Barbara Anakwa Nominated In 2016 Int. African Achievers Merits Awards

U.S Based Ghanaian Actress, Director, Health Practitioner and CEO of Chrisloe Entertainment, Barbara Anakwa, has made the cut in the list of Nominees released for the much anticipated International African Achievers Merits Awards.

The International African Achievers Merit Awards is a Continental corporate initiative aimed at recognizing and motivating excellence and integrity, bestowed on distinguished Africans and foreigners alike, who have genuinely made appreciable impact on the various sector of their country’s grass-root, local and national life.The focus is to motivate all African leaders, including prospective leaders and the youth by recognizing individuals and organizations that have contributed remarkably to the development of this great continent. This year’s ceremony is slated on the 24th of September 2016 at the prestigious Airport West Hotel in the beautiful city of Accra. The event is strictly by invitation.

Undoubtedly, Awards and honors are like shadows that follow all great achievers inevitably under the sun. Barbara makes the list of few African women who are relentlessly making their motherlands proud wherever they find themselves, no wonder she has been easily recognized by the board of African Update Magazine as one of the nominees in this year’s Awards for her exceptional contribution towards making the continent a better place. Other big names that were nominated include Otumba Moses Adeyemo (Deputy Governor of Oyo State Nigeria),

Dr. Oyedapo Olalekan Oyetunde, Managing Director CEO Roding Health Care, Bola Ray of EIB, Veteran Reggae Artist Obiba Sly Collins, Dr. Money of 4Real Records, Prolific Writer Steven Ackah, CEO of International Brands Ghana, John Kofi Appiagyei and other outstanding personalities and organisations. (Check full list of nominations at

Barbara is a very strong, focused and determined woman with a relentless passion to change the world around her. She believes that one can become whoever they wish to be with hardworking and determination no matter their race, tribe, religion, gender or colour. Barbara is happily married to Dr. Cyclopea Anakwa and blessed with two beautiful children Christian and Chloe.

By Barimah Amoaning Samuel