The 11th Future Awards Africa which was held in Lagos on Sunday, 19th December, attracted young professionals from across Africa.
The awards celebrate young people between the ages of 18 and 31, who have made outstanding achievement in the year under consideration.
The event recognized the achievements of African young talents as well as drawing attention to the role young people have played and can play when given the chance in the continent.
The event was well attended by people from various works of life especially from the political, media and entertainment sectors.
Notable personalities at the event were Ghanaian President-elect, Nana Akufo-Addo, who was the keynote speaker, Minster of Transport; Rotimi Amaechi, Minster of Solid Minerals; Kayode Fayemi, and the former Minister of Education, Obiageli Ezekwesili.
The award, which had 105 nominees across 21 categories, saw Nigeria’s youngest commissioner, Mark Okoye, head of the Economic Planning and Budget Development Team in Anambra State, go home with the biggest prize of the night.
Below is the full list of winners:
Prize For Young Person Of The Year
The Future Awards Africa & Ebonylife Prize For OAP (Visual)
The Future Awards Africa & Ebonylife Prize For OAP(Audio)
The Future Awards Africa & Ebonylife Prize For Screen Producer
The Future Awards Africa & Ebonylife Prize For Acting
Prize For Arts & Culture
Prize For Technology
Prize For Agriculture
Prize For Professional Service
Dr. Salihu Dasuki
Prize For Sports
Africa Prize For Fashion
Prize For Business
Prize For Creative Professional
Prize For Media Enterprise
Prize For Advocacy
Prize For Education
Prize For Journalism
Prize For Beauty
Prize For Music
Prize For New Media
Prize For Public Service