Home  »  Entertainment

Nomination opens for 2017 100 Most Influential Young Africans
Source: Prince Akpah   |   June 15, 2017   |  66 Views

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 massive reception from across the continent including the president of Rwanda Paul Kagame and other influential Africans and also sparked positive debates around the continent about the potential and role of young people.

Categories Opened for Nomination include; Media, Law and Governance, Business, Sports, Academia and Personal Development, Science and Technology, Social Enterprise and Philanthropy, Leadership and Civil Society, Entertainment, Lifestyle.

Nominations can submitted through www.africayouthawards.org/nominate/ 
According to the COO of Africa Youth Awards, Terser Adamu, the final list will be released in August ahead of the commemoration of the United Nation’s International Youth Day.

Launched in 2014, the Africa Youth Awards has become a recognised platform for young Africans to showcase what contributions they have made to the success of the continent thus far, and the potential that they possess to take Africa to the next level across various key industries.

The 2017 Most Influential Young Africans is spearheaded by Africa Youth Awards and supported by Avance Media, www.mynaijanaira.com, Global Skills Exchange and Africa Youth Commission.

ghanaweb.com | August 22, 2017
Popular Ghanaian actor John Dumelo recently hosted the 3rd annual Glitz Fashion Awards held this...
tongagh.com | August 22, 2017
The management of songstress, Ebony, has debunked reports suggesting there is a friction between...
tongagh.com | August 22, 2017
In hip hop history, it is almost a ritual for every popular rapper to venture into clothing line,...
tongagh.com | August 22, 2017
Henceforth, Nigerians will not be hearing Davido’s ‘If’, ‘Fall,’ and...
peacefmonline.com | August 22, 2017
The 2017 Glitz Style Awards was held on Saturday, August 19, 2017 at Muvenpic Ambassador Hotel in...
tongagh.com | August 21, 2017
Organizers of the 2017 Oscars, Foreign language edition, Ghana, have bemoaned the rate at which...
tongagh.com | August 21, 2017
Samuel Odartey Lamptey, an experienced diver has disclosed that Theophilus Tagoe, popularly known...
tongagh.com | August 21, 2017
Henrietta Adwoa Osei, a daughter of Dr Osei Kwame (popularly known as Despite) of Despite Group of...
tongagh.com | August 19, 2017
Dancehall artiste, Shatta Wale, has described his fellow artiste, Stonebwoy, as an amateur when it...
MODERNGHANA.COM | August 17, 2017
Dancehall artiste, Shatta Wale, has praised rival Samini as an icon who is worth...