Integr8 is one of the winners in the 2008 Legatum Pioneers of Prosperity Africa awards, which recognise and reward African business leaders who serve as role models to the continent's aspiring entrepreneurs.
The awards were made by Legatum, a privately-owned international investment group, in collaboration with the OTF Group and the SEVEN Fund (Social Equity
Venture Fund") and were developed by Michael Fairbanks.
Paul Kagame, president of Rwanda, presented the Grand Prize of $100 000.00 to Superflux International, a secure print solutions provider in Nigeria. Five other winners were awarded a total of $250 000.00.
Apart from the Integr8 Group, the other recipients sharing the $250 000.00 award were Kenya's AAR Health, Uganda's Safi Cleaning and Africa Polysack Industries, and Rwanda's Gahaya Links.