Africa Youth Awards has announced 100 young Africans from 32 African countries in its 2019 ranking of 100 Most Influential Young Africans.
Larry Madowo, Adelle Onyango, Darshan among 100 most influential young Africans
Kenya’s Media Personality Larry Madowo and Adelle Onyango are the only two Kenyan Media personalities who made it to the list.
Larry, a journalist has reported from over 40 countries and interviewed some of the world’s most prominent business, political and cultural icons.
Adelle Onyango has gained international recognition for her efforts to empower Kenyan women and youth. Adelle is the founder of The Adelle Onyango Initiative, an advocacy organization that works to educate the public on issues facing vulnerable populations; specifically, women and youth, while also providing solutions for reducing the barriers to empowerment and economic inclusion for the women and youth.
Other Kenyans on the list include: Nandi Governor Stephen Sang, Runner Beatrice Chepkoech, Chandaria industries CEO Darshan Chandaria, Shirlene Nafula CEO Crystal River Products, Natalie Robi Tingo, Founder of Msichana Empowerment Kuria, Elizabeth Ntonjira Senior Corporate Communications Manager, Amref Health Africa, Elizabeth Wanjiru Wathuti – Founder Green Generation Initiative,.
Other people who made it to the list include, Sho madjozi, Davido, Burna Boy, Eddy Kenzo, Castor Semenya, Shatta Wallace, DJ Cuppy, Alex Iwobi, Arit Okpo, First ladyof ladySierra Leone Fatima Maada Bio and Funny Tohee.
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