Patricia Amira on Forbes list
18 October 2011, 16:16
Nairobi - Leading pan African television talk show host and radio presenter, Patricia Amira has made it to Forbes inaugural listing of Most Powerful African Media Celebrities.
The influential global media company Forbes, is seen as the authoritative source for listings including America’s Richest People. Forbes publication of African media stars reflects the growing global African influence and recognition.
Amira makes the list as the sole television/radio personality from Africa, alongside musicians such as Youssou N’Dour, Salif Keita, Angelique Kidjo, Hugh Masekela; authors Chinua Achebe, Ngugi Wa Thiongo, and new generation representatives, authors, Binyavanga Wainaina and soccer stars Didier Drogba and Samuel Eto’o.
In an interview with Capital News, Patricia said that it is a genuinely unexpected and humbling experience to be considered amongst such individuals, many of whom have achieved a great deal more than I have.
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