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After A Terrible Law Suit And Miscarriage, It Wasn’t Over, I Came Back Stronger – Samantha Wasser

After A Terrible Law Suit And Miscarriage, It Wasn’t Over, I Came Back Stronger – Samantha Wasser

In the Women Entrepreneur series My Worst Moment, female founders provide a firsthand account of the most difficult, gut-wrenching, almost-made-them-give-up experience they’ve had while building their business — and how they recovered. A lawsuit and a miscarriage marked the beginning of a tumultuous two years for Samantha Wasser, fast-casual restaurant developer and co-founder of the […]

Fridah Mokaya – The First Black Female Nuclear Physics Graduate

Fridah Mokaya – The First Black Female Nuclear Physics Graduate

Dr. Fridah Mokaya is the first of her family to pursue a science course despite a rocky start. For a lot of people who attain the accolades she has science came easily but for Dr. Mokaya it took dedication and determination. In high school when it came time to pick her examinable subjects she missed […]

Presidential Gala Awards Honor 13 Outstanding Women For Giant Strides In Development And Empowerment

Presidential Gala Awards Honor 13 Outstanding Women For Giant Strides In Development And Empowerment

Thirteen distinguished local and international personalities have been honoured – in recognition of their roles in the promotion of gender justice– at a Presidential Gala Dinner Awards Night in Accra on July 5, 2018. The Awardees included Melanie Thaddae Kasise, Dr. Elsie Kaufmann, Ms Claudia Lumor, Prof. Naana Jane Opoku and Dr Nelson Aluya of […]

Ms. Leelai M. Kpukuyou Gets Leadership Excellence Award

Ms. Leelai M. Kpukuyou Gets Leadership Excellence Award

The African Leadership Magazine is expected to present on Thursday, June 14, 2018, one of its prestigious awards, the African Female Business Leadership Excellence Award to Ms. Leelai M. Kpukuyou, chief executive officer of Mini Mall. The event, which will be held at the Hilton Park Lane, Mayfair London, United Kingdom will attracts over 250 […]

Indra Nooyi The First Woman To Lead The International Cricket Council

Indra Nooyi The First Woman To Lead The International Cricket Council

Strength doesn’t come with titles. It comes from a sense of purpose, and Indra Nooyi’s career is one of my favorite examples of this truth. Now chairwoman and CEO of PepsiCo (and the first woman to lead of the International Cricket Council), the Indian-born Nooyi boasts two master’s degrees — including one from the Yale […]

Women Should Learn How To Say ‘No’ Sometimes – Eva Longoria

Women Should Learn How To Say ‘No’ Sometimes – Eva Longoria

Eva Longoria gets a lot of offers — to endorse this, to join that. But the actor, producer and entrepreneur (who will appear in the April movie Overboard) has learned that the best word for her brand is no. By turning down most things, she’s able to focus on those that matter — even if her focus is widespread, spanning entertainment, […]

Amazing Female OAPs In Nigeria

Amazing Female OAPs In Nigeria

Even as we celebrate world radio day, we have decided to celebrate  some of the Radio Ladies in Nigeria. We wouldn’t be able to write about all of them but when we celebrate some we have as well, we have picked the eyes on all of them. In no particular order, we give you the […]