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The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.

Mahatma Gandhi

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Alexander Chika Okafor

Chickens And Clothes On The Way To A Business Empire

By Peace Hyde November 16, 2017
Alexander Chika Okafor has avoided the trappings of wealth that many in his position cling so desperately to. He answers his own phone, has no swanky corporate communication exe...
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Alexander Chika Okafor
Chicason Group
Chinny Okoye

Fall In Love – With Yourself

By Peace Hyde October 23, 2017
On a rainy Saturday morning, a group of women steadily fill an auditorium in the heart of Victoria Island, Nigeria. Reason: to fall in love with themselves. “I hear stori...
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Chinny Okoye
Nigeria
Beauty

Making Africa Look Good

By Peace Hyde October 20, 2017
Bisola Adeko is always on the hunt for that perfect made up look. The 35-year-old investment banker from Edo State, Nigeria, is particular about having the right look for the ri...
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Beauty
Diaspora
Background Check International

The Watchdog Sniffing Out Deception

By Peace Hyde September 1, 2017
“I told myself maybe I am not meant for business after all,” says Kola Olugbodi, Chief Executive Officer of Background Check International, Nigeria’s first exclusive and broad-s...
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Background Check International
EduCheck
Entrepreneur

A Dirty Job That Made A Poor Man Filthy Rich

By Peace Hyde August 1, 2017
He may be one of the richest men in Ghana, employing 250,000 of his countrymen, but it all began in struggle. Joseph Agyepong Siaw holds his lean, early years in abhorrence. Rea...
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Entrepreneur
Joseph Agyepong Siaw
Entrepreneur

Going Down The Spice Route

By Peace Hyde July 26, 2017
A handful of spices and condiments can whet a person’s appetite for business and keep the cash registers ringing, as Ghanaian food entrepreneur Essie Bartels has proven. ...
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Entrepreneur
Essie Bartels
Agriculture

Can Farming Ease Nigeria’s Woes?

By Peace Hyde June 8, 2017
Over the past two decades, Nigeria’s once thriving agriculture suffered as its oil industry boomed. The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) estimates that, betwee...
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Agriculture
Economy