• 2016 Africa Youth Awards Winners

Full List: 2016 Africa Youth Awards Winners

By |January 1st, 2017|

Africa Youth Awards, the continent’s most coveted awards for young people have announced the winners of its 2016 awards, which engaged over 170 shortlisted nominees, and received voting participation from over 145 countries from across the world.

Voted as the African

  • Potential of African Youth

New Africa – The Untapped Potential of African Youth

By |January 4th, 2016|

As African youth we have to defend, work, maintain and shape an African society that can become sustainable. To achieve this we must access the untapped potential of African Youth because Africa is you and I!

As the Africa Youth Awards

  • Africa Youth Awards 2015 - The Journey so Far

Africa Youth Awards 2015 – The Journey so Far

By |December 29th, 2015|

In 2014, the lack of appropriate recognition for Young African Change Makers and Institutions across and beyond the continent motivated us to launch the Africa Youth Awards. By recognising this need, we came together, drew up a plan and decided

  • Africa Youth Awards: Influencing Africa from Zimbabwe

Africa Youth Awards: Influencing Africa from Zimbabwe

By |July 28th, 2015|

Meeting Alvin is one thing that I definitely have to bless social media for. From his homeland of Zimbabwe, he has dedicated his time to making sure businesses in Africa grow to become sustainable, profitable and eventually recognised as global

  • Africa Youth Awards: Inspiring Change in Africa

Africa Youth Awards: Inspiring Change in Africa

By |July 23rd, 2015|

I don’t think it’s an overstatement when I say that Aaron Lordstone Kpogo is the type of person the Africa Youth Awards was intended for. Aaron is a simple young man, the fourth of six children. He was born at

  • Africa Youth Awards: From Dreamer to Achiever

Africa Youth Awards: From Dreamer to Achiever

By |July 17th, 2015|

Welcome to the first Africa Youth Awards blog. Africa Youth Awards is an annual award scheme that recognises the achievements of young Africans, young change makers on the continent and beyond.

Join us on our journey as we celebrate the youth