Vote now! Nominations are open for this years 'African of the Year' award, which honors Africans who have made distinguished contributions in their lives. The award, which began in 2008 is sponsored by the Daily Trust in Nigeria.
Who Should be the 2015 "African of the Year"? Submit Nominations Now!
Daily Trust, 6 August 2015
DAILY TRUST is receiving nominations for 2015 African of the Year. The annual award is for Africans who have distinguished themselves in their various walks of life and/or do… Read more »
African of the Year Award Promo.
African Of The Year 2015 Award Nomination Opens
Daily Trust, 13 July 2015
DAILY TRUST, a private newspaper in Nigeria, has opened the entries for nomination of outstanding personalities for the coveted "African of the Year" award, 2015. Read more »
A panel of judges which decides the annual "African of the Year" award for the Daily Trust newspaper of Abuja has named Dr. Donald Kaberuka, president of the African Development ... Read more »
Former South African President Thabo Mbeki, main co-founder of the African Union and current leading continental conflict resolver and peacemaker received his award of Media Trust ... Read more »
2011 - Jurist Who Backed Democracy in Niger Named 'African of the Year'
allAfrica, 4 December 2011
Salifou Fatimata Bazeye, a 60-year-old distinguished jurist from Niger, has been chosen as "African of the Year" by Media Trust Limited, publisher of the Daily Trust, Weekly Trust,… Read more »
2010 - Soccer's Jordan is African of the Year
Daily Trust, 27 January 2011
The South African sports administrator and politician Mr. Daniel Alexander "Danny" Jordan was last night named as the Daily Trust African of the Year 2010 for his work in… Read more »
2009 - Abdulraheem is Daily Trust African of the Year
Daily Trust, 21 January 2010
The late Nigerian activist, scholar, newspaper columnist, social campaigner and exemplary Pan Africanist Dr. Tajudeen Abdulraheem was last night named as the Daily Trust African of… Read more »
2008 - DR Congo Doctor Mukwege is African of the Year
Daily Trust, 14 January 2009
Fifty-three year old Congolese gynaecologist Dr. Denis Mukwege Mukengere was named last night as the Daily Trust African of the Year 2008 for his devoted work in treating rape… Read more »
Dr. Salim Ahmed Salim on African of the Year Award
Daily Trust, 17 January 2009
Weekly Trust: When we contacted you to work with us in the African of the Year project, were you skeptical at the beginning at all? Read more »
'African of the Year Award is for Achievers'
Chairman of Media Trust Limited Malam Kabiru A. Yusuf said yesterday that Daily Trust African of the Year Award which began last year is targeted only at Africans who have achieved… Read more »
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