In FORBES AFRICA in July… one of Africa’s richest men, Reginald Mengi, says Africans are selling themselves too cheaply. The multi-millionaire Tanzanian who went from barefoot to $550 million. Why terror is spreading across Africa. The mining magnate who is taking on Samsung and Apple with an African smartphone. We celebrate 20 years of Rwanda’s liberation from genocide and look at how the country has become one of the continent’s great business stories. All this and more in FORBES AFRICA in July.
In the June/July issue, FORBES WOMAN AFRICA explores the experiences, travails and achievements of a variety of female achievers and entrepreneurs across Africa. We talk to Arunma Oteh, the ‘iron lady’ of Nigeria’s capital market who renewed investor confidence in the country. Also in the issue, an exclusive interview with Kenya’s First Lady Margaret Kenyatta, who completed the London Marathon for a good cause. In addition are other stories of inspiration from East Africa, and all the regular features such as fashion, food, art and sport.
The second edition of Forbes Life is here with the touching father-and-son story of Africa’s greatest jazz legend Hugh Masakela. We look at how to make it as a beer baron in Africa – from scratch. Blogging in Africa is different to the United States, it can kill you. Also, Gary Player tells us how he rose from humble beginnings to become the Black Knight.