The Vice President of the World Armwrestling Federation (WAF), Mr Charles Osei Asibeyis expected to attendthe maiden edition of the Heroes Night Excellence Awards scheduled for New York, USA on Saturday, November 26.
Mr Asibey who doubles as the President of the Armwrestling Federation of Africa (AFA) and the President of the Ghana Armwrestling Federation (GAF), would be honoured at the event sponsored by mobile money sending app, Tap Tap Send.
A statement from theorganizers explained that the award scheme was created to acknowledge hardworking Ghanaians and Ghanaian associations excelling in any field of endeavour back home.
The awards would consider categories like sports, entertainment, entrepreneurship, health and other relevant aspect of the Ghanaian socio-cultural life for recognition.
The event night would host Ghanaian musical performers including multiple award-winning reggae singer Ras Kuuku and highlife legend, Kwabena Kwabena.
New York based Ghanaian Consulate, Mr Kingsley Daniel Atta Boafo is expected to grace the event as a special guest.
BY TIMES SPORTS REPORTER