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Meet The Kenyan Multi-Millionaire Preserving Endangered Animal Species

Humphrey Kariuki Ndegwa is one of Kenya’s most storied, yet elusive businessmen. Over the last three decades, Ndegwa, 60, has quietly built his company, the Janus Continental Group, into one of East Africa’s largest conglomerates while staying away from the limelight, reports Forbes. Modest in his personal life, calm in his

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Ugandan, 21, Named Among 15 Emerging Young African Entrepreneurs

Fifteen (15) young African entrepreneurs have emerged as finalists from a field of more than 800 applicants for the seventh annual Anzisha Prize, Africa's premier award for her youngest entrepreneurs. Supported by African Leadership Academy (ALA) in partnership with the Mastercard Foundation, the Anzisha Prize celebrates and cultivates the next generation

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Livara’s Nsimenta, Beryl Quoture’s Anita Nominated For Young Achievers Awards

Livara cosmetics founder and owner, Maxima Nsimenta is among the few young female entrepreneurs nominated for this year's Young Achievers Awards. She was nominated in the Young Achievers Award for Business category. Livara Cosmetics manufactures natural and organic cosmetics made from shea butter. ALSO READ: Meet Nsimenta, 30, Who Quit Shs30m Job For

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How University Student Turns Plastic Bottles Into Precious Furniture

Empty plastic bottles (waste) remains a challenge in keeping Kampala and other towns across the country clean. However, Christine Ddamba, 23, a first year student at St. Lawrence University (SLAU) is turning this waste into precious furniture; she makes different types of furniture from empty plastic bottles and paper rolls. On

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