Africa Tourism Leadership Awards, which recognises the game-changers in the tourism sector, was held in Durban recently.
The awards focus on individuals and groups’ initiatives being pursued across the sector.
Among the night’s big winners included the president of the Republic of Rwanda, Paul Kagame who won the Destination Africa Lifetime award.
The Destination Africa Lifetime award is given to individuals who have made exceptional lifetime contribution in creating positive change by promoting Africa beyond the continent.
The Rwandan Leader’s exceptional leadership in the promotion of Africa to the world stood out as the award committee announced him as the winner of this year’s award.