The Future Awards Africa (TFAA) has announced the ambassadors for the 10th anniversary with creative individuals and past winners of the awards across business, development, governance and the creative industries.
TFAA selected 10 ambassadors for the 10th anniversary and they are – international recording artiste Bukola ‘Asa’ Elemide (Nigeria), music producer Michel ‘Don Jazzy’ Ajere (Nigeria), beauty entrepreneur Tara Fela Durotoye (Nigeria), founder of LEAP Africa Ndidi Nwuneli (Nigeria), agriculture entrepreneur Nnaemeka Ikeguonu (Nigeria), activist Sangu Delle (Ghana), power entrepreneur Patrick Ngowi (Tanzania), singer Diamond Platinumz (Tanzania), change-maker Fogblanbenchi Lily Harity (Cameroon), and lawmaker Oramait Alengoil (Uganda).
According to Sean Obedih, a member of the awards Central Working Committee based in Ghana, “These 10 African icons have been selected from across East, West and Southern Africa because they represent the essence of TFAA. They speak to the best that Africa has, but more importantly their lives work have inspired millions to take charge of their destinies and to get involved in rebuilding their communities and their countries.There are no better ambassadors than these to drive our #AfricaNeedsYou message as we celebrate 10 years of the awards and prepare for 10 more years of impact.”
Meet the ambassadors below.