After a successful Poll by international reputed rating establishment, Avance Media, Yasmin Belo-Osagie, Co-Founder of She Leads Africa has been voted the 2017 Most Influential Young Nigerian in Social Entreprise & Philanthropy in one of the most credible and respected rankings system that honours youth excellence in Nigeria.
Yasmin Belo-Osagie was also voted as the Most Influential Young Nigerian Woman.
Below are the Most Influential Young Nigerian in Social Entreprise & Philanthropy as voted by the Public.
- Yasmin Belo-Osagie (She Leads Africa)
- Ayodeji Osowobi (Stand To End Rape Initiative)
- Imrana Alhaji Buba (Youth Coalition against Terrorism)
- Chaste Christopher Inegbedion (Padman Initiative Africa)
- Hauwa Ojeifo (She Writes Woman)
- Abisoye Ajayi-Akinfolarin (Pearl Africa Foundation)
- Runcie C.W. Chidebe (Project PINK BLUE)
- Omotade Alalade (BeiBei Haven Foundation)
- Muna Onuzo-Iyanam (Gazelle Academy)
- Nuhu Ibrahim Alabura (Alabura Foundation)
The poll which drew public participation from over 90 countries voted Footballer, Victor Moses as the Most Influential Young Nigerian.
Motivational Speaker, John Obidi, Templars Law Associate, Kenneth Okwor, Founder of Ambassadors of Africa, Prince Louis Omolayo Adekola and Arsenal Skipper, Alex Iwobi were also voted among the top 5 most influential young Nigerians respectively.
Prince Akpah, MD of Avance Media explained that, the ranking which features young people creating positive influence in Nigerian is meant to inspire young people across Nigeria and change the negative perceptions of the potentials of young people.
Profile of Yasmin Belo-Osagie, Nigeria’s Most Influential Young Person in Social Entreprise & Philanthropy
Yasmin Belo-Osagie is the co-founder of She Leads Africa, a digital media company for the modern, millennial African woman.
Her organisation became the first African Startup to ring a closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and also have been featured in the Financial Times, BBC, CNN, Forbes, CNBC Africa etc.
She Leads Africa has helped nurture hundreds of aspiring, ambitious female entrepreneurs. She is a former consultant with McKinsey and helped surveyed entrepreneurial opportunities for African women.
She was voted the 2017 Most Influential Young Nigerian in Social Entreprise & Philanthropy.
Source: Avance Media