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All the 2022 AWIEF Awards winners!

The winners of the 2022 AWIEF Awards were announced last night, 27 September, at a ceremony on the rooftop of the Nile Ritz-Carlton, Cairo, Egypt.
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The awards ceremony and gala dinner capped the two-day #AWIEF2022 Conference, which was held in North Africa for the first time.

The prestigious annual AWIEF Awards recognise, honour, and celebrate women entrepreneurs and business owners in Africa across various industry sectors for their achievements and contribution to the continent’s inclusive economic growth and social development.

The winners of the 2022 AWIEF Awards are:

  • Young Entrepreneur Award - Gisèla Van Houcke – Founder and CEO, Zuri Luxury Hair and Beauty, DR Congo
  • Tech Entrepreneur Award - Sahar Salama – Founder and CEO, Tpay Mobile, Egypt
  • Agri Entrepreneur Award - Korka Diaw – President, Réseau des Agricultrices du Nord, Senegal
  • Energy Entrepreneur Award - Mona Al Adawy – Founder and CEO, GeoEnergy Petroleum Services, Egypt
  • Creative Industry Award - Abai Schulze – Founder and Creative Director, Zaaf Collection, Ethiopia
  • Social Entrepreneur Award - Lumbie Mlambo – Founder and CEO, JB Dondolo, Zimbabwe
  • Empowerment Award - Martha Alade – Founder, Women in Technology in Nigeria (WITIN), Nigeria
  • Lifetime Achievement Award - Manal Amin – CEO, Arabize, Egypt

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