Leading PR & Rating firm, Avance Media, has announced the 7th edition of the 50 Most Influential Young Ghanaians.
The ranking which was announced on 28th February 2022 lists young Ghanaians excelling in various sectors such as sports, entertainment, leadership, social entrepreneurship, business etc.
Notable names on the list from entertainment include Black Sherif, Stonebwoy, Kwadwo Nkansah, Gyakie etc.
In media, Wode Maya, Zion Felix, Anita Akuffo, Berla Mundi and other trailblazers were noted for their sterling contribution in the year under review.
Other notable names honoured in the 2021 ranking include Ghana Black Stars and Arsenal FC place, Thomas Partey, Deputy Information Minister, Abubakar Fatimatu, (who is he) Brian Amoateng, Dancers Incredible Zigi, Dancegod Lloyd and others.
In announcing the list, MD of Avance Media, Prince Akpah, noted that the stories of the individuals in this year’s list are worth emulating by young Ghanaians who are passionate about contributing to the development and image of the country Ghana.
He also admonished the honoured young Ghanaians to channel their resources in mentoring young people by giving them directions as they have become a symbol of hope for the country and the continent.
Unlike previous rankings where qualified individuals are listed in the order of ranks in line with public votes, this year’s rankings are published in alphabetical order.
More information on the ranking is also available on gh.avancemedia.org
Below is the list of Avance Media’s 2021 50 Most Influential Young Ghanaians arranged in alphabetical order.
Abubakar Fatimatu || Deputy Minister, Ministry of Information
Alice Mamaga Akosua Amoako || Autism Ambassadors Ghana
Amaarae || Musician
Amoaning Samuel (Entamoty) || YouTuber
Anita Akuffo || On-Air personality
Berla Mundi || On-Air Personality
BigGodwin Martey || Websoft Solutions
Black Sherif || Musician
Brian Amoateng || IYES Ghana
Clemento Suarez || Comedian
Cynthia Ofori Dwumfuo || Hollard Ghana
DanceGod Lloyd || Dancer
Daniel Amartey || Footballer
Eno Barony || Musician
Fameye || Musician
Felix Afena Gyan || Footballer
Gregory Rockson || mPharma
Gyakie || Musician
Ibrahim Mahama || Artist
Incredible Zigi || Dancer
Jake Obeng-Bediako || Presidential Coordinator for Youth Engagement and Strategy
Jordan Ayew || Footballer
Jorge Appiah || SolarTaxi
Juliet Bawuah || Journalist
Kaly Jay || Influencer
Kennedy Agyapong || Afrochella
Kennedy Osei || Despite Media
KiDi || Musician
Kobby Kyei || Blogger
Kuami Eugene || Musician
Kudus Mohammed || Footballer
Kwadwo Nkansah || Actor
Kwadwo Sheldon || YouTuber
Mame Dufie Achampong-Kyei Obeng || Glico
Manasseh Azure Awuni || Journalist
Mawuli Gavor || Actor
Medikal || Musician
OB Amponsah || Comedian
Ohene Kwame Frimpong || SaltMedia
Owuraku Ampofo || Journalist
Prince Ampofo || Databank Foundation
Sadiq Abdulai Abu || 3Music Networks
Sam Nartey George || Member of Parliament
Sammy Gyamfi || NDC Communications Director
Samuel Takyi || Boxer
Stonebwoy || Musician
Thomas Partey || Footballer
Wode Maya || YouTuber
Yvonne Nelson || Actor
Zion Felix || Blogger