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Mwaba Kasese-Bota

Mwaba Kasese-Bota; Zambia’s Export to the United Nations

Before I delve into celebrating this African star, allow me to oblige us with some knowledge; after all, knowledge is power. Ever wondered what the...
Lindiwe Mazibuko

Lindiwe Mazibuko- Breaking New Grounds and Gaining New Heights.

Lindiwe is a South African Politician, and the Democratic Alliance’s Parliamentary Leader and Leader of the Opposition in the National Assembly Born in Swaziland on...

Proscovia Alengot Oromait – Africa’s Youngest Lawmaker

 Everyone has something to offer the continent; irrespective of their age, educational background and career. As true as this statement is, not everyone understands...
United Nations Peace-Maker Malik Dechambenoit

Former United Nations Peace-Maker Malik Dechambenoit: Brokering the Peace of Nations

One reason I love Konnect Africa is that it brings together a great diversity of Africans in one huge online melting point, expanding our...

Dayo Israel: Africa’s Award-winning Youth Advocate and Social Entrepreneur

He is a Social Entrepreneur, Evangelist-Preacher, Motivational Speaker, Diplomat, Youth Advocate and Representative, T V Personality, Business and High Performance Coach; He has served...

Thulisile Madonsela- the Purpose Driven Ombudsman

“The challenge of leadership is to be strong, but not rude; to be kind and not weak, to be bold and not bully;...

January Yusuf Makamba is Set to Transform the System

Someone once said that the difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but...

Minister Louise Mushikiwabo; Rebuilding Rwanda One Policy at a Time…

Rwanda, a country with a chequered, gory past. Genocide, tribal decimation, a generation of tears and sorrow; but that was in the past, Rwanda...

Knowledge Malusi Nkanyezi Gigaba is a Leader with Purpose

  Like Martin Luther Jr, this son of the soil has a dream that soon Africans will be greatly accepted and allowed their place...
Gugu Msibi

South Africa’s Gugu Msibi says, “Get Involved in What Is Going on around You!”

Remember how people of prestige used to be described as ‘movers and shakers,’ or a ‘wo/man of timbre and calibre?’ Those are the phrases...
Cheryl Carolus

South Africa’s Cheryl Carolus was Born to Lead!!!

I have considered a lot of things in life and have come to the conclusion that while the sun  shines for everyone and the...
Elsie Kanza

Elsie Kanza is Young, Beautiful and in Charge as she Heads Africa at the...

Women are amazing; women are beautiful; women are intellectual; women are ingenious; women are dynamic, and so is Elsie Kanza! Born and educated in Kenya...

Nkosazana Clarice Dlamini-Zuma- The First Female Leader of the African Union

Someone once said, and I verily believe that peak performers are people who are committed to a compelling mission. It is very clear that...

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala: The Indomitable African Princess

Excellence has a voice, a very loud one at that and can be heard even from the farthest distance. Most times, its strong African...

Kofi Atta Annan- In Pursuit of Peace

If there is anyone qualified to give advice to the young generation on the value of making worthwhile choices, then I know who the...

Graca Machel; The First Lady with a First-Class Heart

Graca Machel is a lady of firsts: She is the first and only woman in history to have been First Lady of two different...
Kah Walla

Kah Walla; Entrepreneur Going On President!

 Kah Walla is a woman who has dared to go where angels fear to tread; and no, she’s no fool. She swims with the...
Dr. Josephine Okei-Odumakin

Dr. Josephine Okei-Odumakin; Warrior, Activist and Defender of the Universe

The very first time I heard about her, she was a part of the Save Nigeria Group canvassing for free and fair elections...

Obiageli Kathryn Ezekwesili- The Internationally Acclaimed ‘Madam Due-Process’

Time and time again, we have posted speeches by this legendary lady made at different occasions and gatherings of the best and the brightest....
Oby-Ezekwesili - A Shining Example

Oby Ezekwesili – A Shining Example

I have been having a great time at the ongoing 42nd Annual Accountants Conference. I am not very sure what my exact expectations were...
PAT-UTOMI - Building Enduring Institutions For National Development

Building Enduring Institutions For National Development

Dr Pat Utomi delivered a thought-provoking paper at the on-going 42nd Annual Accountants Conference organised by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria. The...

The Prize for African Leadership

Do you know Mo Ibrahim? You may know that he is a Sudanese philanthropist and business man. He is the founder of Celtel International,...

Nigeria’s 2013 Budget – A President’s Speech

The Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan presented his N4.93 trillion budget to the National Assembly today, 10th October, 2012. In a country that has been...

Thomas Sankara

Thomas Sankara was in his time a remarkable man. Remarkable by many accounts because the words that proceeded from his mouth, the ideas he...

Mandela turns 94

Nelson Mandela celebrated his 94 years on today. 94 years old. Wow!! That is incredible 'Mandela Day" is a day known to all South Africans in celebration...
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