CNN has released of the women who excelled and inspired in 2014, calling them the Leading Women of the year.
Nigeria’s Dr. Stella Adedavoh, who was critical in the control of Ebola in Nigeria, was named in the list.
On Dr. Adedevoh, CNN said;
The Nigerian doctor died this year after overseeing the treatment of Ebola patient Patrick Sawyer. Her efforts prevented the wider spread of Ebola in Nigeria.
Other prominent names include Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai, actress Kerry Washington, and Malawi president Joyce Banda.