It goes without saying that this year, we have been overwhelmed by dark headlines, reports of bad news almost on a daily basis: Power cuts, currency instability, insecurity.
In the midst of all this negativity, in this same year, we have also seen young Nigerians rising up to the challenge, a new breed of heroes, as beacons of hope in technology, advocacy, public service, culture, and more. They are providing solutions, building blocks of development, putting in work for a future that holds a lot more promise than the present.
These are the young individuals The Future Awards Africa will be celebrating come this sunday, December 18th 2016.
Watch this inspiring video, leading up to the day: