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Mavin Records Queen, Tiwa Savage has been listed as one of BBC's 100 most inspirational and innovative women of 2017.
According to BBC, the Nigerian singer is an intergral member of the Afrobeats scene and plans to open a music school.
Also on the list is Talent Jumo, a Zimbabwean activist who supports victims of revenge porn, giving them counselling and legal advice.
British-Nigerian business brain Anne-Marie Imafidon also makes the list for her role in supporting women to go into careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).