Tag archive for ‘Women in Africa’
By admin On Monday, January 15th, 2018

Corporate boardrooms: where are the women?

  A lack of diversity afflicts most companies’ boards By Kwamboka Oyaro When a woman rises to the top rung of the traditionally all-male corporate ladder in Africa, it’s front-page news because women’s More...

By admin On Friday, June 19th, 2015

Think beyond microfinance when talking about businesswomen

Financing for women in Africa has remained stubbornly “micro” By Ndidi Anyaegbunam and Ecoma Alaga As the Third International Financing for Development conference kicks off in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Africa is More...

By admin On Sunday, November 30th, 2014

Partnership with women, Mobile phone tech next frontier for Africa

Turkana Festival , Picture Credits – David Mbiyu A dozen African government, finance and business leaders, including Nigeria’s Finance Minister, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, agreed surprisingly, earlier this More...

By admin On Thursday, October 24th, 2013

The 20 most powerful Women in Africa

“You have to think fast in business. If someone asks – Are you sell ing your blouse? Sell it! You can always buy another one. The first day I opened my shop, I only had five bunches of roses. My first customer More...