Welcome to African Economic Merit Awards

Advocating and Celebrating the Achievements of SDGs in Africa

Since 2015, African Economic Merit Awards through our community health programmes have provided material and financial support to communities across Africa. Over 9,648 people have benefitted from our community health based programmes, our medical outreach in communities In Ghana focuses on the  treatment of snake bite and donation of medicines, wheelchairs, mosquitoes nets, sanitary pads and other medical items.


Building Resilient African Entrepreneurs

African Economic Merit Awards is aimed at awarding successful African Entrepreneurs, celebrating and rewarding recognized and unrecognized NGOs that have contributed immensely to the development of communities through humanitarian and empowerment initiatives. At AEMA, we are driven by young professionals to promote innovative ideas for entrepreneurial, economic and social development to all Africans. The principles of AEMA are vested in the following;
  • Encourage and stimulate the international business community to power growth in the grassroots to adopt ethical business / entrepreneurial standard.
  • Raise awareness among business leaders and employees on recognising local creative and productive minds.
  • Create a responsive platform that acknowledges good practices and spurs action.
  • Set quality standards and benchmark by showcasing some of the breakthroughs made by business leaders in achieving theirs goals and impacting lives.

AEMA Entrepreneur

The AEMA Entrepreneur Promotes entrepreneurship across universities in Nigeria and Africa, it also provides the opportunity for the budding entrepreneurs to be mentored by already established entrepreneurs in Africa.

The AEMA Entrepreneur also supports Grassroots Empowerment through its initiative AEMA Grassroots Stipends. The initiative creates opportunities for people in the rural communities to benefit and contribute economically to their immediate communities.

Area of focus for The AEMA Entrepreneur is youth with Innovative Ideas to disrupt and grow the following Areas:


As the world population continues to grow, much more innovation will be urgently needed in order to sustainably increase agricultural production, improve the global supply chain, decrease food losses and waste.

AEMA aims to support companies exceling in Agro-Processing, Fish Farming, Piggery and Poultry.

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Creative Economy

The creative economy is not only one of the most rapidly growing sectors of the world economy, it is also a highly transformative one in terms of income generation, job creation and export earnings. 

AEMA, in conjunction with its strategic consultants, strives to partner with Fashion, photography, creative arts, music and film entertainments

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AMEA partners and celebrates companies that are utilizing ICT to make cities inclusive, safe and sustainable. We also advise our partners on innovative infrastructure and applications especially strategies in energy and resource waste management. We believe that the inclusion of tech-inclined facilities in all sectors of the economy serves as the right path for success.

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Retail Trading

At AEMA, we buy and sell securities for their own accounts, while institutional traders buy and sell for accounts they manage for groups or institutions. We also serve as buying and selling, Agentship, Broker, Commission Agent. Introducing strategic risk management structures, we identify the direction of market momentum to building the best trading plan.

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Africa Economic Merit Awards

What We Do

AEMA, through our other programmes and interventions In the past 7years, has touched over 6,691 lives in developing communities and schools in Nigeria and across Africa.

We pride ourselves in celebrating individuals who have excelled in the African ecosystem, building structure and implementing strategies to ensure that the African goal is being appreciated.

Our Facilitating Partners