Highlife sensation, Gladstorm Kwabena Akwaboah Jnr., known by his stage name, Akwaboah Jnr, is set to entertain patrons at the 46th MTN Sports Writers Association of Ghana (SWAG) Awards which comes off at the Accra International Conference Centre (AICC) on Friday, December 17, 2021.
The smooth-talking artist joins a long list of elite performers, including Amakye Dede, the Ramblers International Band, Samini and Kwabena Kwabena, to perform at the awards in line with SWAG tradition.
The SWAG President, Mr Kwabena Yeboah explained that the decision to sign high profile musicians such as Akwaboah Jnr to perform at the prestigious awards fell in line with the association’s tradition to provide stakeholders with quality entertainment on such a hallowed platform to celebrate the outstanding achievements of Ghana sports in 2021.
“This year, patrons should expect an electrifying performance from Akwaboah Jnr who has carved a niche for himself in the music industry especially in the highlife genre,” the SWAG president said.
Akwaboah Jnr, whose hit songs include Posti Me, Ensesa, I do Love You and Ntro Naa, told www.swagghana.com that he was delighted to be chosen as the lead act for the 46th SWAG Awards and will be looking forward to giving out his best on the night.
He commended SWAG for leading the way in awarding deserving athletes whose performances unites the country therefore he was excited to perform on the stage at the nation’s premier awards.
Over 30 sportsmen and sportswomen are expected to be honoured at the 46th MTN SWAG Awards which is being supported by GOIL, Ghana Free Zones Authority (GFZA), National Lottery Authority (NLA) Betboro Ghana, Stanbic Bank, and ASKOF Productions
SWAG Awards, the longest running award scheme in Ghana since 1975, rewards top performing Sports men and Women over the year, and recognises the efforts of persons involved in Sports development.