ZAINAB KARGBO: GLAMOURISING FURNITURE MAKING IN SIERRA LEONE

Zainab Kargbo  graduated from the Institute of Public Administration and Management (IPAM)- Sierra Leone; with a degree in  business administration and an intent to hammer her way into the future by designing and making state of the art furniture. This story is unusual for a country that  glorifies white- collared jobs with very low interests…

March 28, 2019
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LAMBO FRAGRANCES: YOUR LUXURY FASHION BRAND 2019

Africa is the future, this is an affirmation that is truly manifesting. Many entrepreneurs are thinking outside of the box into creating solutions for the worldwide market. The competition is tense but the fruits leave us increasingly excited! We caught up with a brand who is intent on optimizing luxury and style. Take a deep…

March 16, 2019
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AJARA MARIE’S SECRETS TO BUILDING A SUSTAINABLE BRAND

Ajara Marie is marketing executive and a rising business mogul with an in depth experience in Community & Youth Development, Events Management & PR, Communications and Marketing, Training and Capacity building, Clinical Services and Partnership development in Sierra Leone and abroad. She has successfully created her own brand and managed for the past nine (9)…

March 8, 2019
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TROUVAI LINGERIE NIGERIA: YOUR LUXURY FASHION BRAND FOR 2019

Growing up, Abiosola Latzel struggled to find bras that fit and were comfortable. She was ‘that girl’ wearing a bra in JSS1.  She was very athletic, loved to run but stopped because her boobs got in the way. So she developed a love-hate relationship with her body. After she had her daughter her body went…

March 6, 2019
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JOANNE OJI-CHUKWU: TALKS FASHION-SENSE, PASSION AND SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING

It is said that before 2020 new jobs , that do not exist, will rise up to meet the growing needs of millennials. We are proud forerunners of this trend, with careers, that bring solutions to problems from the tech fields to the internet. Joanne Oji-Chukwu, is a lawyer, prosecutor and an online entrepreneur/influencer.  Her day job…

February 12, 2019
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MABINTY N’KAMA SANKOH: BUSINESS SUCCESS FOR ME IS CUSTOMER SATISFACTION.

This week is all about global entrepreneurship and we are looking at an entrepreneur, who is bridging the gap between continents. She utilizes fashion and technology by running an online fashion boutique. Mabinty N’Kama Sankoh’s good eye for fashion inspires the pieces she sells. She has always loved styling herself and found a greater pleasure…

November 16, 2018
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SHAE RECYCLING: THE FUTURE OF INNOVATION LIES IN WASTE

Urbanisation has brought along many blessings such as technology and access to modern facilities. Unfortunately, though it has also brought along a gigantic problem, the production of more waste. Sierra Leone like many other countries around the world is battling with plastic waste. Scientists have proven that plastic items can take anytime between 450 years…

October 18, 2018
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RITA UKHUEGBE: UNVEILING STARS THROUGH ENTREPRENEURSHIP

The entertainment Industry in Africa has transformed many lives, discovering hidden potential and unveiling stars. Mrs. Rita Ukhuegbe (Née)Wright’s success is a classic display of hard work and  entrepreneurship. Her love for entertainment led her to work as a journalist and a news caster at the ABC television, Talking Drums Studio in Sierra Leone and…

October 1, 2018
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GIVE ME 3 MINUTES RIGHT NOW AND I’LL SHOW YOU WHY YOU ARE NOT BEEN PRODUCTIVE.

I enjoy working hard, I thrive on excellence. I am a high achiever. I am not a machine. I deserve a work/ life balance that goes beyond a few Sundays stay-cation every now and again. My body is tired, my brain drains. I lose ideas. I feel like I am stuck in a rot. Everything is…

September 13, 2018
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Hurray! Co-founder of She Leads Africa made a stop at Narnia.

As the founder of a start-up  , I am always excited to connect with people who support businesses. I  believe that as Africans we need to find ways to share our own stories this will uplift others in the journey. As an early childhood professional, I have grown to realise that one of the ways…

August 10, 2018
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