Celebrated Ugandan comedian Anne Kansiime has been lined up among the recipients of a Canadian award that was previously won by Olympic medalists and Africa’s legends.
According to the comedian, she is set to receive the prestigious excellence award In Canada.
“We are pleased to announce your Ninja is to receive the prestigious Afroglobal Excellence Award for Entertainment. The event will be held in Toronto, Canada. Thank you Ninjaz for loving your Ninja gal Kansiime”
Adding “Thank you Anne for your unbent will and determination to continue to grow. You are in exquisite company! God is awesome,” she broke the news to her fans through social media.
Kansiime says she was nominated for the award by members of the public, and selected by a panel under the direction of Silver trust Communications, the parent company of Afroglobal Television.
Since 2004, Planet Africa Awards program now the Afroglobal Excellence Awards has identified and recognized hard work, excellence and professionalism, which produce role models, especially for our young people.
Past recipients include Olympic Gold Medalist, Daniel Igali; entrepreneur and businessman, Nobel Prize Winner, Professor Wole Soyinka; former Chairman of Grace Kennedy, Douglas Orane; movie and television star, Isaiah Washington; Nuclear Scientist, Dr. Sylvester Osamusali; YWCA International President, Dr. Musimbi Kanyoro; Biotechnologist, Dr. Florence Wambugu and William H. Osborne, President & CEO of Ford Motor Company of Canada; Legendary Singer, Yvonne Chaka Chaka, among other highly accomplished individuals and organizations.