Leading PR & Rating firm, Advance Media and Africa Youth Awards announced the 5th annual publication of the 100 Most Influential Young Africans list for 2020.
The list was curated to recognize young Africans for their outstanding contributions towards the development of Africa in a diverse range of fields.
With a total of 49 females and 51 males represented from 29 African countries, Nigeria recorded the highest representation with 21 young achievers, with Ghana, Kenya, and South Africa also recording a representation of 10 young people each.
Quite a number of music influencer made the list such as Burna Boy, Davido, Dj Neptune, Joeboy, Simi,
The criteria for selection by the organizers of the African Youth Award include; Excellence in Leadership & Performance, Personal accomplishments, Commitment to sharing knowledge, Breaking the Status Quo, and being an accomplished young African.
Check out the full list below: