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Victor Moses Voted 2017 Most Influential Young Nigerian

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Nigerian professional footballer and Chelsea FC skipper, Victor Moses has been voted the 2017 Most Influential Young Nigerian in one of the most credible and respected annual ranking polls organised by international reputed rating establishment, Avance Media.

Victor Moses who takes over from Actress Funke Akindele, [the 2016 Most Influential Young Nigerian] plays as a winger for Premier League club Chelsea and the Nigeria national team. He has gained over 20 caps for Nigeria since his debut in 2012 and has played in their winning campaign at the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations, as well as the 2014 FIFA World Cup. He has played for West Ham United, Stoke City, Liverpool, Crystal Palace, Wigan Athletic and still plays for Chelsea.

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The poll which drew public participation from over 90 countries also voted Motivational Speaker, John Obidi, Templars Law Associate, Kenneth Okwor, Founder of Ambassadors of Africa, Prince Louis Omolayo Adekola and Arsenal Skipper, Alex Iwobi among the top 5 most influential young Nigerians respectively.

Co-Founder of She Leads Africa, Yasmin Belo-Osagie was also voted as the Most Influential Young Nigerian Woman.

Prince Akpah, MD of Avance Media says he hopes the annual polls will inspire young people to create a positive environment that will encourage other Nigerian youths to excel in their various endeavours.

 

See winners in the various categories below:

  1. Business – Adebola Williams, Red Media Africa
  2. Entertainment – Frank Edwards, Musician
  3. Law & Governance – Kenneth Okwor, Lawyer
  4. Leadership & Civil Society – Victoria Ibiwoye, One African Child
  5. Lifestyle – Bayo Omoboriowo, Photographer
  6. Media – Toke Makinwa, OAP
  7. Personal Development & Academia – John Obidi, Speaker
  8. Science & Technology – Eyo Bassey, Payporte
  9. Social Enterprise & Philanthropy – Yasmin Belo-Osagie, She Leads Africa
  10. Sports – Victor Moses, Chelsea FC

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Below is the Official 2017 Ranking of Avance Media’s 50 Most Influential Young Nigerians

  1. Victor Moses
  2. John Obidi
  3. Kenneth Okwor
  4. Prince Louis Omolayo Adekola  
  5. Alex Iwobi
  6. Yasmin Belo-Osagie
  7. Frank Edwards
  8. Olasupo Abideen
  9. Toke Makinwa
  10. Victoria Ibiwoye
  11. Bayo Omoboriowo
  12. Seun Onigbinde
  13. Eyo Bassey  
  14. Adebola Williams
  15. Falz
  16. Nnamdi Stan Ekeh  
  17. Toolz – Tolu Oniru
  18. Wale Olajumoke
  19. Olamide Bada  
  20. Babatunde Oladosu  
  21. Ife Adebayo  
  22. Ayodeji Osowobi  
  23. Dr Echefu Ikechukwu Bright
  24. Shola Akinlade  
  25. Tolu Ogunlesi  
  26. Yul Edochie  
  27. Femi Bakre  
  28. Ebuka Obi-Uchendu  
  29. Ubi Franklin  
  30. Idris Akinbajo  
  31. Nkechi Okwuone
  32. Osagie Alonge  
  33. Mohammed Ibrahim Jega  
  34. DJ Spinall  
  35. Davido  
  36. Wizkid  
  37. Noble Igwe  
  38. Samson Itodo
  39. Imrana Alhaji Buba
  40. Kelechi Iheanacho  
  41. Jamie Pajoel  
  42. Simi Fajemirokun  
  43. Bashir Ahmad  
  44. Adetola Anita Adetoye  
  45. Chaste Christopher Inegbedion
  46. Zuriel Oduwole  
  47. Mark Angel  
  48. Stanley Uzochukwu
  49. Olamide  
  50. Ehiz
  51. Maraji  
  52. Denrele Edun
  53. Hauwa Ojeifo  
  54. Iyinoluwa Aboyeji  
  55. Toyosi Akerele  
  56. Chukwuka Onuwa  
  57. Fikayo Ogundipe  
  58. O’tega Ogra  
  59. Abisoye Ajayi-Akinfolarin  
  60. Uche Pedro
  61. Stella Dimoko Korkus  
  62. Olufemi Olukayode Adeyemi  
  63. Runcie C.W. Chidebe  
  64. David James Egwu
  65. Ebenezar Wikina  
  66. Nasir Yammama  
  67. Nneka Eze  
  68. Demola Adetona
  69. Bamikole Omishore  
  70. Omotade Alalade
  71. Muna Onuzo-Iyanam  
  72. VJ Adams
  73. Nancy Isime  
  74. Wilfred Ndidi  
  75. Andre Blaze Henshaw  
  76. Tonye Rex Idaminabo  
  77. Nuhu Ibrahim Alabura  
  78. Bisola Borha
  79. Abayomi Awobokun  
  80. Osi Suave  
  81. Aigbe Omoregie
  82. Shola Ladoja  
  83. Olatorera Oniru  
  84. Muhammad Sani Abdullahi  
  85. Asuquo Ekpenyong  
  86. Jane Michael Ekanem  
  87. Maria Okanrende
  88. Tekno  
  89. Ola Aina  
  90. Moet Abebe  
  91. Patoranking  
  92. Titilola Vivour-Adeniyi
  93. Freeman Osonuga
  94. Runtown  
  95. Hon. Samaila Suleiman  
  96. William Troost-Ekong
  97. Oscar Ekponimo  
  98. Victor Osimhen
  99. Moses Simon  
  100. Henry Onyekuru

The 100 Most Influential Young Nigerians ranking is proudly organised by Avance Media in partnership with Goal.com, My Naija Naira, ReputationPoll.com, Abjel Communications, WatsUp TV, TANOEBusiness.com, The YCEO, Dream Ambassadors Foundation GH, CliqAfrica and CELBMD Africa.

For More information kindly visit ng.avancemedia.org or contact, md@avancemedia.org and 0242307379.

 

Source: Avance Media

 

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