Africa Digital Awards Ghana was successfully launched in Accra Ghana to honour and recognize efforts of various individuals and groups who are using the Digital space to contribute to the socio economic development of the country.
Third Eye Media, organizers of this maiden edition of the awards, explains that the awards would include Digital expo, Digital summit and as well as corporate Eleague which will comprise of 16 corporate bodies battling it out for the ultimate honours. As part of Third Eye Media’s resolve to help push Esports in the country, there will be an award for the best Esports player of the year.
The awards scheme was launched by Dr Thomas Mensah who is the inventor of fibre optic worldwide, founder of Silicon Valley of Ghana and CEO of Georgia Aerospace Center in Atlanta, USA. Dr Thomas encouraged the youth to take advantage of this emerging opportunity and help in the transformation of the country through technology. He believes colour should not be a limitation to what the young African can achieve. The awards will take place on the 27th, 28th, and 29th of June 2019.