with Paolo Nespoli
with Marlon Kananda
Francine Mazala from Zambia wins essay prize and Lloyd Ossei Baffour from Ghana wins poster prize in the DStv Eutelsat Star Awards. Runner up in the essay category is Eshlin Vedan (South Africa) and in the poster category is Angel Gabriella (Uganda).
An international panel selected the top entries. This year the panel was chaired by the inspirational European Space Agency astronaut, Paolo Nespoli, assisted by a panel of industry experts who commended the standard of the competition. “Congratulations to the winners for their understanding of Africa’s challenges and their knowledge of how satellite technology can change the course of development on the continent."