In FORBES AFRICA in March… the three wise men who founded Brimstone Investment tell us how they made poor people rich by turning $840,000 into over $600 million. The mining troubles and blackouts that are the scourge of South Africa. Nigerians live in fear with Boko Haram. Grammy Award-winning Ladysmith Black Mambazo keep their perfect harmony despite age and tragedy altering their line-up. The Kenyan Hercules who grew up playing rugby but is now stomping the States playing American football. All this and more in FORBES AFRICA.
The February/March 2015 issue of Forbes Woman Africa, the bimonthly pan-African magazine for the smart, successful and savvy African woman, is now on newsstands. On the cover is Miss World 2014 Rolene Strauss, South Africa’s newest pride, who talks about her reign and her ambition to one day start a medical business. Also in the feature are former pageant winners and how African beauty is now wowing the world. We also profile Angélique Kidjo, the African songstress who recently won the Grammy for Eve, the album she has dedicated to African women.The latest issue also delves into the untold stories of some of Africa’s most successful female entrepreneurs, and offers readers their regular dose of lifestyle trends and fashion tips to take them forward in 2015.
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.