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North Africa Com
11 - 12 July 2023
Live Event


11 - 12 July 2023
Live Event

north africa com awards 2022

We have spent 19 years connecting and celebrating the leaders in technology and telecommunications across the region. The coveted North Africa Com Awards celebrate the pioneering individuals and companies in the region.


The North Africa Com Awards returned in July 2022 to celebrate the best in business across the region. 

North Africa Com is part of the Connecting Africa series, alongside our flagship event, Africa Tech Festival (the home of AfricaCom), the continent's largest tech event. Participants include telecommunications operators, leading technology organisations, hardware vendors, connectivity providers, startups, philanthropists, and fintech companies driving progress.

Congratulations to all of our winners and finalists!

watch the full 2022 award ceremony

Watch the full ceremony, hosted by Paula Gilbert from Connecting Africa to discover all of this year's winners and finalists!

2022 Award Categories

Connectivity Champion Award

This award celebrates the network providers and services going above-and-beyond to provide connectivity in an environment where demand has never been higher, and broadband has become a lifeline for access to education & economic activity.

Changing Lives Award

This award is all about impact, we are looking to give recognition to the change-makers in the industry that are connecting and creating opportunities for the communities and societies in which they operate.

Green ICT Champion Award

(Formerly the Sustainable Business of the Year Award)

North Africa’s tech future is green and we are excited to hear some of the innovative practises and solutions that are building the foundations for creating a more resilient and inclusive future.

Startup of the Year Award

The Start-up of the Year Award recognises the most innovative start-up, that has showcased potential over the last year for high growth and purpose-driven impact.

Inspiring Leader of the Year Award

The Inspiring Leader of the Year Award celebrates North Africa’s exceptional tech leaders – those individuals building teams and setting new standards to thrive through change and deliver on a clear vision. Our winner will have a passion for purpose, people and an outstanding ability to integrate new ideas and technologies that drive product and service evolution.

Female Innovator of the Year Award

This award recognises the outstanding achievements of the women playing such a crucial role in accelerating digital in North Africa, while underscoring the importance of ensuring inclusivity and equity.


North Africa Com is the must-attend exclusive tech and telecommunications event of the year, bringing together hundreds of VIPs from across the region. Position your brand in front of the region’s leaders, rising stars and decision-makers. This is the year to go digital and your virtual awards marketing opportunity is waiting for you...

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Five exceptional leaders and innovators in tech, media and telecoms were crowned by the public in 2021.

Take a look at the full list of winners and finalists!