“I’m a mum to girls, I wish they were in a bubble and they could stay in that bubble until they turn 18 years.” I meet Lucy Mwakaba at a coffee house early in the morning. We’re seated at a corner. She is a children trainer with The Lead Child and her daughters are four […]

It is said, if at first you don’t succeed, dust yourself up and try again, right? But what if, just what if you dust yourself and try again, only to fall harder? Do you then wake up, press repeat and try again? Sometimes life’s challenges can bring you to a standstill, more so for entrepreneurs; […]

My first brush with the enigmatic Sally Mahihu is nothing short of magical. The London School of Economics and Political Science Alumni is definitely no stranger to the world. Having established a successful law firm that has been in existence for almost three decades now, and made her mark as the Founder of The Seasoned […]

From the onset Purity’s life seemed to have the perfect balance, but upon closer introspection there was a restlessness within her that made her seek a purpose bigger than herself. The first born in a family of four, Purity grew up in Nairobi and went to ordinary schools. During her university days she studied Microbiology […]

Florence Kamaitha, a 6th born in a family of eight, more popularly known as the “Pad Heaven Lady” found her calling in a unique vocation, creating a sanitary towel brand that would “Keep Girls in School, One Pad at a time.” This came about before the government’s pledge to offer free sanitary towels to public […]

Edna Kerubo Ngare is a mother of a 6-year old boy. At 33 years old she has 10 years of experience in the medical field. In her first year of medical school at the University of Nairobi, she was diagnosed with cancer. Scary as it was, she decided to continue with her education nonetheless without […]

When Irene Wanjiku set up REXE Roofing Products Ltd in November 2011, she knew without a doubt that they would be the kings in the roofing industry. In fact rexe is a Latin word meaning ‘king’ and Irene has formed an acronym from it that reminds her and her team every day of their values […]