The 8th President of Zanzibar, H.E. President Hussein Mwinyi and H.E. President Dany Faure were among the 21 winners of the 2022 Pan African ChangeMaker Awards at the 7th Pan African Humanitarian and Investment Summit organized by PALEDEC at the Golden Tulip Hotel in Zanzibar.
This year’s summit, under the patronage of the President of Zanzibar, His Excellency Dr. Hussein Ali Mwinyi, and a keynote address by former Seychelles President, H.E. Danny Faure, encouraged the transformation of the blue economy by focusing on the use and management of expected resources for maximum benefit.
Previous editions of the event organized by PALEDEC have been held in different cities such as Accra, Dubai, Dar-Salam, Rabat, Abu Dhabi, and Istanbul respectively, with over 7,800 participants including former heads of state, policy makers, and recognized leaders in various sectors of industry, government, business, and humanity from 45 countries in Africa and beyond
Meet the 2022 Pan African ChangeMakers Award Winners:
1. H.E Dr. Hussein Ali Mwinyi – President of Zanzibar
2. H.E DANNY FAURE – Former President of Seychelles
3. His Excellency, Prof. Ben Ayade – Governor of Cross River State
4. Her Excellency Maryam Mwinyi – First Lady of Zanzibar
5. Benjamin Portlouis – Owner of Freezies Pty Ltd, Seychelles
6. Her Excellency, Dr. Ergogie Tesfaye (PhD) – Minister of Women and Social Affairs, Ethiopia
7. Hon. Wanu Ameir Hadifh – Member of Parliament and first daughter of the President of Tanzania – Samia Suluhu Hassan
8. Leah Zveglich – CEO Astercoop Family Office USA
9. Joseph M Kusaga – CEO Clouds Media Group
10.Dr. Jasmine Pega – CEO PJS Global, South Africa
11.Hon. Simepoungou Jean Claude – Former Member of Parliament Gabon
12.Lolade Ogungbe – She-EO H53 Suites, Nigeria.
13.Dr. Anuraag Guglaani. Ph.D. – Group CEO Asmara Holdings
14.Dr. Smelly Dube – CEO River Valley Group of Companies
15.Salman Lutfi – Founder Lutfi and co, UAE
16.Seleman Kitenge – Project Assistant Knowledge Capitalization, African Union Development Agency- NEPAD.
17.Hassan Ali Ghazaly – Founder Africa Youth Bureau, Egypt
18.Ian Tarimo – Executive Director – Tai Tanzania
19.Irene Sporah Joseph Ngau – Founder Rapos Tanzania
21.Chukwueze Loretta Cimnonso – CEO SN Travels and Consults