Komla Dumor, originally known as Komla Afeke Dumor was a Ghanaian journalist who worked for BBC World News and was the main presenter of its program Focus on Africa.
The Award is a journalism award that was launched by the BBC in 2015 in honor of the legacy of Ghanaian journalist Komla Dumor.
The award is presented each year “to an outstanding individual living and working in Africa, who combines strong journalism skills, on-air flair, and extraordinary talent in telling African stories with the ambition and potential to become a star of the future.”
The winner is given a three-month training and development contract in BBC News.
Find below the winners of the Komla Dumor Award.