Fast-rising singer, Chukwuka Ekweani, popularly known as Ckay, is the only Nigerian to make the 2022 Time‘s Next Generation Leaders list.
The Time‘s Next Generation Leaders list recognises young people from across fields and around the globe “who are working to build a better world”.
Time described Ckay as one of the most successful African recording artists ever on a global scale.
The singer is expected to release his debut album later this year.
Other leaders round the world who made the list this year include the youngest member of Mongolia’s Cabinet, Bolor-Erdene Battsengel; South African beauty entrepreneur, Deepica Mutyala, and a host of many others.