(CNN)Ugandan pop star turned politician, Bobi Wine, Nigerian gender rights activist, Oluwaseun Ayodeji Osowobi and Kenyan film director, Wanuri Kahiu have all made it to the 2019 TIME 100 NEXT list.
These are the next generation of African stars, according to TIME
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The list released Wednesday is a compilation of 100 young rising stars who are impacting the future of politics, business, science and more in the world.
The list is part of an ongoing expansion of the flagship TIME 100 franchise that spotlights 100 changemakers from across the world, in different fields.
Below are some of the Africans who made it to the list.