African Banker Awards 2020 Winners- Full List

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This year's African Banker Awards were held virtually on Wednesday26th August. This was as a result of the health risk imposed by Coronavirus pandemic when gathering.

There were over categories including all nominated banking and finance players from every corner of the African continent.

Of all the nominees, these are the institutions and individuals who were named and feted as the winners of the African Banker Awards 2020;

African Banker Awards 2020 Winners Full List

African Banker of the Year

Herbert Wigwe - Access Bank, Nigeria

African Bank of the Year

Trade and Development Bank

Investment Bank of the Year


Award for Financial Inclusion

Kenya Women Microfinance

Innovation in Financial Services


Socially Responsible Bank of the Year

Equity Bank, Kenya

Best Regional Bank - North Africa

CIB Egypt

Best Regional Bank - Southern Africa

Moza Banco

Best Regional Bank - East Africa

Equity Bank

Best Regional Bank - West Africa

Coris Bank

Best Regional Bank - Central Africa


Minister of Finance

Hon. Zainab Shamsuna Ahmed - Minister of Finance, Budget and Planning of Nigeria

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Vivien Shobo - Former CEO Agusto & Co

Lifetime Achievement

Ahmed Abdelkefi - Founder, Tuninvest Finance Group

General Bank Governor

Caroline Abel - Central Bank Governor of Seychelles

Deal of the Year - Equity

MTN Nigeria IPO - Chapel Hill Denham

Deal of the Year - Debt

Bank of Industry €1bn syndicated senior loan facility - BOI / Afreximbank / Credit Suisse

Infrastructure Deal of the Year

Port of Maputo - Standard Bank

Energy Deal of the Year

Renewable Energy Bond - Nedbank

Agriculture Deal of the Year

Olam Rice Farm - Access Bank

SME Bank of the year

Bank of Industry, Nigeria


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