Glory Okon Edim Is Lighting Up A Fire In Casual Readers

Tell us, who inspires you? Who lights that fire in you? Or better still, whose fire are you bringing to light? 33-year-old Glory Okon Edim lit a fire in casual readers with her book ‘Well-Read Black Girl’ and people can’t seem to get enough of her. ‘Well-Read Black Girl’ is a curated newsletter and a Brooklyn-based […]

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Zintle Ntshikila – Weight-loss Consultant And Fitness Junkie Is Teaching Us To Beat Our Personal Best

She’s all about empowering women to live their best lives by adopting a healthy lifestyle. Meet Zintle Ntshikila, a South African weight-loss consultant and fitness junkie. In 2016, Elle South Africa named Zintle Ntshikila’s “@Teamhlasela” as one of five South African Health Instagram pages to follow. Today, it remains clear why she was given that title. Going […]

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“Get Global Inspiration Wherever You Are Considered Local.” Taiye Selasi, Best Selling Novelist

When you hear ‘Ghana must go‘ what comes to your mind? Of course it is the best selling novel, written by our very own Taiye Selasi.  Taiye Selasi is what one might call a global citizen. Her mother was born in England, raised in Nigeria and currently lives in Ghana. Her best-selling debut novel, Ghana Must […]

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“For African Women, Sisterhood and Solidarity Is Everything.” Semhar Araia; Social Activist and Lawyer

We all want change and a better world, but how many of us are willing to work towards it? We can get inspired by Semhar Araia, who is a leading African woman, and has been making a change in the world by empowering and uplifting communities. Araia is an Eritrean American social activist, professor and […]

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Entrepreneurs Have A Fire and Passion Within Them – Michelle Ntalami; CEO Marini Naturals.

Michelle Ntalami is one lady who has beaten all odds to set up a natural beauty brand in Kenya. Michelle, a strategic brand and marketing expert, is the Founder of Marini Naturals, Kenya’s first 100% organic, natural hair care line. With her wealth of branding and design knowledge, she has conceptualised and designed the Marini […]

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A Powerful Woman Is One Who Has Flaws – Upile Chisala, Malawian Creative.

What does being a powerful woman mean to you? For Upile Chisala, a powerful woman is one who has flaws. She may fall short and cry at the kitchen sink from time to time, but she is dynamic and complex, strong and soft. Her strength lies in the fact that she is many things all […]

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Poet and Playwright, Koleka Putuma, Is One Fearless African Woman

We really love fearless African women and Koleka Putuma is one of many in Africa. Putuma is a beautiful South African, who uses her work to confront the difficult issues Black people face in South Africa. Her aim is to bring healing through this exploration. “When we look at the country – but not only […]

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“Emotional Intelligence is a skill everyone needs to have” Aderinsola Adeniran

The Leading Ladies Africa Induction is a formal event hosted to welcome new team members. It involves walking new team members through the vision of the organization, familiarizing them with other team members and intimating them with what is expected of them. This year’s event had in attendance, Founder of Leading Ladies Africa, Francesca Uriri, […]

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Have You Met Ainehi Edoro-Glines? Writer and Literary Educator.

Here’s your chance to get to know one of the finest leading ladies of Africa, Ainehi Edoro-Glines – who is a writer and literary educator. Ainehi Edoro-Glines is profoundly influenced by the literary icon, Chinua Achebe, her life goal has been to bring African literature to the forefront, and more specifically to bring a fresh […]

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