Meet Rifkatu

Meet Rifkatu

Search for: Meet Rifkatu Rifkatu is a mother of six living in Plateau State in Nigeria. The region her family lives in is unstable and conflict-ridden, but the peace Rifkatu most urgently needed when we met her was in her home. Rifkatu’s husband, Jonah, would hit her...
SLA Rings the Closing Bell at the NYSE

SLA Rings the Closing Bell at the NYSE

Search for: SLA Rings the Closing Bell at the NYSE On December 9, She Leads Africa became the first African startup to ring the Closing Bell at the New York Stock Exchange. As part of the NYSE’s outreach program, the American stock exchange invited She Leads...
Meet Afua Osei

Meet Afua Osei

Search for: Meet Afua Osei My co-founder Yasmin and I started She Leads Africa in 2014 because we had a desire to see young woman on stage instead of on the sidelines when it came to top innovators and leaders in Africa. One of the first excuses you’ll hear from...
She.Leads.Africa

She.Leads.Africa

Search for: SHE.LEADS.AFRICA  WATCH THE VIDEO She Leads Africa is a community that helps young African women achieve their professional dreams. With engaging online content and pan-African events, our vision is to become the #1 destination for smart and ambitious...
Meet Cheraé

Meet Cheraé

Search for: Meet Cheraé Our first pitch competition winner, Cheraé Robinson had just a mock up of her Tastemakers Africa app when she pitched to us in September 2014. Two years later she has launched campaigns in partnership with Uber, Radisson Blu and South African...
How Internet Access Led to Success

How Internet Access Led to Success

Search for: How Internet Access Led to Success for This Rwandan Shop As the sun goes down on the town of Kigali in Rwanda, a young woman is negotiating with some of her last customers of the day at Turikumwe Art Center, a social business that reinvests its income to...

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