Asisat Oshoala, Davido, Burna Boy Make 100 Most Influential Young Africans 2020 List

100 Most Influential Young Africans 2020 List

Africa Leading PR & Rating firm, Avance Media and Africa Youth Awards have announced their highly anticipated annual 100 Most Influential Young Africans and making the list for this year, fifth edition are the likes of football star Asisat Oshoala, Davido, Burna Boy, Simi, Diamond Platnumz, Peace Hyde, Bobi Wine, Aya Chebbi, Kiki Mordi, Caster Semenya and climate change activists Vanessa Nakate, Nisreen Elsaim among others.

Davido, Burna Boy Make 100 Most Influential Young Africans 2020 List

The list also features 7 young ministers from across the continent, including Angola’s Finance Minister, Vera Esperança dos Santos Daves, Rwanda’s ICT Minister, Paula Ingabire, Sudan’s Minister of Youth, Wala’a Essam al-Boushi and Namibia’s deputy ICT minister, Emma Inamutila Theofelus.

These notable personalities, young Africans are recognised for their outstanding contributions towards the development of Africa in a diverse range of fields.

This year records 49 females and 51 males represented from 29 African countries.

100 Most Influential Young Africans 2020 List

Nigeria recorded the highest representation with 21 young achievers, with Ghana, Kenya and South Africa also recording a representation of 10 young people each, the organisation reports.

Sharing insight about the list, Prince Akpah, MD of Avance Media noted: “the 2020 list features young people pursuing various interests intended to put the name of the continent on the globe through selfless sacrifices and spirited leadership”. He also stated that young people are motivated by the stories of these young achievers who continue to take a lead amid a global pandemic.

 

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on pinterest
Share on linkedin
Share on whatsapp
Share on email
Share on print

Leave a Comment

INSTAGRAM

No any image found. Please check it again or try with another instagram account.

FACEBOOK

REGISTER TODAY!

Subscribe to our mailing list.

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More

Privacy & Cookies Policy
WeCreativez WhatsApp Support
Our support team is here to answer your questions. Ask us anything!
👋 Hi, how can we help?