Black History Month - Awards night - an opportunity to recognize leaders in the Black Community in Manitoba
Naomi and I were fortunate to attend the Community Awards Banquet which was the wind up celebration and awards for Black History Month. Dougald and Cecilia Lamont also attended, as did Tanjit Nagra, our Manitoba Liberal candidate in Fort Richmond in the 2019 provincial election.
Tanjit Nagra, Naomi and myself are with Wilfred Sam King Jr who received the Sports Award.
Dougald Lamont presented a Lifetime Achievement Award to Robert M'Vondo.
I presented the Business Award to Kamta Roy Singh.1
June "Pepper" Harris received the Entertainment Award.
Oyindamola Alaka received the Youth Award
Jim Ogunnoiki received a Lifetime Achievement Award
Maggie Yeboah received the Wade Kojo Williams Sr., Human Rights Award
Bashir Khan was the guest speaker.
Thanks to Rhonda Thompson and Nadia Thompson who were very effective co-Masters of Ceremonies.
Thanks to the members of the Committee who were involved in organizing the Awards Banquet