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Women Leaders In Africa: Building Careers

As GE Africa turns 120 we are committed to providing real customer value in Africa and to making a positive sustainable difference together with our customers.
Farida Bedwei

African Women in Tech: Farida Bedwei

Farida Bedwei, Co-Founder, Logiciel - Ghana Farida is the Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer of Logiciel, a Ghanaian software company that develops technology solutions which promote financial inclusion for the unbanked. Diagnosed with cerebral palsy...
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Kenyan Inventor of 1st Flying Taxi in Africa

Morris Mbetsa, a 28-year-old Kenyan, surprised many with his ingenious invention, of Africa's first flying taxi.He joined the exclusive club of renown aeronautical engineers with his giant leap to the sky, in 2018, when...

Success Follows Those Who Persevere

The saying “what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger” has rendered true for Dr Claudine Hingston whose personal experiences of being caught in a 10-year civil war in Freetown, Sierra Leone did...
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Anelisa Mangcu ‘Why Black Excellence Matters’

I had the opportunity to interview Anelisa Mangcu to collect her thoughts on Black Excellence. Please see the Q&A session below and leave your comments and thoughts on the subject of Black Excellence.Question: Black...
Lilian Makoi, Founder, Jamii

African Women in Tech: Lilian Makoi

Lilian Makoi, Founder, Jamii – Tanzania Lilian is a Tanzanian Fintech entrepreneur who is the Founder of Jamii, a mobile micro-insurance startup that enables access to affordable health insurance for low-income communities.She has won a number of...
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Young Nigerian Invents Generator That Runs On Water

A young Nigerian, Emeka Nelson dared to dream and has eventually made it a reality.Emeka has the potential to put power -generating companies out of business.He created a generator that runs purely on water...
Thokozani Ndumiso Mhlambi

Interview With Renowned Cellist, Composer And Musician Thokozani Ndumiso Mhlambi

Thokozani Ndumiso Mhlambi is the NRF Postdoctoral Fellow in Innovation, at the Archive & Public Culture Research Initiative at the University of Cape Town. Through his music, he explores the iconic cultural legacy of...

Women Leaders In Africa: Walk-the-Talk

In this podcast, Africa.com talks with two of GE Africa's high profile women leaders.Welela Dawit Chief Financial Officer, GE Power Services – Sub-Saharan Africa, GE West AfricaAdesua Dozie General Counsel...

Women Leaders In Africa: Balancing The Gender Equation

In this podcast, Africa.com speaks with Nitika Rosa, GE Africa's Head of HR and Lerato Molebatsi, GE South Africa's Managing Director. Nitika Rosa: I am currently the head of...
Mansa Musa I of Mali

Meet The Malian King Who’s The Richest Person In History

If you were to list the richest people of all time, who would be in your top five? We bet the names that immediately spring to your mind are the likes of John D....
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Burkinabe Woman Turns Water Hyacinth Into Gold Mine

In Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso's capital city, Young Champion of the Earth from 2017, Mariama Mamane, turns water hyacinth, an invasive species, into fertilizer, bio-gas and energy.Her pilot program prevents desertification, creates food security and...
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