2018 Africa Youth Awards Nominees Announced

By |December 13th, 2018|

Africa Youth Awards, the continent’s most coveted award for young people has announced nominees for the 5th edition of the award.

The nominees which features 60 young people across 5 categories were selected from 23 African countries for their outstanding works

2018 100 Most Influential Young Africans Announced

By |September 4th, 2018|

100 young achievers from 26 African countries have been announced by Africa Youth Awards as part of the 2018 list of 100 Most Influential Young Africans.

The annual prestigious list which was launched in 2016 and currently in its third year

Winners Announced For 2017 Africa Youth Awards

By |January 1st, 2018|

Africa Youth Awards, the continent’s most coveted awards for young people have announced the winners of its 2017 awards, which engaged over 140 shortlisted nominees, and received another record voting participation from over 145 countries across the globe.

Nominees spanned across

Lilian Makoi

By |August 29th, 2017|

Named Most Innovative Woman in Technology, Africa 2016 by The World Economic Forum! Lilian has developed the highly innovative Jamii Africa – a mobile micro-health insurance product for the low income population.

Lilian is a Master’s Degree holder in International Business and

Julius Malema

By |August 29th, 2017|

Awards

100 Most Influential Young Africans – 2016
100 Most Influential Young Africans – 2017
100 Most Influential Young South Africans – 2016

South Africa
Founder & Commander-in-Chief, Economic Freedom Fighters
effighters.org.za/

Julius Sello Malema is the leader of the

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Nomination Opens for 2017 100 Most Influential Young Africans

By |June 19th, 2017|

Africa Youth Awards, the leading organisation that honours young leaders and achievers across Africa has opened nominations for the 2017 edition of its annual ranking of the Most Influential Young Africans.

The inaugural list which was released in 2016, had a

Rapelang Rabana

By |May 3rd, 2017|

Awards

100 Most Influential Young Africans – 2016
100 Most Influential Young South Africans – 2016

South Africa
Founder & CEO, Rekindle Learning
www.rekindlelearning.com/

In the course of 2013, Rapelang tapped into her long-term interest in learning and education and

Richard Nyong

By |May 3rd, 2017|

Awards

100 Most Influential Young Africans – 2016
100 Most Influential Young Nigerians – 2016

Nigerian
Founder & CEO, Lekki Gardens Estate Limited
lekkigardens.com

With over a decade experience in Real Estate and Construction, Real Estate Advisory and Consulting; land

Rosebill Satha

By |May 3rd, 2017|

Awards

100 Most Influential Young Africans – 2016

Malawi

Founder & CEO, JARDS Products

www.linkedin.com/in/rosebill-satha-sambo-8aa3a19

Rosebill Satha is the founder and manager of JARDS Products, an innovative social business that produces unique, eco-friendly bamboo products while empowering youth and women through job skills development

Saadatou Mallam Barmou

By |May 3rd, 2017|

Awards

100 Most Influential Young Africans – 2016

Niger
Special Advisor, Office of the Prime Minister

Saadatou Mallam Barmou worked for International Committee of the Red Cross and the Red Crescent before becoming special adviser on humanitarian and social affairs