Unique Solutions Shortlisted for 2011 Africa Awards for Enterpreneurship (01-Nov-2011)
Legatum, a private international investment group and Omidyar Network, a philanthropic investment firm, today announced the selection of 10 companies as finalists of the 2011 Africa Awards for Entrepreneurship (www.AfricaAwards.com). Unique Solutions has been named one of the ten finalists.
A record 3,300 companies from 48 African countries submitted entries to compete for the Grand Prize of US $100,000 and six other prizes of US $50,000 each, including the Coca-Cola Prize for an Outstanding Woman Entrepreneur, on December 8th in Nairobi. The Africa Awards for Entrepreneurship recognises and rewards business leaders who embody the entrepreneurial spirit and qualities required to succeed in business and who are the inspirational role models for the next generation of African entrepreneurs.