Nigerian Farida Ado makes Times Next Generation Leaders List

Farida Ado
Farida Ado

TODAY, TIME reveals its list of Next Generation Leaders, 10 trailblazers who are breaking molds, taking risks and using their positions of influence to create change.

This year’s list includes Nigerian author Farida Ado. About her recent series, The Block of Ashes, Ado tells TIME, “I try to reflect the reality of society in my stories. These juju doctors had become a menace in many homes.”

Read about Farido Ado and watch an interview with her here:

To see the full list of Next Generation Leaders visit:

— Ariana Grande: Singer, U.S.

— The Weeknd: Musician, Canada

— Adwoa Aboah: Fashion Model, U.K.

— Kevin Kühnert: Politician, Germany

— Hou Yifan: Chess Player, China

– May 17, 2018 @ 18:06 GMT |


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