Joshua Cheptegei of Uganda is one of the 11 candidates for the IAAF’s male athletes.
He was the first Ugandan to be nominated for a prestigious award.
This year, Cheptegei was shown in athletics for winning the World Cross Country Champion, the World 10,000m Champion, and the 5000m Diamond League.
The Ugandan athlete will try to join the hosts of other African athletes in Kenya, Algeria, and Ethiopia, which won the prestigious award.
CENTER FOR AFRICAN STUDIES
Center for Africa Studies (AFRAM) which located in Ankara, is an organization facilitating under the administration of African Affairs Council (AFAC). It makes various researches about Africa to enhance economic and cultural bounds between Africa and Turkey. AFRAM’s publishings has been shared with different institutions as they require to obtain.
Africa Observatory is one the publishing of AFRAM and it has been published each two weeks. It has been delivered to different institutions via e-mail.