Timeline

2017

December 22

2017

  1. 100 Most Influential Young Africans 2017 – Africa Youth Awards
  2. Alumni Award – Kenya Social Media Awards (SOMA) Awards 2017
  3. Men Impacting Differently Award for Leadership and Governance – Kingdom Business Solutions
  4. Samrack Award for Social Act of Courage – Samrack Media & Prestige Services

December 21

2016

  1. Top 40 Under 40 Men in Kenya – Business Daily
  2. 100 Most Influential Africans – New African Magazine
  3. Nairobian Person of the Year – The Nairobian
  4. Integrity Champions Award – Integrity Champion Award 2016
  5. Sauti ya Wanjiku Award – Sauti ya Wanjiku
  6. Quartz Africa Innovators 2016 – Quartz Media LLC
  7. Free Expression Awards – Newseum
  8. 42 African Innovators To Watch – Ventures Africa
  9. Leaders of Tomorrow – 46th St. Gallen Symposium
  10. CSC Leaders Fellow 2016 Program – CSCLeaders | United Kingdom, Scotland and Ghana

December 20

2015

    1. Quartz Africa Innovators 2015 – Quartz Media LLC
    2. 25 Africans to Watch – Financial Times Magazine
    3. Next Generation Leaders – TIME Magazine
    4. Senior TED Fellows Program – Oct 2013 – Oct 2015

December 20

2014

  1. 100 Most Influential Africans 2014 – New African Magazine
  2. Future Awards Africa Prize for Advocacy – Future Awards Africa

December 20

2013

  1. The Society of Emerging African Leaders (SEAL) Award – Temple University USA

December 20

2012

  1. Prince Claus Laureate – 2012 Prince Claus Awards
  2. East Africa Fellows Program – Acumen | Kenya

December 20

2011

  1. FotoEvidence Book Award Special Mention – FotoEvidence Book Award
  2. TED Fellows Program – TED Conferences, LLC | TED Global Oxford
  3. Photography and Human Rights Fellowship – Magnum Foundation | New York, NY, USA

December 20

2010

  1. CNN Multichoice African Photojournalist of the Year – CNN
  2. Photo of the Year – Foreign Correspondents’ Association of East Africa (FCAEA)

December 20

2009

  1. Highly Commended CNN multichoice African journalist of the year awards 2009
  2. Commendation from the Former United States Secretary of State Hillary Clinton – Hillary Clinton

December 20

2008

  1. CNN Multichoice African Photojournalist of the Year – CNN
  2. Mohamed Amin Photographic Award – CNN
  3. Award of excellence the American pictures of the year international 2008
  4. Short-listed for Sony world photography award 2008.

December 20

2007

  1. Third Prize – Images of Health and Disability – World Health Organization (WHO)

August 20

2004

  1. Most Promising Young Talent Of The Year  –  Kenya Journalist Of The Year Awards. (KUJ)
  2. Most Promising Young Photographer Of The Year –  Kenya Journalist Of The Year Awards. (KUJ)