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First Photos: Oluchi Orlandi, Efya, Audu Maikori, Debola Williams spotted at FACE Africa’s 2019 Wash Gala

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FACE Africa’s 10th Annual Wash Gala took place on Saturday, March 23rd at Guastavino’s in New York, NY.

The festivities for the weekend included a VIP reception on the eve of the gala, cocktail reception with premium open bar, African-inspired buffet stations and more.

The year’s WASH Gala honored soccer legend Didier Drogba, Actress Nomzamo Mbatha, Bozoma Saint John, CMO at Endeavor and singer, songwriter Mr. Eazi, Delivering the 2019 keynote address was Target Corp’s Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer and Vice President of Human Resources, Caroline Wanga.

The after party was also hosted by Vanessa Mdee.

The WASH (Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene) Gala was held with the goal of bringing awareness to the growing clean water epidemic in sub-Saharan Africa and raising funds for its clean water initiatives.

The gathering was an official UN World Water Day event that brought together 400 guests from various sectors and celebrated the contributions of Africans and Africans in the diaspora.

See the photos below.

Photo Credit: #WashGala