Aimed at celebrating and accelerating innovation, creativity and enterprise amongst young Africans, The Future Awards which has been termed the ‘most important youth awards’ by Forbes would be holding its 2017 edition on Saturday, 9 December, 2017 at the Federal Palace Hotel, Lagos.


In respect to the celebration of the values of young Africans, The Ford Foundation hosted nominees of The Future Awards Africa to a reception on Thursday, 30 November, 2017, as one of the activities leading up to the 12th edition of the annual award ceremony.

Guests at the event include Peter Okoye, Ubi Franklin, Bovi, Akah Nnani, Olive Emordi, Mary Njoku, Ini Dima Okojie, Emem Ema and others.

The Future Awards Africa, spotlights individuals who are leading the charge and impacting their communities positively.

The event is powered by The Future Project and refreshed by 7Up with support from Ford Foundation.

Check out the event in pictures: