Features & Interviews

Obstacles to successful female entrepreneurship … …that can be overcome

A revealing study shows that a need for financial stability and a low tolerance for…

Are African education systems adapting to the aspirations of youth?

According to a new and telling study, 95% of youth in Africa think their generation…

Interview: Monica Geingos – First Lady of Namibia, telling it like it is…

There is need for genuine empowerment of women in all spheres, at all levels. Tokenism…

Viewpoint: The workplace and the ‘angry-black-woman’ stereotype

By MoMa I remember the day vividly even though it was over eight years ago. I was…

Why Gender Inequality Is Plain Stupid

According to research from  McKinsey Global Gender Report if Africa steps up its efforts now,…

AfDB’s FASHIONOMICS: Strengthening Africa’s creative industries

Fueled by growing appetite for African Art, the rising popularity of African music and the…

Women in Architecture: The Olajumoke Adenowo Interview

Olajumoke Adenowo, is one of Africa’s leading architects and business woman. Her success as an…

Satta Matturi: Fine jewellery wrapped in her culture

By Maryanne Njeri Maina The Satta Matturi Fine Jewellery brand is about tradition, the expression…

Women in Business – Ozohu Adoh’s EPARA: Cacooned in Luxury

For several years, black skin has had little options when it came to shopping from…

EFG Hermes’ Mona Zulficar: “Doing a good job is a driver of change”

Mona Zulficar, Non-Executive Chairperson of EFG Hermes and founding partner of Zulficar and Partners Law…