Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation – 4 finalists announced

The wait is over! We’re thrilled to reveal the 4 finalists for the Royal Academy of Engineering 2024 cohort.

A huge congratulations to:

  • Kevin Mureithi Maina (Eco Blocks & Tiles, Kenya)
  • Martin Tumusiime (Yo-Waste, Uganda)
  • Rory Assandey (La Ruche Health, Côte d’Ivoire)
  • Esther Wanjiru, CEO FarmerLifeline (Early Crop Pest and Disease Detection Device, Kenya)


We’ve been honoured to support all 16 of the shortlisted innovators this year, and we’re incredibly proud of each and every one of them. If you’d like to learn more about all 16 engineering innovators, you can read up about them here.

Join us for the Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation final event on 13 June 2024.

➡️ Register to witness the magic live in Nairobi, Kenya or online here ⬅️