Tales of Africa Podcast
Meet Edna Frimpong, Ghana’s Shoemaker Girl Who Founded a Thriving Shoemaking Business

Meet Edna Frimpong, Ghana’s Shoemaker Girl Who Founded a Thriving Shoemaking Business

July 7, 2022

Edna Frimpong lost her job in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Her determination to succeed makes her join her father's shoemaking business; today, she brings in more cash than her dad. 

She shares her future plans with Tales Of Africa and her determination to enter the business full-time upon completing her degree program. 

The Instagram handle of her business is @fash_slippers.

Edna can be contacted on +233267393755

A young Ghanaian Builds Health App called ”Revivestrong” to Help People Living With Epilepsy

A young Ghanaian Builds Health App called ”Revivestrong” to Help People Living With Epilepsy

June 23, 2022

Meet Ephraim Ayite, the 28-year-old social entrepreneur who has built an app called "Revivestrong" that serves as a platform to help people living with epilepsy.

To download the app, click on the link below:

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=io.app.revivestrong

Becoming A Millionaire With Wheelbarrows

Becoming A Millionaire With Wheelbarrows

January 19, 2022

Meet Chukwuma "Gemdeconq" Ezeh, the young Nigerian man that became a millionaire with wheelbarrows. 

He tells us his inspiring story from his lowly beginnings as a house boy to becoming the owner of a profitable wheelbarrow business.

He also advises young people on how they can start small but end up becoming rich! 

 

Meet Lesedi Gaeemelwe: The Young Motswana Woman Breaking Barriers

Meet Lesedi Gaeemelwe: The Young Motswana Woman Breaking Barriers

December 23, 2021

We have a brief discussion with Lesedi Gaeemelwe. She's an author, teacher, poet and rapper. She tells us her journey and the inspiration behind her book titled 'Little Ngwana Stories' which has been translated to braille by the Mochudi Resource Centre for the Blind and is also being translated to other indigenous languages in Botswana.

 

 

Young Zambian Creates Africa‘s First Stainless Steel Stove

Young Zambian Creates Africa‘s First Stainless Steel Stove

October 28, 2021

Meet Arnold Nyendwa, the 24-year-old Zambian who built a device that would become Africa's first stainless steel stove, capable of using LP gas, electricity and solid fuel. This stove avoids high exposure to respiratory diseases like Asthma through the use of charcoal and firewood. 

Facebook: https://web.facebook.com/ARNOLDTHEINVENTOR/

Website: https://venturasjumpstart.com/

Africa‘s Emerging Prodigy Builds a Unique Social Media App for Africans

Africa‘s Emerging Prodigy Builds a Unique Social Media App for Africans

September 10, 2021

Meet Hlumelo Nyaluza, the 29-year-old South African entrepreneur who has built a social media app called HN CitiPages that allows users to post text, images, video, audio and also allows for voice status updates. 

The app trended number one on Google Play Store's trending list and is valued at over $280,000 in less than a year of its existence.

Download the Android app from the Google Play Store download link: https://bit.ly/37LpMRX

This is an app by Africans for Africans!

Greatest Survival Story: Nigerian Man Survives Three Days Under Water

Greatest Survival Story: Nigerian Man Survives Three Days Under Water

August 30, 2021
In 2013, Harrison Okene spent close to 72 hours underwater, in total darkness, after his vessel capsized 20 miles off the coast of Nigeria and sunk to the bottom of the sea. He was discovered alive by divers sent to recover dead bodies.
 
He briefly tells his story about what happened, how he survived and his outlook on life since the incident. 
 
Young Ghanaian Artist Converts $1million Artwork into Six Aircraft Studios

Young Ghanaian Artist Converts $1million Artwork into Six Aircraft Studios

August 5, 2021

Today in our studio we interview Ibrahim Mahama, a young Ghanaian who sold artwork for $1 million and used the money to acquire 6 aeroplanes that he has converted to art studios!

He tells us about his journey, the challenges he has encountered and how young people can follow in his footsteps. 

Interview with Endi Ziki - How African Creatives Can Make It

Interview with Endi Ziki - How African Creatives Can Make It

July 28, 2021

If you are an African creative then tune in and hear from Endi Ziki, a young African Entertainer and Showbiz Entrepreneur who tells us how African Content Creators can make it in such a competitive industry. 

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Rethinking Africa Summit - All You Need to Know

Rethinking Africa Summit - All You Need to Know

June 15, 2021

The Rethinking Africa Summit will provide a veritable platform for young Africans to amplify their voices by advocating for youth inclusion into policies that affect them, enabling them to tell the new African Story, and creating endearing and innovative solutions that work.

Click on the below to apply: 

https://rethinkingafricasummit.org/apply-as-a-delegate/

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