The Young ones are indeed going places in Africa, check out the 100 Most influential Young Africans

Africa is indeed a great continent and in recent years we have seen many wonderful and incredibly young Africans making the difference on every facet, exploring all corners and becoming the best at what they do. The African Youth Awards was introduced in 2016 and is currently in its third year of featuring the best talents.

These award ceremony 2018 features entrepreneurs, entertainers, digital influencers, philanthropists, athletes, activists, politician, and many more. The objective of this award is to promote the positive image of Africa across the world and celebrate the success of this great continent,

Speaking on the publication, Prince Akpah who is the founding President of Africa Youth Awards, curators of the list have stated that this present list contains about 90 new entrants and 43 females. He further stated that these individuals listed are celebrated for their individual and collective contributions towards promoting the image of Africa through their respective fields. He is also admonishing other young Africans to learn from them and help build a better Africa.

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Some of the most notable figures on this list are Nigeria’s Davido and Simi. Uganda’s Robert Kyagulany Sentamu (Bobi Wine). South Africa’s Casper Nyovest and Nasty c, Nigeria’s social entrepreneur Wadi Ben Hirki and many more.

The list below was compiled by Africa Youth Awards curators in conjunctions with Avance media, Made Marketing Group, and

2018 100 Most Influential Young Africans Announced

And so here is the list of the  2018 100 Most Influential Young Africans arranged in alphabetical order:

  1. ABD Traore
  2. Abdellah Mallek
  3. Adeola Fayehun
  4. Ahmed Musa
  5. Akwasi Frimpong
  6. AliKiba
  7. Ama Duncan
  8. Amina Rabar
  9. Amy Sarr Fall
  10. Ancillar Mangena-Nombewu
  11. Anita Adetola Adetoye
  12. Âurea Mouzinho
  13. Aya Chebbi
  14. Bamai Namata
  15. Bogolo Kenewendo
  16. Bonang Matheba
  17. Brian Amoateng
  18. Brian Mutebi
  19. Cassper Nyovest
  20. David Moinina Sengeh
  21. Davido
  22. Dikeledi Mokoena
  23. Dominique Alonga
  24. Dr Sandile Kubheka
  25. Mbuyiseni Ndlozi
  26. Shakira Choonara
  27. Edem Agbana
  28. Ester Simon
  29. Falz
  30. Faraja Nyalandu
  31. Farida Bemba Nabourema
  32. Feka Parchibell Parch
  33. Frank Edwards
  34. Gideon Danso
  35. Hamamat Montia
  36. Hanane El Khader
  37. Herieth Paul
  38. Hodan Osman
  39. Ibrahim Ceesay
  40. Jennifer Bash
  41. Joybert Javnyuy
  42. Jumanne Mtambalike
  43. Kalidou Koulibaly
  44. Kelvin Nyame
  45. Kenneth Okwor
  46. Kenny Blaq
  47. Kevin Lubega
  48. Kgomotso Phatsima
  49. Kow Essuman
  50. Kungaba Fongoh Leonel
  51. Kwame A.A Opoku
  52. Luthando Shosha
  53. Mabutho Mthembu
  54. Maria Borges
  55. Mbali Ntuli
  56. Mbwana Samatta
  57. Medhi Benatia
  58. Millard Ayo
  59. Mohamed Salah
  60. Musawenkosi Saurombe
  61. Mwiya Musokotwane
  62. Nabimanya Humphrey
  63. Nana Aba Anamoah
  64. Nana Appiah Mensah
  65. Nasty C
  66. Nice Nailantei Leng’ete
  67. Nneile Nkholise
  68. Nomzamo Mbatha
  69. Nontokozo Madonsela
  70. Obinwanne Okeke
  71. Olasupo Abideen
  72. Orapeleng Modutle
  73. Pedro Lopes
  74. Percy Tau
  75. Prince Louis Omolayo Adekola
  76. Rachel Sibande
  77. Raphael Obonyo
  78. Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu
  79. Sadio Mane
  80. Samuelle Dimairho
  81. Sandra Ochola
  82. Scheaffer Okore
  83. Sherrie Silver
  84. Sidiki Diabaté
  85. Simidele Adeagbo
  86. Stonebwoy
  87. Sylvester Chauke
  88. Takunda Chingonzo
  89. Thando Thabethe
  90. Toke Makinwa
  91. Tomi Adeyemi
  92. Tonye Rex Idaminabo
  93. Ubi Franklin
  94. Victor Moses
  95. Victoria Ibiwoye
  96. Wadi Ben-Hirki
  97. Xtian Dela
  98. Yannick Nzondef
  99. Yasmin Belo-Osagie
  100. Yusuf Bakhresa

And there you have the list of top 100 most influential Young Africans. what do you know about any othem. do share with us.