HONEY TV Lists The Top Ten Influencers In Africa

Local 28 June 2021

The Ten has become a Friday delight for HONEY TV fans as the fast paced, UGC-driven show makes interesting commentary on African pop-culture.

HONEY TV Lists The Top Ten Influencers In Africa

HONEY TV (DStv channel 173) boasts a thrilling array of lifestyle content on it’s daily schedule, but one show has proved to be a viewer favourite. The Ten has become a Friday delight for HONEY TV fans as the fast paced, UGC-driven show makes interesting commentary on African pop-culture.

In a jam-packed thirty-minute blaze, viewers get an interesting look at commentators from across the continent giving their take on all things from celebrities, scandals, feuds, popular trends and more.

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10. Coco Mafeu

Dubbed the "Kim Kardashian" of Cameroon, Coco has used her beauty and popularity amongst social media to create several businesses in fashion and beauty. The socialite is well renowened in Cameroon’s social circles.

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9. Joy Kendi

Known as the “it-girl” of the bald cut, and she is owning the scene in the beauty industry. Amongst other endeavours Joy is the face of multiple fashion, alcohol and lifestyle brands.

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8. Rebecca Nengi Hampson

Fashion, beauty and and renowned video vixen, Rebecca goes by many titles. The influencer is promimnent on the Nigerian pop-culture scene, forming part of the who’s who of prominent social circles.

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7. Vera Sidiki

Very is one of Kenya’s most popular television and social media personalities. She gained popularity after appearing in the popular “You Guy” music video in 2021. Hailed as both an interesting and controversial character, she remains on the minds of many.

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6. Kiki Ni Gigy

Influencer, video vixen and trap queen are just some of the names that this Tanzanian beauty goes by. She is the ambassador to multiple brands, following her claim to fame as a professional video-vixen.

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5. Kefilwe Mabote

“Luxury” is the only way to describe this South African darling. Her followers live vicariously through her opulent Instagram feed which features every brand imaginable. Kefilwe is the brand queen of South African social media.

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4. Mihlali Ndamase

With the title of content creator under her belt, the multi-award winning media personality has leveraged her brand to the best of her ability. Now a fully-fledged brand ambassador, trend setter and tastemaker, Mihlali has turned influencing and content creation into a lucrative career.

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3. King Tonto

Nigerian influencer Tonto Dikeh is the epitome of the super-influencer. With well over 5 million followers on Instagram, the social media maven has aced the strategy to being a lucrative online personality. Tonto now boasts multiple collaboration with international brands.

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2. Huddah Monroe

Huddah Monroe is Kenya’s social media darling. Outside of Twitter, Facebook and Instagram, the influencer claims to have made over 5 million shillings from Only Fans alone. She is also the CEO of her own cosmetics company titled Huddah Cosmetics.

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1. Toke Makinwa

Best-selling author, actress, YouTuber and influencer, Toke Makinwa has built a brand worth noting across the continent. The media personality has now branched into beauty with her bespoke like, TM beauty.

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Watch The Ten every Friday at 21:00 WAT, 22:00 CAT and 23:00 EAT on HONEY TV (DStv channel 173).

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