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Ken Olisa named 'most influential black Briton'

The first black Lord Lieutenant of Greater London has topped a list of Britain's most influential black people.

Kenneth Olisa beat the likes of Sir Lenny Henry and Oscar-winning director Steve McQueen, in the annual list that marks the achievements of African and Caribbean people in Britain.

The technology entrepreneur and philanthropist was chosen for his work in tackling homelessness and poverty.

Elaine Dunkley reports.

  • 23 Nov 2015
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