British-Ghanaian Stars Stormzy & Michaela Coel Make The 2017 Forbes 30 Under 30 List

Guess it is that time of the year where we find out which young innovator is making waves in society. Forbes recently released the 2017 ’30 Under 30 Europe’ list and a few Africans are making the motherland proud.

Michaela Coel
Michaela Coel

Two stars who are both of Ghanaian descent, i.e. 30-year-old actress, poet and writer Michaela Coel  aka Michaela Ewuraba Boakye-Collinson whose very own show  ‘Chewing Gum’ managed to scoop her a BAFTA for Best Female Performance in a Comedy and 23-year-old Grime sensation Stormzy aka Michael Omari made this year’s list.

Stormzy
Stormzy

British-Ugandan singer/songwriter Michael Kiwanuka and Nigerian stars Julie Adenuga, Cynthia Erivo and Susie Wokoma also made the list.

Julie Adenuga
Julie Adenuga

 

Check out Forbes.com for more deets on all the 30 interesting personalities who scooped a spot on the list

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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