The 2006 Glo-CAF Awards has been listed as the first item on the program of activities for the Golden
Jubilee celebration of Ghana's status as an independent nation. Ghana won her independence from
the British colonial masters in 1957 and the government of President John Kuffour is rolling out
the drums to mark the occasion.
Dr. Charles Wereko-Brobby, Chairman of the Ghana@ 50 Organizing Committee was quick to express the
committee's joy at incorporating the Glo-CAF Awards into their anniversary program, noting that “such an
epoch event on the continent will add spice to our celebrations” Wereko-Brobb,y who met with Globacom's Director of Promotions, Events & Sponsorship, Mr. Folu Aderibigbe gave the committee's assurance to collaborate with Globacom and CAF in making a success of the awards.
“It is a very special moment for Ghana and we are glad to work with Globacom and CAF with respect to this
awards which is coming up at a very auspicious time for us in Ghana”, remarked the Ghana@50 organizing
committee boss. Mr. Aderibigbe thanked the Ghanaian government for their support and hospitality, adding “we feel very much at home here since we began project visits and we are very confident that the people of Ghana and Globacom have through this award began a relationship that will be mutually beneficial.Glo is an authentic African brand and it is not by accident that we are in Ghana after Nigeria”.