What are you using your voice for?

South Africa, when compared to other countries around the world, although still faces many challenges that arise from having a young democracy, has and upholds a constitution that is admired and respected across the entire universe. Our constitution managed to turn a country that was once annihilated by colonisation and then apartheid, into a country…

The men we left behind 

“In the generation of you go girl, the men got left behind” Many of us at one stage or another have uttered the words “where have all the good men gone?” You see, from the 1960s the world began to observe an unimaginable trend where an influx of women were seen as human beings capable…

Success 

One day you’ll realize the importance of the question “what does success mean to you?” because the world has very different meanings and interpretations. If you don’t know what success means to you, you might be fooled into believing that you have arrived, before you’ve arrived. Happy International Womans Day to all the women dedicated…

Lessons from women in Africa and America

“There is no royal flower-strewn path to success. And if there is, I have not found it, for if I have accomplished anything in life it is because I have been willing to work hard.” – Madam C.J. Walker  The continent of Africa is one which is riddled with patriarchy and grave inequality. Unlike other continents, ours…

WENOSA: Official Launch

The Women’s Empowerment Network of South Africa started a little over a year ago. The plan was to create a network of ambitious, Christ- centered, powerful women who were monomaniacally focused on their personal success as well as building empires and legacies which would outlive them. Looking back over the year that has passed, I…