Youth civil society activist and peace advocate, Achaleke Christian Leke has been voted the 2016 Most Influential Young Cameroonian in a ranking poll organized by reputed rating establishment, Avance Media & CELBMD Africa.
Achaleke, who was a victim of radicalization and violence, transformed himself to become an ambassador of peace and change currently with international reputation. His youth peace building training manual and video documentary has also empowered thousands of young people both in Cameroon and abroad.
Public votes which drew participation from over 110 countries across the world also endorsed Arthur Zang, Mambe Churchill Nanje, Alain Nteff and Etta Rita among the top 5 young Cameroonians who have built impact across the Cameroon and beyond.
Etta Rita, a young lawyer who also works with NGOs in empowering young people across Cameroon also got voted the most influential young female personality.
Below are the Young Cameroonians voted for as the Most Influential in their respective categories:
Business – Gwendolyne Halle, (CEO of Health and Medical Empire)
Entertainment – Magasco, (Musician)
Leadership & Civil Society – Achaleke Christian Leke (Youth Activist)
Lifestyle – Kibonen Nfi (CEO, Kibonen NY)
Media – Ludovic Biyong (CEO, Camernews)
Personal Development & Academia – Etta Rita (Lawyer & Speaker)
Science & Technology – Arthur Zang (CEO, CEO, Himore Medical Equipments)
Social Enterprise & Philanthropy – Alain Nteff (CEO, Gifted Mom)
Sports – Clinton Njie (Olympique de Marseille)
MD of Avance Media, Prince Akpah extended his appreciation to all who participated in the polling process and encouraged young Cameroonians to take a clue from the lifestyle and inspiration stories of these young achievers who are defining youthfulness in Cameroon and beyond.
COO of the rankings, Javnyuy Joybert shared: This ranking and award is one of a kind in Cameroon which is an amazing encouragement platform for outstanding young Cameroonians who have dedicated their time, resources and creativity to take this country to the next level.
Below is the Official 2016 Ranking of 50 Most Influential Young Cameroonians
Achaleke Christian Leke
Mambe Churchill Nanje
Sahndra Fon Dufe
Ivo Arrey Mbongaya
Ornella de Vinyle Nzouegou
Ndansi Elvis Nukam
Nkwain John-Paul Sam
Eteki Stella Dopigma
Madelle Mbong Kangha
Bertheline Nina Tchangoue
Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting
Jacques Jonathan Nyemb
Peter Nguafac Temate Fongeh
Bibaa Lundi Anne
Tonjé Bakang T.
The 50 Most Influential Young Cameroonians ranking is an initiative of Avance Media & CELBMD Africa in partnership with www.reputationpoll.com, EOD Partners, Jagari Designs, My Naija Naira, Dream Ambassadors Foundation GH, iCare Hub Africa, Global Skills Exchange, Core Foundation and Project Know Thyself International.