A December 8, 2003 file photo of Mathew Knowles, father and former manager of singer Beyonce Knowles. Picture: AP
 Johannesburg — It’s that time of the year! Nominations for the 2018 African Leaders 4 Change Awards (AL4CA) are now open.    

African Leaders 4 Change Awards(AL4CA) is a premier annual event in Africa that celebrates relentless, passionate, and dedicated Africans in the business, philanthropic, and development spaces. These are Top business people and African Leaders who are doing extraordinary work and committed to reshaping the future of the continent through their innovative and sustainable ventures/projects/institutions in their respective communities/countries.

This year, AL4CA has partnered with Trace Urban to live-stream the event across multiple television channels across the continent. The event will be held at Sun Time Square, Menlyn, Pretoria on 17 October from 6pm to 11pm. 

Confirmed hosts for the 2018 AL4C Awards are; winning actress, businesswoman and philanthropist, Omotola Jalade Ekeinde, alongside, best-selling author, label executive and talent manager, Dr Mathew Knowles.    

Nominations for the awards will be open from 1 August to 9 September. For more information regarding the categories please check the website:  www.africacharityawards.org .