7th All Africa Business Leader Awards Celebrate West African Winners
The 7th All Africa Business Leaders Awards (AABLA™), in Partnership with CNBC Africa, has announced winners for the West Africa leg at the Eko Hotels and Suites in Lagos, on November 04, 2017.
The AABLA™ West Africa finalists are:
Young Business Leader of the Year (pesented by Lancaster University, Ghana) Alloysius Attah, Co-Founder and CEO of Farmerline Business Woman of the Year Oluwatoyin Sanni, Group CEO of United Capital Group Entrepreneur of the Year Mustapha Njie, CEO of TAF Africa Homes Company of the Year Guaranty Trust Bank Business Leader of the Year Herbert Wigwe, CEO of Access Bank Speaking at the occasion, Executive Director ABN Group West Africa, Frederic Van de Vyver, said: “Tonight is about celebrating these entrepreneurs and their great leadership. When one looks at the characteristics that are associated with leadership - such as vision, confidence, and determination - we all agree that these are often required for success. Coupled with this, one also believes that truly effective leaders are distinguished by a high degree of emotional intelligence, which includes self-awareness, self-regulation, motivation, empathy, and social skills.” The winners will now go on to compete with Southern and East African winners in the AABLA™ finale on November 30th in Sandton, which will be broadcast on CNBC Africa on December 7, 2017. The AABLA™ West Africa judging process was done in conjunction with the Lagos Business School. Highlights of the West Africa AABLA™ will be broadcast on CNBC Africa on November 9, at 9pm CAT. View the photos