Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Ethiopia’s development is mostly people-driven: Interview with Haddis Tadesse

In February 2012 the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation announced the appointment of Haddis Tadesse, a US national of Ethiopian descent, as its representative...

Exclusive Interview: Chidi “Lex Ash” Ashimole, Photographer, Documentarian and Graphics Artist

Lex Ash has a passion for Arts and the idea of building brands, converting ideas to businesses and helping to contribute to global development. He...

MISAN REWANE, CEO OF WAVE ACADEMY IS OUR APRIL ‘FEATURED AFRICAN’

Tell us who Misan Rewane is please? I am a young Nigerian, young African, passionate about the potential of other young people in this blessed...

Exclusive Interview: Grace Kiire, Top Communications Professional

Grace Kiire is a communications consultant who has worked in several industries and across many markets. In this interview with Africa-OnTheRise, we learn more about this astute...

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...

JULY FEATURED AFRICAN: KENYA’S MARIA OMARE OF THE ACTION FOUNDATION (TAF)

-          Tell us who Maria Omare is please? I am a child of God, Social entrepreneur, Daughter, Sister and “mother” of many.  I enjoy laughing,...

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...

Days of Future Past: There is Hope for the Old

by IWEKA KINGSLEY In Nigeria, it is largely believed that any old person who can’t take care of themselves and is alone, is a witch...