Nigeria’s president-elect, Maj. Gen. Muhammadu Buhari (retd), who defeated incumbent president Goodluck Jonathan during the March 28 General Election, has been named in the Time Magazine annual 100 influential people in the world list for 2015. He leads three other Nigerians in the list.
2. Leader of the #BringBackOurGirls campaign, Obiageli Ezekwesili
3. Award-winning novelist, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
4. Leader of the dreaded Boko Haram sect, Abubakar Shekau
Buhari, Ezekwesili and Shekau made the leaders category while Adichie was named under the artist category.
The TIME 100 is an annual list of 100 most influential people in the world whose works are changing the world, regardless of the consequences of their actions,