Meet Ancillar Mangena, the lady behind the Forbes Africa Under 30 List

The highly anticipated Forbes Under 30 Africa list was released last week. While we are excited for the young and innovative female entrepreneurs who made the list, we want to specially celebrate the curator of the list, Ancillar Mangena-Nombewu, for bringing in all together.  Ancillar is a multi-award winning journalist who believes in the power of […]

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Jokate Mwegelo covers Zen Magazine Africa’s latest cover!

If you know us well at Leading Ladies Africa then you must know that we’ve got nothing but love for Jokate Mwegelo.    She is a former pageant winner, actress and founder Kidodti, a fabulous East African brand that deals with the designing and manufacturing of various lifestyle items to suit primarily the African market. From […]

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Women we love: Haben Girma

Photo: Perkins Haben Girma is absolutely inspiring. She dazed the world when she became Harvard Law School’s first deaf and blind graduate in 2013. Since then, she has remained a global phenomenon. Born in the United States to African parents, Haben was not the type to give in to self-defeat. At the young age of […]

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Meet Nicole Cardoza, Simone Biles, Augusta Uwanzu and all the other amazing women on the Forbes 30 under 30 list.

We couldn’t be more proud! The Forbes 30 under 30 list was released recently and we are super pleased to see many incredible black women honored.  Each one of them gives us assurance that women are getting it right in various industries. Tschabalala Self, Artist. Tschabalala is a 26 year old artist who has dedicated […]

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