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WomanRising Celebrates Michelle Obama

Michelle Obama will easily pass for one of the most amazing, adorable and inspiring first lady and woman in the entire world. Her personality, words and unwavering display of affection, love and support for Barack Obama and indeed everyone else were outstanding. Today, WomanRising celebrates this epitome of strength, courage, influence and inspiration. We say well done and God bless First Lady Michelle Obama for being who she is and…

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Giftie Ankrah – WomanRising Discovery of the Week

My name is Giftie Ankrah, popularly known as Naa December CEO of Walking Mall Gh; Traders in general goods and services. Walking Mall started six years ago with no name back on the campus of Accra polytechnic when I used to sell to my mates and family members and also friends at church. Apart from selling, I have been a caterer before for which I have cooked for so many…

Tracy Naa Kweinorkie Quaynor

Kweinorkie Quaynor – WomanRising Discovery of the Week

Ethniq was born at midnight, the time when dreams are made. At the time when young people her age turned in their beds, she was awake, dreaming of how to honour the memory of her late grandmother, Elizabeth Aryee, who was such a resourceful, zealous and independent hard worker. Ethniq is a limited partnership business run by the CEO and entrepreneur, Tracy Naa Kweinorkie Quaynor. She’s a graduate of Bsc Nursing…

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Roseline Delali: Meet the lady who started a business with just GH¢20

Yes, you heard it right. It was just GH¢20, not GH¢200. Roseline Delali Ashigbui, the CEO of Delchris Ventures, is a young entrepreneur who saw an opportunity in a business that can largely be found in almost every street of the country but has been overlooked by all. That business is ‘daakua’—a local snack prepared with maize or rice. Background Roseline was born in Hohoe, Volta Region, to Mr. John…

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Gloria Naa Yarborley Abbey – WomanRising Discovery of the Week

Gloria Naa Yarborley Abbey is a calm, collected with a seemingly shy disposition, a sugar craft specialist, a philanthropist, an entrepreneur (CEO of YARBS CAKES)and also the founder of Women of Virtue Empowerment Foundation. Grew up in Accra, through Association International School and then to Accra High School and completed Zenith University College as a Tourism Student. Gloria who has the passion of helping women who are abused, raped and…

Renny's Glitters

Doreen Aidoo-Bervell (Mrs) – WomanRising Discovery of the Week

Renny’s Glitters is a Ghanaian source for all kinds of African Classy, trendy, quality and unique beads. We also design Hats and Fascinators for all occasions. Renny’s Glitters came into existence on 1st December 2013 by Doreen Aidoo-Bervell (Mrs) at Adenta, Accra-Ghana. The desire to satisfy our customers is our major priority so we design to suit your specification. As a young graduate of African University College of Communications her…

Anita Yaa Boakye

Anita Yaa Boakye – WomanRising Discovery of the Week

Anita Yaa Boakye is the Creative Director at Ann Millinery, a wholly Ghanaian owned start up that crowns fashionable women with exquisite hats and fascinators to complete their wardrobe for that special occasion. She is a trained Human Resource Professional (Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration (GIMPA) and a Journalist (African Institute of Journalism and Communications (AIJC)) now African University College of Communication (AUCC). She left her position with…