The Launch of the maiden edition of Ghana’s 25 under 25 Magazine & Awards comes off on Saturday, 19th March 2022 followed by the Award Ceremony on the same day.

The event powered by Africa Dreams Factory is aimed at projecting and directing young entrepreneurs to reach their entrepreneurial goals with ease and more exposure according to the Executive Director of the project, Amrado Broni Peter.

Ghana’s 25 under 25 unlike other award schemes is set to recognise, honour as well as document the achievements of young Ghanaians 25 years and below.

We believe that this will go a long way to help the participants, especially the entrepreneurs to get access to funds or stipends, provide them with one-on-one mentorship and allow attract them to investors.

Participants will have their stories documented in the upcoming magazine which will be publicly published.By documenting the stories of excelling young people in the areas they find themselves in, we believe that will help them tell their stories to a greater audience and also inspire others while also exposing them to greater opportunities.

Nominations for the Awards were opened in early January and ended on 25th January 2022. The process was followed by screening and then voting which ended on Sunday, 13th March 2022 at 11:59 pm. More than 250 nominations were filed for 25 categories including Agriculture, Active Citizenship & Leadership, Beauty & Makeup, Creative Writing & Content Creation, Entrepreneurship, Fashion, Media & Communications, Music, and Photography among others.

Most Excelling Young Persons from each of the 25 categories will be rewarded.

Ghana’s 25 under 25 Magazine & Awards will also honour Ghanaian personalities including Ghanaian Business Magnate and the founder, chairman, and Chief Executive Officer of McDan Group of Companies, Daniel Nii Nshia McKorley (McDan), Chief, Reverend Minister, and Business Magnate, Nana Agyemang Abbeam Amponsah Danso and the National Organizer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Joshua Hamidu Akamba. Special Guests Honour for Ghana’s 25 under 25 Magazine & Awards include Sales and Marketing Consultant, Life Coach and Financial Advisor, Albert Kusi, Joshua Hamidu Akamba, NDC National Organizer, and Nana Agyemang Abbeam Amponsah Danso, Chief, Reverend Minister, and Business Magnate. Ghanaian Musician, Black Sherif will make a special appearance at the event.

The event will take place this Saturday, 19th March 2022 at the Kofi Annan IT Centre behind the National Cathedral, Accra. Red Carpet starts at 5 pm and the Main Event at 6 pm.