Deadline to enter the AppsAfrica Awards is fast approaching

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The deadline for entries to the third annual AppsAfrica Awards, which celebrates the best in mobile and tech from across Africa is fast approaching, with nominations closing on September 11th, 2017.

From African startups to large corporates, AppsAfrica are seeking to uncover the industry’s best in class across the continent. Who is disrupting Africa? What is the best app or fintech solution? Which company is making a real social impact?

Applications are welcome across the following 12 categories:

Disruptive Innovation Award

Best Social & Messaging Award

Best African App Award

News & Entertainment Award

Educational Award

FinTech Award

Social Impact Award

mCommerce Award

Changing Africa Award

Entries will be judged by an independent panel of African experts including tech editors, entrepreneurs, and investors. The shortlisted finalists will be showcased in front of an international audience of industry leaders and media at the third Award party in Cape Town, November 6th on the eve of AfricaCom. Winners receive a prestigious Award, global media exposure across multiple media channels and a host of other benefits.

The deadline for entries is September 11th, with the shortlisted finalists announced at the end of September 2017.

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