pioneer

Mar 04 2015

CEO & Founder of Strive International which aims to build awareness of DYSLEXIA in Africa.

Oct 21 2014

Senior Presidential Advisor on AGOA & Trade in Uganda, owner of boutique hotel. Words of Wisdom: “If you reach for perfection, you will reach excellence. Learn from others. Give what is best of you.”

Oct 09 2014

Oct 17/14 First Female Pilot in South Africa and & Captain of the first female crew.

Aug 22 2014

Aug 29/14 Launch Ambassador of Zimbabwe in Canada; Deputy Dean: Diplomatic corps in Ottawa.

Apr 25 2014

Launch June 25/14 Founder & Managing director of SRS Aviation – the first 100% black female owned aviation company that offers clients professional and personalized flight options to destinations around the world. Words of Wisdom: “As women in Africa we have so many industries we can get involved in, embrace them, however, we must not forget our responsibilities at home.”

Mar 01 2014

March 8/14 Her Excellency Nouzha Chekrouni, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Morocco in Canada, Pioneer: 1st woman to be elected to the party’s regional political board (1999); 1st Arab woman named Vice President of IS; 1st woman with the title of Minister.

Oct 16 2013

Oct 27/13 Managing Director, Nedbank (Swaziland) Limited – Pioneer: first woman in Swaziland to head up a Managing Director Post for a International Bank.

Aug 11 2013

Lydia Zingoni is Founder and Director of SA Teen Entrepreneur Foundation

May 10 2013

May 17, 2013 Regina Ingabire, Co-Founder Never Again International Youth Network. Words of Wisdom: We are mothers, and we need to be educators of our children. We have to encourage our children to be active citizens and to part of finding solutions to our countries.

Apr 22 2013

May 3/13 new exchange, Founder& CEO ARG Design, Words of Wisdom”There is a depth of dignity, reliance and wisdom and huge generosity in the spirit of African women. Bring it out. Stand together and work together.”

Apr 01 2013

April 5/13 Marsha Gabriel, Founder & President, The CSI Business Congress, Showcasing Business response to HIV/AIDS, Owner OF De`Ma Restaurant, Durban South Africa. Words of Wisdom: “Some are born great; some are great; some become great. You may not have been born great, you may not be great, but you have the ability to become great. All the best for your achievements.”

Mar 18 2013

Managing Director, Tanzania Women’s Bank Ltd, A pioneer in the Tanzanian Banking industry. Words of Wisdom: “Remove the fear, bring out your confidence, you are strong. You must make others believe in you by believing yourself.”

Mar 06 2013

March 5, 2013 Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Transman, South Africa. Words of Wisdom: “The most important thing is to trust your inner instincts. Look at what you respect; who you respect and who you believe in.”

Feb 15 2013

Feb 21/13 Janet Nkubana, Co- Founder and COO, Gahaya Links known for exporting ‘Peace Baskets’ to the West and weaving peace amongst Rwandan’s rural communities.

Feb 04 2013

Founder & Director, Lesotho Child Counseling Unit, Lesotho. An orphanage that she founded at Lydia’s residence in 2001. Words of Wisdom: “I would tell African women to love themselves and trust themselves. Tell them they are good people that they can do good things and protect the whole world.”

Jan 21 2013

Jan 25/13 Founder & Legal Representative, RTUC Rwanda Tourism University College – First Tourism University in Rwanda. Words of Wisdom: “Work hard. Be confident. Grow to develop our world.”

Nov 29 2012

Jan 11/13 Gandhi Development Trust, Start the year with Peace in your mind and heart.

Nov 06 2012

Nov 13/12 In loving memory – Founder & Managing Director Tintsaba, Master Weavers in Sisal. Swaziland. Relaunch. Sheila Freemantle leaves us on Oct 29, 2012. In Loving memory of a woman who has impacted so many peoples lives. Watch, Listen, Read, her inspiring words of wisdom of how to change the live of thousands with love. Help her legacy live! Words of Wisdom: “Know your strength and develop those strengths. Focus on the positive and let the negative wash by.”

Oct 19 2012

Oct 30/12 A pioneering Human Rights Activist in Swaziland. Not to be missed interview if you want insight to women’s realities as second-class citizens. Words of Wisdom: “We should not wait to be counted in. We should just count ourselves in.”

May 07 2012

May 15/12, Founder, Byogenic Beauty Spot, Pioneer in the Ethiopian beauty industry. Provided beauty education for approximately 700 Ethiopians to enter into the Ethiopian job market. Co-Founder of GMM Garment P.L.C Q What makes you feel beautiful on the inside and out?

Apr 26 2012

May 1/2012 Founder & Group Managing Director, Professional Approach Group – Words of Wisdom: “Whether the boy child respects women, is because of the mother. It lies squarely on African women’s shoulders.”

Mar 27 2012

Apr. 3/12 Founder & Managing Director of Travel Ethiopia, plus leader, multi-business owner, pioneer, a true trailblazer in the travel industry! Words of Wisdom: “Taking a job is not about money, but it is about the knowledge you acquire.”

Mar 09 2012

Mar 20/12 Founder & Executive Director, Center for African Women Economic Empowerment (CAWEE), Ethiopia. A Women who invests in the international potential of women.

Feb 27 2012

Mar 6/12 – Ethiopia, Educator, Director, Founder – It is not your inabilities, but your abilities that make the woman. A inspirational woman who believes her blindness does not interfere with her 99 abilities. Perspective is everything.

Feb 17 2012

Feb 21/12 Pioneer of MUBS Enterprise Centre Uganda, Director of Zibra Solutions and multi award winner. Words of Wisdom: “Believe in yourself, than others will believe in you and follow you.”

Jan 20 2012

Jan. 24, 2012 6 Serial Entrepreneur, Presidential Adviser, Association Founder, Financial Trust co-founder. Words of Wisdom
1. Integrity is the most expensive currency that we should carry as African women.
2. Always keep your promise and work on your promise. If you keep your word, die keeping your word, you will always be trusted – there will be always be success.
3. African women, especially in prominent positions, respect your husband and family and you will always have success.

Jan 04 2012

Jan, 11, 2012 Hellen Acham, Executive Director, North East Chili Producers, Peace Keeper, Business Builder – Words of Wisdom – “Become involved with the economic activities that will not separate your family. We need to work with the support of our partners.”

Nov 20 2011

Nov. 29/11 Commissioner Bience Gawanas, Social Affairs Commissioner for African Union. One of the most influential women for children and women in the world.
“The acceptance of the unfairness is the challenge for African women. We need to ask: ‘Why does this rule exist?’ “

Oct 25 2011

Nov 1, 2011 East Africa Fashion Icon, Designer & Publisher. Founder, Africa Women, Ziper Agency, Sylvia Owori designs. “You feed your mind, the way you feed your body. Surround yourself with positive images, people and things.”

Oct 01 2011

Oct 4 @ 10:00am, Founder of Uganda Federal Alliance party. 2011 Presidential Candidate. African women can change Africa. They need to know the power in their numbers. They need to unite. They are the main victims of hunger, conflict, and child birth. There is so much at stake.

Sep 17 2011

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Sept 20 @10:00am. President & Founder BSD Ltd. Founder of Color Creations Limited. Leading brand expert. “Leadership is service, not Rulership.”

Sep 01 2011

Sept 6 @10a.m. CEO, Kenya Women Holding
Pioneer in microfinance. Award winner – fastest growing & best managed microfinance company is subsahara

Aug 15 2011

Aug. 23, @10a.m. Founder, Beacon of Hope
How to marry philanthropy with a real business approach. Words of Wisdom: “Be the change you want to see in the world.” Gandhi

Jul 19 2011

July 26, @10a.m. Executive Director FEMCOM, an institution of COMESA
Gender Policy Pioneer. FEMCOM is comprised of 19 member countries that make up the COMESA region.