Introducing Micro-Financing VC Fund For Black Women Entrepreneurs In Tech

According to Olivia Rusch’s 2019 study on Female Entrepreneurship, “only 9% of South African women are involved in early-stage entrepreneurial activity,” this is a statistic that new kid on the private equity funding block, Khula Lula has set their sights on changing.  Founded by University of Johannesburg alum in 2019, Milisa Mabinza carries a BComm Honours in Investment Management. Under…

Mbali Bhengu Shares Business Lessons We Never Received On Self-Ish

Mbalenhle Bhengu, the esteemed serial entrepreneur and owner of MindSwitch, is releasing a book that promises to be a light in the darkness for entrepreneurs both new and seasoned. Her ultimate how-to of entrepreneurship, titled SELF-ISH – Mastering Self in a Selfish Business World, offers both anecdotal advice, stemming from long years of first-hand experience,…

ONE’s Digital Dialogue Explores The State Of Gender-Based Violence #Justice4AllWomxn

In recognition of August being Women’s Month in South Africa, on Monday, 24 August, ONE Campaign hosted a digital dialogue with Kuhluka Movement and Justice 4 All Womxn exploring the current state of Gender-Based Violence (GBV) in Africa. Panelists included Josina Z Machel, founder of Kuhluka Movement and Justice 4 All Womxn, South African artist…

Love Is Hectic But So Beautiful #SthandwaSakaSeries

I’m thinking of recording ya ntate Thuso Motaung as I write this lol and he emphases the fact that love is painful…. heeeeeee mara lona le painful ka nnete hleng. 2019 was the year nje that left with many relationships 🙆🏾‍♀️🙆🏾‍♀️🙆🏾‍♀️ Ke re every month best believe that there is a couple out there that’s…

[News] Africa’s First Permanent FQ Lounge Opens To Support Female Entrepreneurs

On the first day of this year’s 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence, South Africa’s first permanent FQ Lounge-the Home of Equality at an innovation hub was unveiled at Impact Hub Johannesburg today at an event supported by UN Women, SAP Next-Gen and The Female Quotient.  Violence continues to take an immense toll on women…