Wednesday, June 12, 2024

Meet Neku Atawodi: The woman at the forefront of Africa’s tech...

By Segun Akande, for CNN (CNN) -- For Neku Atawodi, who became Africa's first female professional polo player at age 21, there are no boundaries, instead...

Meet Samuel Zemedkun, former fabric weaver in Ethiopia, now software engineer...

I was born in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, and was raised there with my five younger sisters. My father made traditional fabrics, weaving one thread...

Exclusive Interview: Davies Okeowo, CEO of Enterprise Hill

Davies Okeowo is the CEO of Enterprise Hill, a business solutions provider for MSMEs in Nigeria and Africa. He believes that Africa is "at...

Ghanaian entrepreneur finds reward in people’s busy lives

Patience Maame Mensah is capitalising on a gap in the Ghanaian home-care market. She spoke with How We Made It In Africa. Take us back to the...

Exclusive Interview: Chigozie Bashua, CEO of The Nut Place

Whilst on holiday in the UK in 2012, Chigozie Bashua paid a random visit to a medium scale nut processing plant in Tottenham. She...

Using System Dynamics to disrupt Nonprofits and help children in poverty

MIT Sloan’s mission is to develop innovative and principled leaders who will improve the world. This resonated with me, as I’ve always had a...

Exclusive Interview: Rayo Abe, Author, Media Influencer and Founder of @LagosHouseWife

With @LagosHouseWife Rayo Abe has built a platform and community for women to connect, share resources and engage opportunities for business and family living....

Exclusive Interview: Kevin Nolan, Director-International, Djembe Comunications

According to Kevin Nolan, Director-International at Djembe Communications, "changing the African narrative is a collaborative effort." In this interview with us, he shares Djembe...