Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Paul Biya and Kamto announced at the Afrik-Inform Awards

The results of this competition, which featured actors from the political, economic and social spheres, were announced on June 30, 2019.

The winners of the 1st edition of the "Afrik-Inform awards" are known. The names of these personalities rewarded for the year 2018 were unveiled during a ceremony held on June 30, 2019 in Yaounde. The winners came first in the 21 categories in competition. For the most prestigious categories, Maurice Kamto, National President, National President of the Movement for the Renaissance of Cameroon (MRC) wins the trophy of the politician of the year. Her party associate, Michèle Ndoki, is elected woman politician of the year.

Paul Biya, the President of the Republic, whose two contest the victory at the end of the polls of October 7, receives the "special distinction of statesman exceptional class in recognition of the indelible mark printed by your ideas and opinions, by the impact and pedagogy of your journey, for the building of a strong, democratic and prosperous Cameroonian nation ". Patrick Ekema Esunge, the mayor of the English-speaking city of Buea and a warm supporter of Paul Biya, is "the architect of peace and social stability in recognition of your actions on the ground for the resolution of the so-called Anglophone crisis," the jury said.

Jean-Pierre Amougou Belinga, another ardent defender of the Biya regime receives the "success story media". This "in recognition of the economic burst of your companies and the good management of your staff that reflect on the well-being of families and its people".Among other notable winners are Radio Balafon, voted best radio for its morning program "Sacred Morning", the billionaire Baba Danpullo, made "social entrepreneur of the decade".

The people elected were appointed by the committee of the organization called "the college of nominators representing the Cameroonian people." The public vote was done via ordinary telephone messages to involve the people of the hinterland and the Facebook page of Afrik-inform which counted for 70% as well as that of a specialized jury counting for 30 %. The jury was made up of political, religious, academic and civil society experts. The Afrik-inform awards are the work of the eponymous website.

Source: cameroon-info.net