Africa State of Mind
Episodes in this series - Page 2
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.
Rozan Ahmed: Writer, Creative Director and Advisor01 July 2018 | 32 Minute Listen
Lee Kasumba chats to Rozan Ahmed, an internationally established writer, creative director, advisor, advocate, and popular commentator who plays an influential role in leading new frontiers and shifting attitudes in the worlds of fashion and entertainment.
Khethi Ngwenya and Liz Letsoalo: World Economic Forum Global Shapers18 June 2018 | 45 Minute Listen
Khethi Ngwenya and Liz Letsoalo members of the World Economic Forum Global Shapers Johannesburg Hub talk to Lee Kasumba about their organisation’s work on the African continent and across the world. They also share their views on the future of Africa.
Chef Coco Reinarhz: Pan-African Restaurateur09 June 2018 | 34 Minute Listen
On Africa Day, Pan-African restaurateur Chef Coco Reinarhz takes Lee Kasumba through Africa’s culinary history. He also tells Lee of how he and his family left Burundi for the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and how his global travels influenced his cooking styles.