- Nelson Mandela – South Africa A living legend. The symbol of Africa. Freedom fi ghter. The most recognisable face in the world.
2. Kwame Nkrumah – Former president of Ghana. He envisaged the African Union long before it became a reality. His footprints
are still blueprint for us to follow.
3. Hailie Selassie
4. Mansa Musa
5. Aliko Dangote – The Richest Man in Africa
6. Menelik II
7. Kofi Annan – Kofi Annan UN secretary general. Africa’s greatest diplomat of all time. He is handling the reforms at the UN in a calm and effi cient way.
8. Julius Nyerere – A great leader who refused to allow the trappings of power to corrupt
him. He was respected by his country, Africa and the rest of the world.