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African Business Stories

Akaego Okoye

According to the World Bank, Africa is the only region in the world where more women than men choose to become entrepreneurs. African Business Stories is a weekly podcast created to give voice to the experiences of these audacious African women. It is your insight into female innovators and entrepreneurs building and running businesses in Africa.The power of seeing successful people that look like you can never be overemphasized and so we are taking hold of our narrative and telling our own stories in order to inspire and multiply success not only in Africa but around the world.
Episodes
Dr. Martha Namundjebo-Tilahun: Co-Founder & Chairperson The United Africa Group - The Winning Mindset, Defying the Odds to Build a Multi-Billion Dollar Conglomerate.June 01, 2021 Episode artwork Zainab Ashadu: Founder & Creative Director, Zashadu - The Business of Self Care: From Handcrafted Leather Goods to Holistic Wellness May 18, 2021 Episode artwork Ambassador Dr. Kema Chikwe: Founder, Women Leadership Institute - Lessons & Legacy, A Mother's Day Special May 11, 2021 Episode artwork Chigozirim Otefe-Edebi: Co-Founder Gracehill Behavioral Health Services - Seizing Opportunities, The Journey To Enhancing Mental Health Care in NigeriaMay 04, 2021 Episode artwork Bunmi Olunloyo: Founder & Creative Director, Bailamos Dance Company - Challenging Perceptions and Empowering Women Through DanceApril 27, 2021 Episode artwork Saray Khumalo: Executive Coach & Founder, Summits With a Purpose - Lessons From the Mountain, First Black African Woman to Summit Mount EverestApril 20, 2021 Episode artwork Nkemdilim Uwaje Begho: Founder & CEO Futuresoft Nigeria - Driving Digital Transformation in Africa.April 13, 2021 Episode artwork Jumoke Dada: Founder & Creative Director Taeillo - Building an E-Commerce Furniture Business in NigeriaApril 05, 2021 Episode artwork Hetty Boachie-Yiadom: Co-Founder P&H Boutique - Empowering African Entrepreneurs Through Mentorship.March 30, 2021 Episode artwork Fatmata Binta: Founder Fulani Kitchen - Promoting Fulani Cuisine to the WorldMarch 23, 2021 Episode artwork Emalohi Iruobe: Founder Tribe XX Lab - Creating Safe Spaces For WomenMarch 16, 2021 Episode artwork Lucia Bakulumpagi-Wamala: Founder & CEO Bakulu Power - Providing Off-Grid Power in UgandaMarch 09, 2021 Episode artwork Special Episode: International Women's Day with Temitope Iluyemi, Senior Director, Global Government Relations for Africa, Procter & GambleMarch 08, 2021 Episode artwork Chidinma Emodi Chukwuemeka: Co-Founder, The Footwear Academy - Building Africa's Largest Footwear HubMarch 02, 2021 Episode artwork Siba Mtongana: Co-Founder, The Siba Co - Elevating African CuisineFebruary 23, 2021 Episode artwork Akaego Okoye: Founder and Host African Business Stories - What to Expect in Season 2.February 16, 2021 Episode artwork Special Series: Lessons and Legacy with Mohammed MijindadiDecember 28, 2020 Episode artwork Special Series: Lessons and Legacy with Ejike EgbuaguDecember 28, 2020 Episode artwork Special Series: Lessons and Legacy with Dr. Nuno AlvesDecember 28, 2020 Episode artwork Special Series: Lessons & Legacy with Gori Olusina DanielDecember 28, 2020 Episode artwork Special Series: Lessons and Legacy with Dr. Henry MusomaDecember 28, 2020 Episode artwork Special Series: Lessons and Legacy with Gyude MooreDecember 28, 2020 Episode artwork Special Series: Lessons and Legacy with Daniel NgwepeDecember 28, 2020 Episode artwork Special Series: Lessons and Legacy with Gbenga OyebodeDecember 28, 2020 Episode artwork Special Series: Lessons and Legacy with Dr. Kingsley MoghaluDecember 28, 2020 Episode artwork