Feature #2 Nelson Mandela

Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela (July 18, 1918 to December 5, 2013) became the first black president of South Africa in 1994, serving until 1999. A symbol of global peace-making, he won the Nobel Peace Prize in 1993. He was a nonviolence anti-apartheid activist, politician and philanthropist who became South Africa’s first black president from 1994 to … Continue reading Feature #2 Nelson Mandela


Feature #1 Folorunsho Alakija

Folorunsho Alakija is a Nigerian businesswoman, one of Africa’s and the world’s richest black women. In 2014, she temporarily seated Oprah Winfrey as the richest woman of African descent in the world. Her business spans across fashion, oil and printing industries. She is the group managing director of The Rose of Sharon Group which consists … Continue reading Feature #1 Folorunsho Alakija