South African music star Lira looks stunning on the cover of New African Woman’s December/January edition – which shines the spotlight of game-changing women who have helped to shape the continent in 2015 in different fields.
The list highlights some of Africa’s women of influence and it recognizes women who are transcending all spheres.
The list includes lots of amazing women from public office holders like the African Union Chairperson Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma as well as rising Hollywood actress Nigeria’s Uzo Aduba, and the woman in the forefront of African politics, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf of Liberia who was chosen for winning her country’s battle against Ebola.
The magazine also shines the spotlight on Nigeria and features leading media ladies like Toke Makinwa, Linda Ikeji. Scroll down for more photos from the magazine spread.