UNZA Don wins Leadership award

University of Zambia Professor of economics, Venkantesh Seshamani has been awarded as Best Professor in Economics. The award was given at the Africa Leadership Summit 2013 held in Mauritius, on November 27, 2013 based on the theme: Building Sustainability for Organizational Excellence.

The Africa Leadership Awards were instituted three years ago and are given annually in different categories. Prof Seshamani was given a trophy and a citation.

According to the organizers, the awards are "of the highest stature, and are presented to individuals and institutions who have surpassed several levels of excellence and set an example of being a role model and exemplary leadership". They are given to "individuals behind the institutions who are building their institutions through Leadership, Innovation, Academic and Industry interface, and a supreme objective of building future leaders".