Serial Internet entrepreneur and computer programmer Chidi Nwaogu has won the 2019 Young Leaders Award in the “Media and Entertainment” category with the works he’s doing at Publiseer, a digital content distribution platform for independent African writers and musicians. After rigorous evaluation by the Panel of Judges, the Young Leaders Team announced Chidi Nwaogu as the winner.
Nwaogu’s selection as a winner validates the work he as a Young Leader who is poised to make a great change in society. Nwaogu’s selection as a winner of the Young Leaders Award gave him an opportunity to network with the Mandela Washington Fellows in Nigeria, leverage on the network of young leaders, and increase his capacity to do more great work.
Funded by the Mandela Washington Fellowship Alumni Association of Nigeria with the Support of United States Embassy in Abuja, the award presentation was held during the Young Leaders Assembly that also featured the Grand Finale of the Beyond School Community Challenge.
Chidi Nwaogu is a serial Internet entrepreneur and computer programmer. He is a Westerwelle Fellow 2019, Yunus&Youth Global Fellow 2019, and Halcyon Incubator Fellow 2019. He is also the winner of The Africa 35.35 Award 2019, The Bizz Business Excellence Award 2019, ITU Innovation Challenges 2019, and OD Impact Challenge 2018, just to mention a few.