14 Kenyans named among Africa's most influential people
28 November 2014, 15:24
Nairobi - Kenya is one of the most influential and fastest growing
countries in Africa, with some of the biggest global brands based in the
country, and technological advancements happening left right and center.
therefore no surprise that there are 14 Kenyans in the list of Africa’s most
influential personalities, published by the biggest Pan African magazine, The
New African Magazine.
Some of the people on the list, including actress Lupita Nyongo and
the President of the republic Uhuru Kenyatta were destined to be on the list
and some would have caused riots if they weren't.
Other influential persons considered include
author and journalist Binyavanga Wainaina, famed Gikuyu author Ngugi Wa Thiong’o
and artist Jim Chuchu.
Here is the complete list of Kenya’s most influential
Ngugi Wa Thiong’o
Prof Calestous Juma (Field of Science)
Ory Okolloh (Good governance)
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