Many Mthwakazi Queens including Francesca Acquah, founder of AfroKinks by CHESCA, wouldn’t be inventors, innovators or entrepreneurs today if it was not for the moves they had to make in response to life’s unexpected challenges
“I am an entrepreneur to the bone, I have always found myself buying something and reselling it for a profit.”
Makeba’s career propelled her from township singing group to global celebrity, feted in some countries and banned from others.
She never lost hope in life; she was resilient; She instilled these values into her son and eventually she became the highest decision maker in all of Zululand.
Queen Lozikeyi was the leader and the inspiration for the second Anglo-Matabele war, also known as the War of the Red Axe and the First Chimurenga, which is considered #Zimbabwe’s first war for Independence.
As first lady, Michelle Obama served as a role model for women, and worked as an advocate for poverty awareness, education, nutrition, physical activity and healthy eating.