On Sunday; November 15, 2013, The Future Awards Africa 2013 was formally opened at a special event celebrating the Best 100 - past winners at State House, Abuja by President Goodluck Jonathan.
Celebrity guests in attendance were Uche Jumbo, Stephanie Okereke Linus, Timi Dakolo, Adesuwa Onyenokwe, Mrs. Awosika, Joseph Benjamin, Cobhams Asuquo, Kemi Lala Akindoju, OC Ukeje, Gideon Okeke, amongst others who have been past winners of the Future Awards.
The Future Awards Africa has produced over 120 winners and 1,200 nominees across the world. The Future Awards Africa aims at to inspiring leadership and building enterprise. The Future Project, has been in the forefront of inspiring a new generation of leaders/leadership and entrepreneurs for Nigeria.Winners of the awards over the years include: D’banj, Don Jazzy, Mercy Johnson,Cobhams Asuquo, Lamide Akintobi,Funke Akindele, Banke Meshida-Lawal, Chimamanda Ngozi Adiche and others.