Bethlehem Tilahun Alemu


Founder & CEO of soleRebels Footwear

“ My driving passions are sharing Ethiopian cultures with the world, and finding exciting ways to keep these cultures vibrant and fully

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Emmanuel Jal


Musician & Humanitarian

“I'm still a soldier, fighting with my pen and paper for peace.”From child soldier in war-torn South Sudan to internationally acclaimed

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Ger Duany


Model/ Actor

“My wish is to be a catalyst, to push for solutions, to broker peace talks, to ensure accountability, especially for those who committed and

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Annabel Onyango


Fashion Personality

“Africa is a place that’s alive and ridiculously dynamic. It’s a place of massive interest. It’s the last fashion frontier.”Annabel

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Rob Burnet


MD of Well Told Story

“We are trying to change the future with a story.”Rob Burnet is a two-time Emmy Award-winning media producer based in Kenya. He is

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Wanuri Kahiu


Film Director

In 2008, Wanuri completed her first feature film From a Whisper, based on the real-life events of the twin bombings of United States’ embassies

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Soiya Gecaga


Founder of 'We The Change'

Soiya Gecaga is the Founder and Executive Director of “We the Change” Foundation, an organization that inspires people to be the change they

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Josephine Kulea


Activist, UN Person of the Year

Dr. Josephine Kulea HSC, is a child-rights activist and the Founder and Executive Director of Samburu Girls Foundation (SGF), a Kenyan-based

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Kiran Jethwa


TV Chef & Culinary Explorer

“When it comes to food - the tougher the challenge, the better the taste.”After four massively successful seasons of a National

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Diana Opoti


Fashion TV & Media Expert

Diana Opoti is a champion of the continent’s fashion market and one of the Africa’s most formidable industry leaders. She’s an avid

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