Image Award Honors Several Liberians
Liberian Image Award is in the history books as the first
ever award show to honor Liberians and people of the diaspora
in the United States of America and abroad. Honorees in attendance
to received their awards were Mr. Kwame Clement, Dr. Syrulwa
Somah, Mr. Morris Koffa, Mr. J. Z Jallah, Dr. Dehkonti Adams,
etc . Angela Peabody accepted the award for "Female Entrepreneur
of the Year", and the Heart of Courage Award went to
Maimah Karmo. Ms. Barkue Tubman and Ms. Rosemarie Tolbert
were also honored for "Female Entrepreneur of the year".
Mr.Kwame A. Clemetwas honored for "Excellence in Journalism",
and the award will now be known as the "Kwame Clement
Excellence in Journalism Award.
Also, hip hop/r&b artists, 2C now residing in Atlanta,
GA took home the very first award for "Hip Hop/R&B
Male Artist. D. J. Donzo won the "Hipco Artist of the
Year". Sundaygar Dearboy took home the awards for
"Song of the Year", "Male Artist of the year",
and "Indigenous Artist of the Year". Bush Chicken
took home the award for "Community website of the Year"
and TLC Africa won "Online News Media of the Year".
Hawa Daisy Moore open the show by performing one of her signature
hits "Soqua". The Young and Talented Ms. Jada Mayson
brought the crowd to their feet with her beautiful voice performing
her gospel hit "I am". The Show was hosted by Mr.
Gentleman, Jean B. Titus and the Lovely and Beautiful Alena
7, former Miss Washington DC. Plans are already in place for
the 2nd Annual Liberian Image Award. Log on to www.liberiaimageaward.com
for updates, feed backs and suggestions.
(Liberia Image Award) is an organization that was established
by Stomper Productions Entertainment, Leisure Entertainment
Group, Pearl of Africa, and AMP Worldwide Consultant to promote
Liberia's culture and heritage by acknowledging and honoring
the achievement of individuals,
groups and organizations for their accomplishments through
dedication made directly or indirectly to preserve the arts
and cultures of Liberia.
mission is to honors the vision of upholding, uplifting and
inspiring the positive Image of Liberia in the Diaspora and
beyond. LIA is proud to honor the innovative achievement and
improvement of our people, their modernization, entrepreneurship,
ideas, talents and business development in the entertainment
industry as well as in the Liberian community.