The ranking which was launched in 2016 was previously won by Comedian and TV Personality Trevor Noah in 2016 and spokesperson of Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF), Dr Mbuyiseni Ndlozi in 2017 who were voted as the Most Influential Young South Africans in their respective years.
Some notable personalities in the final ranking top 10 include Caster Semenya, Mbuyiseni Ndlozi, Nomzamo Mbatha, Brent Lindeque, Zincedile Tiya, Mapeseka Koetle-Nyokong, LaSizwe Dambuza, Mihlali Ndamase, Sandile Shezi, and Kagiso Legodi. Visit www.avancemedia.org for the full final ranking represented in respective categories.
2018 Most Influential Young South Africans final ranking. Photo: Avance Media.