African Achievers Awards 2022

12th African Achievers Awards

United Kingdom









The African Achievers Awards is an annual awards ceremony that celebrates African excellence through recognizing and honouring notable individuals and organizations in Africa across multiple industries that contribute immensely to the growth and development of the continent.

The African achievers Gala Night is designed to be a fun, exciting and A-List networking event that will have in attendance varied diplomats, Influential Individuals and top entrepreneurs from the African continent and the diaspora.

The Awards ceremony has grown to be one of the biggest gatherings of African business leaders and entrepreneurs shaping the future of Africa.

VISION: Pursuit for excellence in Africa

History of African Achievers Awards

African Achievers Awards was founded in  2011, Since its inception, we have recognised influential African that are developing and growing Africa we all what to see. The first award was presented to Arch Bishop Desmond Tutu in 2011 to recognise his fight for human rights, justice and peace. The event has been hosted in different countries to reach Africans in the diaspora.

Past key influential individuals

Late Arch Bishop Desmond Tutu

Late Arch Bishop Desmond Tutu

Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma

Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma

Dr Nakedi Mathews Phosa

Dr Matthew Posa

President Jakaya Kikwete, President of Tanzania

President Jakaya Kikwete, Former President of Tanzania

•	Oliver Musila Litondo. Kenyan actor, filmmaker and journalist.

Oliver Musila Litondo. Kenyan actor, filmmaker and journalist

Diamond Platnumz

Diamond Platnumz

Titi Horsfall
Titi Horsfall, Author, Novelist and Poet
Mo Abudu, Founder EbonyLife TV

Mo Abudu, Founder EbonyLife TV

Peace Hyde

Ms. Linda Ikeji

Ms. Linda Ikeji

Dr Josephine Ojiambo
Dr Josephine Ojiambo

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If you are an entrepreneur that would like to participate at the African Achievers Awards 2022, and you meet the below criteria. A motivational letter is required, why you should attend this event and how it will benefit you and your business. Kindly forward the letter to



Age 18-35


Business Owner


2 years in operation


Business annual Turnover 50 000 USD