The ALM’s Persons of the Year Award is an annual award reserved for distinguished Africans who have blazed the trail in the year under review’. A shortlist of nominees is selected from results gathered via a call for nominations. The call for nominations is the first step in a multi-phased process. The Magazine, which is in its 9th year, focuses on bringing Africa’s best to the global audience, telling the African story from an African perspective while evolving solutions to peculiar challenges being faced by the continent today. Minister Tweah received the award on Friday, February 26, 2021through a virtual program reportedly alongside towering African figures such as World Health Organization’s General, Tedros Ghebreyesus( African of the year, 2020), Ghanaian Leader, Nana Akufo-Addo ( African Political Leader of the year, 2020 amongst others ).