Super Eagles forward Ahmed Musa has revealed how delighted he is to make the Most Influential Young
Africans list for 2018 along with fellow compatriot Victor Musa.
The Nigerian international is presently on national duty with the Super Eagles ahead of today’s Africa
Cup of Nations qualifier against Seychelles.
He took to his Twitter handle to express his appreciation to the organisers for the recognition which
is aimed at positioning the image of Africa as frontrunners in their respective fields.
“Honored to be on this list! Africa United 🔥🔥🔥👊🏿,” the Al-Nassr forward said on his verified Twitter
account @Ahmedmusa718,” Musa said.
The list which was announced by Africa Youths Award for 100 young achievers from 26 African countries
also includes Nigerian singers, David Adeleke, better known by his stage name, Davido; popular artiste,
Folarin Falana, popularly known as Falz.
According to its founding President, Prince Akpah, this year’s award recorded 90 new entrants and 43
females that featured young politicians, activists, entrepreneurs, entertainers, digital influencers,
philanthropists & athletes across 10 distinct categories.
Nigeria, South Africa, Ghana & Tanzaania all lead the list with 20, 17, 12 & 8 representatives
The list which was compiled in partnership with Avance Media, mynaijanaira.com & Made Marketing Group
presents an opportunity for young Africans to stay committed to their individual causes and continue to
blaze trails across their various fields.