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South African OAP, Bonang Matheba  Plans To Take Over The Business World

South African OAP, Bonang Matheba Plans To Take Over The Business World

 Ever since we’ve known Bonang Matheba (Which is a long time) she’s always said that she’s aware that her ‘it’ girl status could end at any moment. Queen B, who has reach across TV and…

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Akosua Afriyie-Kumi – The Inspiring Startup Story Of A Ghanaian Handbag Designer Turning Traditional Hand-Weaving Techniques Into Luxury Must-Have Accessories

Akosua Afriyie-Kumi – The Inspiring Startup Story Of A Ghanaian Handbag Designer Turning Traditional Hand-Weaving Techniques Into Luxury Must-Have Accessories

  AAKS was founded by talented designer, Akosua Afriyie-Kumi, with the goal of introducing the world to the weaving techniques done by the women of Ghana, while also creating and igniting sustainable jobs within Africa. Handcrafted…

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Meet Annie Akpe, The Woman Who Turned Frustration Into Innovation

Meet Annie Akpe, The Woman Who Turned Frustration Into Innovation

Annie Akpe is the entrepreneur who created the business card app that makes networking easier.  “Time passes and you need to reach out to one of the contacts but you’ve lost their business card and then…

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Meet The Three Black Women Who Started A Law Firm With A Tweet

Meet The Three Black Women Who Started A Law Firm With A Tweet

KMR Law Group is an African-American female owned law firm in Chicago. KMR was started two years ago by three African-American female lawyers, Keli L. Knight, Jessica B. Reddick and Yondi K. Morris. KMR was…

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Nigeria: My Husband Almost Sold Our House To Fund My Cancer Treatment In US – Sammie Peters

Nigeria: My Husband Almost Sold Our House To Fund My Cancer Treatment In US – Sammie Peters

This  exclusive encounter with Sammie Ayoka Peters,wife of Afrojuju Music founder, Sir Shina Peters is deeply emotional. The beautiful woman wept. She wept for Africa and her children. She is unhappy that Political elites take more pleasure in acquiring wealth…

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6 Questions To Ask Yourself That Make you A Better Leader In The Home & At Work

6 Questions To Ask Yourself That Make you A Better Leader In The Home & At Work

  Whether you are in the corporate world, a bold and rising entrepreneur, a homemaker or a growing young lady, the role of leadership is in high demand. A modern feminine presence in leadership is…

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Susan Barnes – The Startup Story Of A Social Entrepreneur Providing South African Girls With Dignity And Education

Susan Barnes – The Startup Story Of A Social Entrepreneur Providing South African Girls With Dignity And Education

The Subz Pants and Pads – Project Dignity social entrepreneurship venture was born out of one woman’s desire to address a major problem amongst young rural girls in South Africa – the lack of access to sanitary…

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Young Girls, Focus On Beauty That Matters, Your Buttocks Is Not A Yardstick For Beauty

Young Girls, Focus On Beauty That Matters, Your Buttocks Is Not A Yardstick For Beauty

This week  I published a story about a medical student in her sixth year. She talked about her dark skin and how being a light-skinned woman in college puts you in a privileged position. Being…

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South African District Offers Student Grants To Virgin Girls

South African District Offers Student Grants To Virgin Girls

A South African region has launched a grant scheme for girls who remain virgins throughout their university studies. The bursary offered in Uthukela, in the south-east of the country near Durban, is the creation of  the municipality female…

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Would You Forgive Your Husband If He Got Your Maid Pregnant?

Would You Forgive Your Husband If He Got Your Maid Pregnant?

Nigerian celebrities Cossy Orjiakor, Iyabo Ojo reacted to this. Read their comments after the cut. Angela had worked for our family for two years. She’s hard working and fond of kids. I treated her like…

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