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Showing posts from February 5, 2020

10 Women Entrepreneurs to watch in 2020

Ghana has the largest percentage of Women Entrepreneurs in the entire world and this makes us at WomanRising very proud. Ghanaian women are successfully breaking through the glass ceiling and taking entrepreneurship to a whole new level. 

I’m 53% Nigerian – Rapper Lil Wayne reveals after tracing African root

American rapper, Lil Wayne, has disclosed that he is Nigerian. 

The one-handed photographer: 'I prove people wrong'

A Congolese photographer who lost her arm in a militia attack has told BBC News Swahili how she came to start her own photography company.

Madonna offers to rent New York apartment to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle

Madonna has offered to sublet her New York apartment to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle so they don't have to stay in "boring" Canada.

President Akufo-Addo Cuts Sod For 17mw Solar Plant In Kaleo, Lawra

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, on Tuesday, 4th February, 2020, cut the sod for the construction of two solar power plants in Kaleo and Lawra, all in the Upper West Region, under the seventeen (17) megawatt peak solar power project.

Nancy Pelosi tears copy of Trump speech right behind him (Video)

The US State of the Union for 2020 took a different turn as Speaker of the House, Nancy Pelosi was spotted on camera ripping up a printed copy of President Donald Trump's address.

Lesotho's first lady charged with murder in connection with killing of prime minister's ex-wife.

Lesotho's first lady has been charged with murder in connection with the 2017 killing of prime minister Thomas Thabane's former wife, Lipolelo Thabane.