London saw the first ever African Pride Awards take place on Sunday the 31st of July 2016 at the highbrow venue of Cafe De Paris. The award ceremony which was organised by AfricaUnplugged and Therapy Entertainment LTD was solely set up to honour Africans making incredible strides in their different industries in the UK and the African diaspora community at large.
The night thoroughly showcased the African culture in all its splendour with top entertainers from comedy, music and dance thrilling the guests. The event was hosted by popular UK broadcasters Adesope Olajide and Amanda Star of Factory78, Vox Africa TV, BenTV and Beat FM respectively, the gala night was well attended with over 350 guest from celebrities from the world of sport and the movers and shakers of the UK entertainment industry with stars such as Chris Eubank Jnr, African boxing champion Larry Ekundayo, Capital extras Tim Westwood and Wild N Outâ€s Kojo the comedian amongst the attendees. amazing performances from Coco Mbassi, Bantu Arts African Dancers, ITVâ€™s Lateef Lovejoy to name a few.
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