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Anzisha Entrepreneur Profiles

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Alain Nteff

Gifted Mom

Cameroon, 2014

Meet Nteff, alarmed by the high new born and pregnant women death rate in his community , this Cameroonian developed giftedMom, a mobile app to help these women calculate their due dates.

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Best Aiyorworth

Girls Power Micro Lending Organization

Uganda, 2013

Best Aiyorworth started the Girls’ Power Micro Lending Organisation, a micro lending business that gives businesswomen capital, enabling them to grow their businesses, support their daughters and ensure they get an education.

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Thato Kgatlhanye

Repurpose Schoolbags

South Africa, 2014

Meet Thato, founder of Repurpose Schoolbags. She designs school bags from up-cyled plastic bags, integrating solar technology that charges during the day and transforms into light for learners to study after dark.

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Martha Njeri Chumo

The Dev School

Kenya, 2014

Meet Martha, a young lady from Kenya and an IT enthusiast. On being denied a US visa to go to a hacking school, she decided to open up her own.

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