Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari was nowhere close to making the list as Chinese President, Xi Jinping, emerged the World’s Most Powerful Person, according to the 2018 Forbes The World’s 75 Most Powerful People ranking released on Tuesday.
Out of the 75 members, 17 are newcomers. Among them there are presidents, billionaires, heads of organizations, CEOs, and one Special Counsel.
From the new president of France to the army chief of Pakistan to the world’s most powerful person in sports, below are all new members of the ranks.
On the list, the Chinese president displaced Russian president, Vladimir Putin, who has been relegated to second place while US president Donald Trump was on the No. 3 spot.
Businessman, Aliko Dangote is the only Nigerian on the list.
See the full list below: