Burna Boy, Davido, and Wizkid, have been named to Forbes’ list of Africa’s 100 Innovations, Inventions and Icons
Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala,
Director General of the World Trade Organization,
Omotola Jalade Ekeinde,
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie,
Olugbenga Agboola and Mr. Eazi, made the list as well.
The list was compiled from Hollywood exports and Grammy artists to award-winning concepts that can save the planet, according to the American business journal.
@Forbesafrica, the publication’s official Twitter account reads :
“This also include the award-winning ideas that had defined the African continent and influential role models that have spelt Africa’s growth over the last decade.”.
Forbes described Grammy Award winner, Burna Boy as one of the biggest and most successful African artist on the continent.
Speaking on Wizkid, an excerpt from the magazine reads,
”Another one of Nigeria’s brightest and biggest stars, Wizkid, is described by Vogue as “an image-maker who speaks to millennials”.
The publication described the “A Better Time” star as ‘one of Africa’s biggest musicians.
[THREAD]FORBES AFRICA’s 100th issue is here, and with it, the mother of all lists! Africa, a continent brimming with beauty and diversity, has produced some of the finest minds and most incredible ideas, be it in business, science, art, or entertainment. #FORBESAFRICA100Issue pic.twitter.com/OYQzwHJzLf
— Forbes Africa (@forbesafrica) April 1, 2021