Africa State of Mind
Episodes in this series
Jokate Mwegelo: District Commissioner of Kisarawe in Tanzania28 September 2018 | 46 Minute Listen
Jokate Mwegelo is an actress, entrepreneur as well as the District Commissioner of Kisarawe district in Pwani region (in Tanzania). She talks to Lee Kasumba about youth leadership on the continent. She calls for Africa’s youth around the world to uplift Africa themselves.
John Sanei: Trend Specialist, Business Innovation Strategist and Futurist25 September 2018 | 20 Minute Listen
John Sanei, trend specialist, business innovation strategist and futurist chats to Lee Kasumba about the Africa’s preparedness for the fourth industrial revolution and the power of Africa’s youth.
Takunda Bimbha: Zimbabwean born Talent Manager07 September 2018 | 47 Minute Listen
In this episode of Africa State of Mind Lee Kasumba has an in-depth conversation with Zimbabwean-born talent manager and founder of the Johannesburg International Comedy Festival Takhunda Bimbha. They speak about the explosion and state of comedy in Africa.
Chinezi Chijioke: CEO of Nova-Pioneer Education Group31 August 2018 | 28 Minute Listen
Chinezi Chijioke, co-Founder & the CEO of Nova-Pioneer Education Group, talks to Lee Kasumba about his upbringing in Nigeria and the US. He also shares what sparked his vision to launch his network of accessible 21st-century private schools across Africa.
David Lubinski: Senior Programme Officer of Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation24 August 2018 | 32 Minute Listen
On this special broadcast of Africa State Of Mind, we speak with David Lubinski, Senior Programme Officer of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation about the organisation's work on the continent. Over 1.7-billion people financially excluded due to slow innovation in payments. David Lubinski told Lee Kasumba why this is the case.
Isha Johansen: Sierra Leone-born Entrepreneur & Football Boss21 July 2018 | 59 Minute Listen
Lee Kasumba chats to one of the most powerful women in football - Isha Johansen. The Sierra Leone-born entrepreneur and the current president of the Sierra Leone Football Association shares her for love football and reveals some of the issues that might be stunting Africa’s the soccer industry.