EACH ONE, TEACH ONE: EMPOWERING WOMEN AND GIRLS THROUGH SKILLS TRAINING

In a world where access to education and opportunities is not always equal, the “Each One, Teach One” philosophy shines through as a beacon of hope. It’s about individuals taking it upon themselves to share knowledge, skills, and mentorship to uplift others. Haja Mariama Bangura, the Founder of Girls Connect Sierra Leone, exemplifies this philosophy…

April 22, 2024
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THE IMPACT OF WOMEN IN CREATIVE INDUSTRIES : A SPOTLIGHT ON FATMATA SARAH DAVIES

  Throughout the decades, creative industries stand as a beacon of innovation, self-expression, and limitless potential. However, within this vibrant sector, the need for inclusive participation and empowerment remains crucial, especially for women seeking to break barriers and make their mark. In this blog post, we celebrate the inspiring journey of Fatmata Sarah Davies, a…

March 8, 2024
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SUNAH AGNES KEILI: AN ENTREPRENEURIAL TRAILBLAZER TO WATCH IN 2024

Empowerment knows no bounds when women unite their vision with purpose in business development, social advocacy, and volunteerism. As pioneers of positive change, let your passion be the spark that ignites a brighter, more inclusive future for all. Over the past fifteen years, Sunah Agnes Keili has become a formidable catalyst for change within the…

March 8, 2024
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EMPOWERING INCLUSION IN ENTREPRENEURSHIP: KATHLEEN JAH-DAVIES’ INSPIRING JOURNEY

In the ever-evolving landscape of entrepreneurship, success hinges significantly on the integral components of diversity and inclusion.┬áKathleen Jah-Davies, co-founder and creative director of Arch Design SL Ltd., stands as a shining example of how inspiring inclusion can lead to remarkable achievements in careers traditionally dominated by certain demographics. Her journey, marked by determination, education, and…

March 8, 2024
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Entrepreneurial Resilience and Vision: Insights from “Things Fall Apart”

I recently was gifted a copy of one of my favourite teenage books “Things Fall Apart” by the renowned author Chinua Achebe. As I read through pages and went from chapter to chapter, I realised for the first time the many life lessons embedded into it. I have read this book like many others several…

February 6, 2024
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JAMES SAMBA DRIVES CHANGE: SIERRA LEONE’S SOCIALLY INNOVATIVE YOUTH ENTREPRENEUR IGNITES A GREEN REVOLUTION

Meet James Samba, a visionary entrepreneur and self-taught innovator from Pujehun District, Sierra Leone. From his early days of tinkering with gadgets to leading Sierra Electric Technologies, James embodies the values of social entrepreneurship, youth development, and innovation. In this blog post, we’ll delve into his inspiring journey, the impact of Sierra Electric Technologies, and…

January 30, 2024
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We Just Move On Because Everyone Says We Should: Addressing Mental Well-being in Africa’s Startup Scene

In the rapidly evolving African startup landscape, the shimmer of success and funding milestones often masks a deeper, more personal battle. The year 2023 proved particularly challenging for many African founders globally, marking a period of intense strain that has continued into the current year. From Lagos to Nairobi, the stress of navigating a complex…

January 16, 2024
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INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF SUCCESS: WINNING STRATEGIES FOR ENTREPRENEURS IN 2024

In the fast-paced landscape of 2024, the entrepreneurial journey is a journey that demands adaptability, innovation, and a keen understanding of market dynamics. Global awareness of environmental and social issues continues to grow, there’s likely to be an increase in the number of entrepreneurs focusing on sustainable and impact-driven ventures. Consumers are becoming more conscious…

January 12, 2024
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EMPOWERING BEAUTY: UNVEILING THE INSPIRING JOURNEY OF MS. JOE, CEO OF AFROMERIC BEAUTY SALON AND INSTITUTE OF COSMETOLOGY

The world of beauty is as diverse as it is intricate, demanding both artistic prowess and an understanding of the science behind cosmetology. One astounding woman who has mastered both these components is Josephine Koroma, fondly known as Ms Joe. Not only does she celebrate beauty in all its forms through her globally-recognized work in…

September 6, 2023
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HOLISTIC ENTREPRENERUSHIP: NURTURING SYNERGIES FOR SUCCESS IN STARTUPS AND SMEs

My initial attempt into entrepreneurship was during middle school. I transformed into a rather crude version of a loan shark, catering to my peers who often mishandled their pocket money, seeking swift loans with interest from my burgeoning lump sum. Prior to that, my mother (spoken of discreetly) had occasionally acquired small sums from me…

August 22, 2023
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