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When the Problem Becomes the Big Idea. Meet Jamila Mayanja: CEO of J Mobile Laundry Services

When the Problem Becomes the Big Idea. Meet Jamila Mayanja: CEO of J Mobile Laundry Services

How do you perceive women? As powerful forces for change or simply future housewives? On #EntrepreneurTuesday Jamila Mayanja makes a case for the virility and versatility of young African women. “People in Africa perceive women as stay-at-home mothers who should be ...

Jennifer Nkem-Eneanya

February 9th, 2016

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Co-Founder of Vivo-ActiveWear Wandia Gichuru and Her Passage to ‘Entrepreneurdom’

Co-Founder of Vivo-ActiveWear Wandia Gichuru and Her Passage to ‘Entrepreneurdom’

Making the transition from a career to a business owner is not always the easiest of passages. On #EntrepreneurTuesday we follow the journey of Wandia Gichuru a former World Bank Executive who is blazing a trail in providing affordable health and fitness  clothing in Kenya. ...

Jennifer Nkem-Eneanya

December 15th, 2015

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An Interview with Frank Wornyo: Inspiring African Entrepreneurs via podcasts

An Interview with Frank Wornyo: Inspiring African Entrepreneurs via podcasts

Good day Africa, It is another Konnect Africa Interview. Indeed, it is great to be alive. Today, we have on our hot-seat, a Ghanaian-born entrepreneur. He is focused on helping African Entrepreneurs overcome their challenges and grow their businesses into profit zones using ...

Arise Arizechi

November 30th, 2015

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Haired Up! Ngozi Opara and the Heat Free Hair Movement for the African Woman.

Haired Up! Ngozi Opara and the Heat Free Hair Movement for the African Woman.

It’s another exciting #EntrepreneursTuesday! From the shores of Nigeria, across the teeming, rising continent of Africa, and far beyond our borders, the natural hair movement is exactly that; a movement that is redefining the concept of beauty, as it relates to a woman

Jennifer Nkem-Eneanya

October 27th, 2015

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White Collar to Green Collar: Alex Elphinstone and Yield Uganda are Partnering with SmallHolder Farmers in Uganda

White Collar to Green Collar: Alex Elphinstone and Yield Uganda are Partnering with SmallHolder Farmers in Uganda

Do you need to understand the passions, motivations, successes and challenges of Entrepreneurs across Africa? Then, #EntrepreneurTuesday is right up your alley. Africans are coming to the realisation that farming and Agriculture  are bedrocks of a strong  economy, and some ...

Jennifer Nkem-Eneanya

September 22nd, 2015

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A Law Career Vs Organic Foods: Kenya’s Ann Mbugua Turns the Page in a most Appetizing Way!

A Law Career Vs Organic Foods: Kenya’s Ann Mbugua Turns the Page in a most Appetizing Way!

I can almost taste it. I can almost smell the appetizing aroma. I can almost feel my teeth grinding its crunchy bones to bits. No, you are not on the wrong site! Its #EntrepreneurTuesday, and this entrepreneur has got my digestive juices working overtime! People tend to have

Jennifer Nkem-Eneanya

September 15th, 2015

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Kaakpema Yelpaala and his Access.Mobile are Improving Healthcare in Uganda

Kaakpema Yelpaala and his Access.Mobile are Improving Healthcare in Uganda

“I believe that in African markets you can come up with solutions that solve problems in a pan-Africa or global way.”- Kaapkema Yelpaala Imagine a world where medical personnel can electronically record basic patient information into cloud-based software, and then ...

Jennifer Nkem-Eneanya

September 8th, 2015

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Tony Elumelu: On Africa and the Next Generation of African Billionaire-Entrepreneurs

Tony Elumelu: On Africa and the Next Generation of African Billionaire-Entrepreneurs

“Everything I have today is because of Africa, I was born here, went to school here, I work here and I’m achieving some level of financial comfort here.” ~ Tony Elumelu Good morning Africa! It’s a Tuesday Morning to rise and shine, and we are ...

Jennifer Nkem-Eneanya

July 7th, 2015

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