Nigerian singers, Yemi Alade and Osinachi Joseph (Sinach) have joined the list of 100 most influential women in Africa by Avance media. Advance media is Ghana-based, and the list is an annual compilation made through public nomination.
They have joined the likes of notable musicians like Angelique Kidjo and Oumou Sangare. This year’s list saw women from Nigeria record the most representation. Ghana and South Africa also made up the top 3 with 9 and 11 women respectively.
Sinach is making it to the list for the first time in the entertainment category. In 2019, she also made the list of the top 100 most reputable persons on earth by Reputable poll. In her words, she said,
Always grateful to Jesus for all He’s been doing in our lives. A lot has happened this year, but in all, we are still standing. I thank everyone that contributed to this and especially out Fans and followers. You made this happen. Thank you for inspiring us.