Award Finalists 

Finalists

YALAWARD FINALISTS

Honouring Exceptional Young African Leaders for their professional accomplishments and engagement, personal attributes and community commitment, and leadership role to make their nation and Africa a better place to live and realize their dreams and aspirations.

2019

Meet our extraordinary Top 35 Finalists for the Young African Leaders Awards 2019!

Africa is a better place because they volunteered, and we thank them for it.

Heba Assem Adel

Heba Assem Adel

Egypt

 

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Bitania Lulu Berhanu

Bitania Lulu Berhanu

Ethiopia

 

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Medi Muyisa

Medi Muyisa

Congo

 

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David Saah Nyumah

David Saah Nyumah

Liberia

 

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Tahri Mohammed Amine

Tahri Mohammed Amine

Morocco

 

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Adegbule Oluwole

Adegbule Oluwole

Nigeria

 

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Melaku Hailu Gudeta

Melaku Hailu Gudeta

Ethiopia

 

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Harriet Nana Serwaa

Harriet Nana Serwaa

Ghana

 

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Fatiha Abrar

Fatiha Abrar

Morocco

 

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Kalejaye Folajimi

Kalejaye Folajimi

Nigeria

 

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Kalewongel Tesfaye

Kalewongel Tesfaye

Ethiopia

 

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Ernest Nana Yaw Obeng

Ernest Nana Yaw Obeng

Ghana

 

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Edema Ebunoluwa Grace

Edema Ebunoluwa Grace

Nigeria

 

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Louis Appiah

Louis Appiah

Ghana

 

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Akindaerin Opeyemi Emmanuel

Akindaerin Opeyemi Emmanuel

Nigeria

 

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Oseh John

Oseh John

SIERRA LEONE

 

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Dimma Mawejje Muhammed

Dimma Mawejje Muhammed

Uganda

 

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Lekhooa Letsatsi

Lekhooa Letsatsi

Lesotho

 

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Onyegwara Prisca Chinaemerem

Onyegwara Prisca Chinaemerem

Nigeria

 

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Victor Turatsinze Mafigi

Victor Turatsinze Mafigi

Congo

 

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Yaakoub Benarab

Yaakoub Benarab

Algeria

 

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Isatu M Bokum

Isatu M Bokum

The Gambia

 

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Sandra Ajaja

Sandra Ajaja

Nigeria

 

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Kalvince Otieno

Kalvince Otieno

Kenya

 

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Adewole Adejola

Adewole Adejola

Nigeria

 

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Akram Serdani

Akram Serdani

Algeria

 

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Victor Okechukwu Chimezie

Victor Okechukwu Chimezie

Nigeria

 

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Sharize Odongo

Sharize Odongo

Kenya

 

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Alhassan Sesay

Alhassan Sesay

Sierra Leone

 

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Sié Gérard Kambiré

Sié Gérard Kambiré

Cote d’Ivoire

 

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Oluwafunmilayo Ayobami Oni

Oluwafunmilayo Ayobami Oni

Nigeria

 

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Abdul Rahman Mustapha Kowa

Abdul Rahman Mustapha Kowa

Sierra Leone

 

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Adeseluka Yetunde Oladejo

Adeseluka Yetunde Oladejo

Nigeria

 

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Francis Koskei

Francis Koskei

Kenya

 

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Arafat Bakir LESHEVE

Arafat Bakir LESHEVE

Tanzanian

 

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