14 Nov 2013

Announcing the Winners of the 2013 AfricaCom 2013 Awards!

At a glittering gala event held overlooking the picturesque Table Bay, Cape Town, the ICT, Telecommunications and Media industries came together to celebrate and acknowledge some of the industry’s best achievements that have taken place across the African continent over the past 12 months.

A massive congratulations to all the deserving winners of a 2013 AfricaCom Award. This year the competition was tougher than ever and we were delighted to receive so many inspirational entries. 

Download the press release for full details on each winning entry, or see below for the round-up of winners in our 14 prestigious categories.  


Congratulations to all our worthy 2013 winners:

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Best Network Improvement
Huawei Technologies- Huawei  FMC Solution
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Best Quality User Experience
Ericsson- Ericsson Multiscreen Self-care
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Best Cost Efficiency Solution for Africa
Liquid Telecom- Liquid Telecom - the longest fibre links in Africa 
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Rural Telecoms Award
Safaricom limited- VUMA online
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Best Connectivity Solution for Africa 
Seacom- Remote Peering 
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Best Marketing Campaign
Orange- Orange African Cup of Nations 2013
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Best Mobile Marketing Campaign 
Mobitainment- The Excella'nt Competition
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Best Digital Music Initiative 
Spice VAS Africa Pte Ltd- MOD360
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Best Mobile Money Service 
Mahindra Comviva- Ecocash
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Best App-for-Africa
Prezence- Bid or Buy
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Most Innovative Service
MTN Swaziland- MTN XtraTime
 
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Best Pan-African Initiative
Seacom- SEACOM's IP Network
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Industry Personality of the Year 
WIOCC- Chris Wood
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Changing-Lives-Award
Open Idea- Medigraf
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Winners of the Etisalat Pan-African Prize for Innovation:
1st prize: Gennii Games
2nd prize: Efiwe Mobile Application

Winners of the Orange African Social Venture Prize
1st prize: QuickDo,
2nd prize: Ivoire Job
3rd prize:Chifco