Africa rating and PR firm Avance Media has announced its list of Africa’s top 100 influential women.
The list representing 35 countries says they have changed the feminine narrative and challenging the status of women in the continent.
Some of the honorees have expressed interest in offering mentorship opportunities to young women from across the continent through the Be A Girl Mentorship program which is being launched to upsurge the impact of the publication.
Kenya’s Sophie Ikenye is among the list. The beautiful media girl has inspired many in her 12 years in media.
kenye studied mass communication in Kenya and got an internship at the Kenya Broadcasting Corporation (KBC). She worked at KBC, Citizen TV, NTV Kenya.
The list also features young women activists such as AU Youth Envoy Aya Chebbi, Farida Bemba Nabourema and Ilwad Elman. A biography of each honouree is published on 100women.advancemedia.org.