By Angeline Mgbele, Correspondent Abuja
The Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative will hold an online Award Ceremony of the 2020 Africa’s Business Heroes (ABH) on November 14, 2020 at 12:00pm GMT.
Guests will not only have the chance to witness the live announcement of this year’s winners but testify to what share of the US$1.5 million prize pool they will be awarded.
The online event will also be a unique opportunity to watch the exclusive premiere of the Africa’s Business Heroes 2020 show, before it airs across Africa later in November.
The ABH Top 10 finalists – half of which are female – represent eight African countries and key industries such as agriculture, fashion, education, healthcare, renewable energy, and financial services. After seven months of searching for Africa’s most talented, inspiring and promising entrepreneurs, all is ready for them to go head-to- head at the finale and impress the finale judges: Jack Ma, Founder of the Jack Ma Foundation and the Alibaba Group, Jack Ma, Chairman of First Bank of Nigeria and Founder/CEO of The Chair Centre Group, Ibukun Awosika, Founder and Executive Chairman of Econet Group, Strive Masiyiwa; and Executive Vice Chairman of the Alibaba Group, Joe Tsai.