Monday, April 22, 2019

Reinventing Rwanda: A Conversation with President Paul Kagame

Rwandan President Paul Kagame is widely credited with guiding the nation’s economic and social transformation following the devastating 1994 genocide. Rwanda has defied expectations...

Interview with outgoing British High Commissioner to Rwanda, William Gelling

The outgoing British High Commissioner to Rwanda William Gelling, a critic of the Kagame government, spoke to Ivan R. Mugisha about democracy, the Rwandan...

Interview with Paul Simms, Chairman, EyeForPharma on Healthcare in South Africa

Paul Simms is Chairman of eyeforpharma, an organisation famous for brokering pharma-government meetings across continents. "We want to bring disparate and entrenched parties together to create...

“Africa is perhaps the World’s Richest Continent” – Pope Francis

Following his five-day journey through Kenya, Uganda, and the Central African Republic, Pope Francis spoke with reporters about a wide range of topics on...

Exclusive Interview: Adam Rubin & Uswege Mwakapango, Co-Founders of RENEW

Uswege Mwakapango and Adam Rubin through their RENEW organization envision an interconnected world where young people are working together to address issues threatening their...

Using System Dynamics to disrupt Nonprofits and help children in poverty

MIT Sloan’s mission is to develop innovative and principled leaders who will improve the world. This resonated with me, as I’ve always had a...

Exclusive Interview: Meet Ismail Ahmed, CEO of WorldRemit

Ismail Ahmed is the CEO of WorldRemit, a multi-million dollar company on a journey to reinvent money remittances globally, and drive mobile money technology...

Meet Elizabeth Marami, Kenya’s First Female Marine Pilot

by SALLY MBUTHIA At only 27 years, Elizabeth Marami is charting the path less travelled and breaking gender barriers that have been in place for so...