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5 young leaders impacting over 12000* lives

The power of one  22-year-old Vanessa Ishimwe is the only one in her family to have completed high school. She did not understand why...
Sihle Magubane
2 min read

Global Speakers Circuit: Thato Kgatlhanye serves as panelist for …

From May 18 to May 20, 2017 Thato Kgatlhanye had the opportunity to travel to London for the Oxford Africa Conference sponsored by her...
Fanta Traore
1 min read

How 25 year old co-founder of PrepClass secured a third …

Earlier this May, 25 year old Chukwuwezam Obanor, 2014 Anzisha Fellow and co- founder of PrepClass.ng notified us of his latest selection into the...
Fanta Traore
3 min read

Mozambican Construction Sector Entrepreneur Shares His Story

Faustino Quissico, a 22 year old Mozambican construction industry extraordinaire, tells us his story. “From the age of 12 the entrepreneurial spirit took over...
Anzisha Team
1 min read

Entrepreneur’s Triumphs and Innovations in Agriculture

N’Guessan Koffi Jacques Olivier, who was born to a farming family in Dabouyo, Ivory Coast, has a naturally strong love of the soil. He...
Anzisha Team
1 min read

Senegalese Woman Entrepreneur Transforms Trash to Treasure

Overwhelming scientific evidence shows that climate change has been created by mankind. Unfortunately, the poor global south, including Africa, will bear the brunt of...
Anzisha Team
1 min read

Rockstar entrepreneur Karidas Tshintsholo: from wire cars to SA …

Karidas Tshintsholo, like most other four year olds, halted what he was doing as soon as he heard the distant and jarring jingle of...
Anzisha Team
1 min read

Young Moroccan entrepreneur digitizes the road

Ten years ago, Moroccan entrepreneur Issam Darui started work as his bus-driver brother’s assistant. In the humming bus stations of the country’ cities, the then...
Anzisha Team
1 min read

Young woman seizes gap in logistics market, inspiring other …

Ifrah Arab, at only twenty years old, mastered the business of last mile distribution in a remote part of Northeastern Kenya. Essential items were...
Anzisha Team
2 min read