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Kenyan Women in Germany e.V. (K.W.I.G) nominated Best African Association in Germany at AFRONEWS Awards 2023

Kenyan Women in Germany e.V. (K.W.I.G) nominated Best African Association in Germany at AFRONEWS Awards 2023.

African Community Awards. AFRONEWS AWARDS 2023. Kenyan Women in Germany e.V. (K.W.I.G) has been nominated for Best African Association in Germany at the AFRONEWS Awards 2023.

Who are Kenyan Women in Germany (K.W.I.G)?

Kenyan Women in Germany e.V. (K.W.I.G) is a community-based women empowerment association founded in May 2020. Founded and led by Jacky Achieng’ Kuhn, KWIG’s mission is to support the social and economic integration, promotion and empowerment of Kenyan women in Germany through contextual support.

Kenyan Women in Germany eV (KWIG) is a non-profit network organisation that works to improve the status and position of Kenyan women living in Germany in all areas of life.

KWIG offers dynamic initiatives through the support of networks that allow women from different backgrounds and professions to develop strong professional and social contacts; quality training programs; Leadership qualities and national recognition.

KWIG’s vision is to offer Kenyan women in Germany a place where they can preserve their family unity and join new communities. Some of the activities of the association include organising exhibitions, lectures and vocational training.

The Kenyan Women in Germany e.V. organises intercultural activities, development projects and humanitarian projects and promotes partnerships between Germans and Kenyans who live both here in Germany and in Kenya.

The association has a project fighting against and supporting victims of domestic violence. It also carries out campaigns against racism.  

One of the most striking initiatives of KWIG is Bonga Table, which is an interactive media project that brings people together to discuss issues affecting black communities and find possible solutions for a better future. KWIG also has a Leadership Mentorship program to inspire and motivate women to have self-confidence, be more productive, more effective and more agile in their work positions.

KWIG has given many African women a place to call home. It is a Kenyan Women group, but it’s doors are open to all. Both men and women. KWIG offers a platform to educate, give directions, network and to empower all. It encourages Africans to develop in social and economical sectors both in Germany and back in home countries.


What is Kenyan Women in Germany e.V. (K.W.I.G)’s mission project?

Kenyan Women in Germany e.V wants to do more! K.W.I.G exists to facilitate and coordinate the exchange of experiences, ideas, information and strategies to promote empowerment among Kenyan women residing in Germany through networking, communication, capacity building and advocacy at regional and international levels.

Kenyan Women in Germany (K.W.I.G) e.V also won best African Association in Germany at the African Community in Germany Awards/ AFRONEWS Awards 2021.


Telephone number: +49 15203702672

Facebook page: Kenyan Women In Germany


The AFRONEWS AWARDS celebrate and recognise the outstanding achievements of Africans in different fields in Germany. They are a way of appreciating and encouraging Africans who have excelled in different fields and are making a positive contribution to the German society.

The Awards also recognise the good work done by African organisations/associations and businesses to promote a positive image of Africa and Africans, facilitate integration of Africans in Germany, promote business opportunities and international cooperation between Germany and African countries, and above all, make Germany and the world a better place for all of us.

How to vote for your nominee

Public voting online for the official Award nominees is officially open on the 7th August 2023 here: AFRONEWS Awards Germany (2023) – VOTING IS NOW OPEN!!

How to sponsor the AFRONEWS Awards 2023 Gala Night

The Afronews Awards 2023 Gala Night is a high-level event that offers companies a variety of channels to increase their visibility amongst members of the African Community in Germany. To sponsor the event, please contact;

Stephen Ogongo,
Editor of Afronews Germany,
Tel/WhatsApp: +393333010654.


Chris Black,
GMB Promotions
Tel/WhatsApp: +49 163 1254715

Sponsors of AFRONEWS Awards 2023

Ortel Mobile, Germany’s leading prepaid sim cards provider for people with a migration background, is the major sponsor of the AFRONEWS AWARDS 2023.

The Awards are also sponsored by Taptap Send, an easy-to-use smartphone app that lets you send money to family and friends with just a few taps and a debit card.

The African Community in Germany Awards Gala Night 2023

The event will be held in Waiblingen, Stuttgart on 21st October 2023. The venue chosen for the Afronews Awards Gala Night 2023 is: Bürgerzentrum Waiblingen, Bürgerzentrum, An d. Talaue 4, 71334 Waiblingen, Stuttgart. The date is: 21st October 2023, from 17:30. Save the date!!

Booking to attend the AFRONEWS Awards Gala Night 2023

You are all encouraged to attend the Afronews Awards Gala Night to join us in celebrating achievers from our community.

Reservations are made on a first-come first-served basis. For further info on Reservations to attend the Awards Gala Night, please contact:

GMB Promotions
Email :
Tel/WhatsApp: +49 163 1254715