FORBES AFRICA PERSON OF THE YEAR GALA DINNER
South Africa’s former chief director of public prosecutions Thuli Madosela is the 2016-17 Forbes Africa Person of the Year.
She was feted during an elegant gala dinner hosted by CNBC at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Upperhill, Nairobi. Tanzanian President John Pombe Magu
fuli was also one of the nominees for the award that seeks to honour the person who has had the ‘most influence on business throughout the year’. In attendance were Bank M Tz founder and CEO Sanjeev Kumar, AfDB director general Gabriel Mangustu, Africa Wildlife Foundation president Kaddu Sebun
ya, ABN Group founder and vice chairman Rakesh Wai and BRCK executive director Juliana Rotich.