Future Awards Africa Releases Full list Of Finalists | See Who Got Nominated

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The Future Awards Africa 2013 has unveiled the shortlist of three nominees per category for the Awards scheduled to take place soon.

The Awards, presented in partnership with the African Union Commission, the Tony Elumelu Foundation and Microsoft, will mark the end of a three-city, week-long celebration of the Africa Union at 50 and Nigeria at 100 starting with the induction of 100 ‘Guardians of the Future’ by President Goodluck Jonathan.

The Awards will be televised exclusively for Africa Magic.

See the Nominees below:

THE LIST

THE FUTURE AWARDS AFRICA  PRIZE IN ADVOCACY & ACTIVISM

Orode Uduaghan-Okpu (24)

Tobore Oro Edema (24)

Maryam Augie (28)

 

THE FUTURE AWARDS AFRICA PRIZE IN SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

Chikezie Nwaoha (29)

Yewande Akinola (28)

Hugo Obi (32)

 

THE FUTURE AWARDS AFRICA PRIZE IN COMMUNITY ACTION

Dr. Okeke Kanayo (30)

Monica Onuoha (30)

Ife Adebayo (30)

 

THE FUTURE AWARDS AFRICA PRIZE IN NEW MEDIA

Kingsley Ezeani (23)

Ediong Umoh (26)

John Obidi (27)

 

THE FUTURE AWARDS AFRICA PRIZE IN ENTERTAINMENT TALENT

Ice Prince (28)

OC Ukeje (32)

Omawumi (31)

 

YOUNG MEDIA ENTREPRENEUR OF THE YEAR AWARD (IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE BRITISH COUNCIL)

Uche Pedro

Lydia Sobogun

Kenneth Gyang

Olawale Adetula

Kemi Adetiba

 

THE FUTURE AWARDS AFRICA PRIZE IN JOURNALISM

Monica Mark (29)

Toyosi Ogunseye (29)

Ben Ezeamalu (30)

 

THE TONY O. ELUMELU PRIZE IN BUSINESS

Saheed Jumar (28)

Melody Okwuazu (22)

Nonyelum Ibeh (27)

 

THE FUTURE AWARDS AFRICA PRIZE IN PUBLIC SERVICE

Dr. Adanna Chukwuma (31)

Joycee Awojoodu (27)

Ekong Ekong Imona (32)

 

THE FUTURE AWARDS AFRICA PRIZE IN PROFESSIONAL SERVICE

Osita Abana (28)

Adim Isiakpona (28)

Kayode Temenu (29)

 

THE FUTURE AWARDS AFRICA PRIZE IN AGRICULTURE

Olawale Isaiah Ojo (24)

Precious Peter Nweke (31)

Abraham Ojoh (22)

 

THE FUTURE AWARDS AFRICA PRIZE IN FASHION & STYLE

Vera Akporeha (23)

Yomi Makun (27)

Aisha Bello (24)

 

THE FUTURE AWARDS AFRICA PRIZE IN ARTS & CULTURE

Njideka Akunyili (30)

Anthony Anth Ezeokoye (30)

Kenneth Gyang (27)

 

THE FUTURE AWARDS AFRICA PRIZE IN ENTERPRISE SUPPORT

Isoken Ogiewonyi (26) and Wonuola Odunsi (29)

Chibuike Aguene (30)

Ayodeji Adewunmi (29), Opeyemi Awoyemi (25), and Olalekan Olude (29)

 

THE FUTURE AWARDS AFRICA PRIZE IN EDUCATION

Gossy Ukanwoke (25)

Olufunbi Falayi (27)

Otto Orondaam (26)

 

YOUNG PERSON OF THE YEAR – THE AFRICA PRIZE

Kariuki Gathitu – Kenya (27)

Foglabenchi Lily Haritu – Cameroon (27)

Peter and Paul Okoye – Nigeria (31)

Ludwick Marishane  – South Africa (22)

William Kamkwamba – Malawi (25)

Ashish J. Thakkar – Uganda (32)

Saran Kaba Jones – Liberia (31)

Moctar Dembélé – Burkina Faso (22)

Grace Ihejiamaizu – Nigeria (22)

Patrick Ngowi – Tanzania (28)

For more information, visit @TFAAfrica on Twitter or the website www.thefutureafrica.com/awards. The official hashtag for the event is #TFAA2013

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