Nigeria President, Muhammadu Buhari, business mogul, Aliko Dangote, top blogger, Linda Ikeji have made the 100 most influential Africans of 2015 list. Compiled by New African Magazine, the list features 65 men, 32 men and the other 3 are groups of people. 
Personalities were drawn from eight different fields: 22 from politics; four from public office; 21 from arts and culture; 21 from business; 11 from civil society; nine from technology; seven from media, and five from sports. 
Other Nigerians included are; the immediate past President of Nigeria; Goodluck Jonathan, former UN Special Advisor on Post Development Planning, and current minister of Environment, Amina J. Mohammed; AfDB’s new President, Dr Akinwumi Adesina and UK MP, Chuka Umunna.