Blogger, Linda Ikeji has been nominated as one of the Most Influential People of African Descent. With over 200 people chosen worldwide she is one of
Blogger, Linda Ikeji has been nominated as one of the Most Influential People of African Descent. With over 200 people chosen worldwide she is one of the 21 Nigerians picked.
The Most Influential People of African Descent (MIPAD) is in recognition of the International Decade for People of African Descent, proclaimed by United Nation’s General Assembly resolution 68/237 and to be observed from 2015 to 2024. MIPAD identifies high achievers of African descent in public and private sectors from all around the world as a progressive network of relevant actors to join together in the spirit of recognition, justice and development of Africa, it’s people on the continent and across it’s Diaspora.
Two times a year, MIPAD gathers young leaders and their mentors on the occasion of prestigious events alternately in Africa and the USA, with some of the highest economic, cultural, spiritual and political personalities.
Other Nigerian honouress are Mark Okoye, commissioner for Economic Planning & Budget Development, Anambra State, Nigeria, in the category of Politics and Governance and Chuka Harrison Umunna, a Member of Parliament, United Kingdom, among others.