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The list features 100 women from 35 countries who occupy eminent leadership positions such as President, Prime Minister, Secretary-General, First Lady, Governor, Minister, CEO and Commissioners. Notable among them are Ethiopia’s President H.E. Sahle-Work Zewde, Liberia’s Vice President H.E. Jewel Taylor, Namibia’s Prime Minister Rt. Hon. Dr Saara Kuugongelwa-Amadhila, United Nations Deputy Secretary-General H.E. Amina J. Mohammed and former presidents, H.E. Ellen Sirleaf Johnson and H.E. Catherine Samba-Panza.
The Avance Media list also includes our very own Ethiopian women leaders and entrepreneurs which include;
ENTREPRENEURSHIP - 11. Bethlehem Tilahun Alemu, Founder of soleRebels
LEGAL - 66. Meaza Ashenafi, President, Federal Supreme Court of Ethiopia
GOVERNANCE - 89. Sahle-Work Zewde (H.E), Ethiopian President
Below is the list of Avance Media’s 2019 100 Most Influential African Women arranged in alphabetical order.