Official Press Release For Africa Youth Choice Award 2016

unnamedLagos, Nigeria: The 2016 Africa Youth Choice Award is set for August 2016 for the celebration of youth excellence and creativity across Africa. The AYCA nominees’ selection will begin on the 1st March, 2016. On the official website of the Africa Youth Choice

In the past, The AYCA has inspired the African Youth to be leaders and pioneer in their various industries.

The Africa Youth Choice Awards has given a platform to youth, by appreciating their creativity and awarding their efforts.

This year’s show targets continuing the good works of the previous years. We will also be focusing on reward young female pioneers in their various fields. We aim to celebrate the excellence and creativity of the youths across all African Nations.

We pleased to also announce our partnership with Of Hand Entertainment (Cyprus based event production company) in producing;

The “2016 Africa Youth Choice Awards in association with Of Hand Entertainment ”

The Status Quo been entirely changed and thus at this year’s AYCA it would not be an award ceremony but an Award show, bringing in the youthful, vibrant, cool and energetic feel of the African Youths.

About AYCA:

The Africa Youth Choice Award (AYCA) is in its fourth year, and spans over twenty African countries and fifty university campuses across the continent. Our goal is to inspire African youths to pursue sound investment in human capital through education, and entrepreneurial excellence in furthering the larger objective of socio-economic development in the continent. With millions in our circle of influence, the AYCA is billed to have the largest gathering and participation of African youths across the continent and the world.


The AYCA is out to inspire the African Youths who are the light bearers, key holders, and potentialHolders and builders, which constitute over 65 percent of the Africa population. Africa which is home to over 1 billion people. A continent on the rise that habits the brightest, finest, innovative set of humans in the world. Home to a vast untapped resources and potentials and leaders of the new world.


“Our goal is to inspire African youths to pursue sound investment in human capital through education, and entrepreneurial excellence in furthering the larger objective of socio-economic development in the continent.”

Categories for the AYCA cuts across the following sectors;

  • Agriculture
  • Arts and Photography
  • Entertainment and Media
  • Fashion
  • Health
  • ICT
  • Rights Advocacy
  • Sports

Our vision:

To build a better foundation for African Entrepreneurs, a more connected Africa, providing the necessary guidance when making key and crucial business moves/decisions as an entrepreneur. To take on new and fresh opportunities on the continent. To harness ideas, raise more and stronger leaders who would ultimately solve our continents biggest problems; unemployment, poverty and hunger. For personal and entrepreneurial skill development and to develop the guts and the can do spirit.

The Africa Youth Choice Award Key Mission and Objectives is to;

  1. To Unify Africa through its youths, the next Generation.
  2. Elevate, Project And Diversify Its Economy and People
  3. To Promote Peace And Tolerance.
  4. To Show To The World We Are Indeed The New Frontier.
  5. To Ignite the Passion inthe African Youths
  6. To Transform The African Youths.
  7. To Preserve And Celebrate Our Culture And Heritage.
  8. To Show The African Youths There Is No Limits To What Can Be Achieved.
  9. To be a PAN African Global Brand.
  10. To Celebrate And Recognize Excellence And Exceptional African Youths.
  11. Reward And Promote Entrepreneurship In Africa.
  12. To Promote Good Morals And Values Amongst The African Youths.
  13. To Promote And Encourage Legitimate Businesses.
  14. To Celebrate Africa The Best Way We Can.


For more information please visit: and on twitter @ayca_africa instagram @ayca_africa Facebook; Africa Youth Choice Awards or call : +2347038486520


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