Awards Ceremony: [25th November 2023 ]
•   Location: [Accra Mall, silver bird ]

Join us at the awards ceremony as we unveil the winners and celebrate the diverse talents in our Ghanaian creator community. It promises to be a night filled with entertainment, inspiration, and unforgettable moments.

Get Ready to Nominate:

Visit ytcreatorsfestival.com now and let your voice be heard! It’s time to recognize the creators who have made an impact in your life and the lives of many others.

For media inquiries, sponsorship opportunities, or additional information about the 3rd YouTube Creators Ghana Awards and the Ghana YouTube Creators Festival, please contact:

[+233570570892 ]

About the Ghana YouTube Creators Festival:

The Ghana YouTube Creators Festival is a vibrant celebration of creativity, innovation, and community in the digital era. It brings together content creators, industry experts, and enthusiasts to share knowledge, inspire, and connect. The YouTube Creators Ghana Awards are a key highlight of the festival, honoring outstanding creators who make a difference through their content. The event is powered locally by Entamoty Media Ltd with support from ICS Africa, Menta Music, Style ID Africa, Twellium Industrial Ltd, Beyond the return, Ghana Tourism Authority. Below are the full categories ;

YT Tech creator
YT Food Creator
YT Travel Creator
YT Entertainment Creator
YT Educational Creator
YT Comic Creator
YT Lifestyle Creator
YT Beauty Creator
YT Gospel Creator
YT Music Creator
YT Dance Creator
YT Creator of the year
YT Video of the year
YT news and media creator
YT Discovery Creator
YT Sports and Gaming Creator
YT Diaspora Creator

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Top Leaders from Europe and Africa to Convene in Berlin for the 2023 Africa Global Business Summit (AGBS).

The Africa Global Business Summit Berlin (AGBS) 2023 themed “Advancing Africa’s Global Private Sector Partnerships: Prospect and Challenges, will be hosted at the 5-star prestigious Hotel Waldorf Astoria in Berlin on the 23rd and 24th of March 2023.

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