Change Makers

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Paul Kagame: A CEO President?

To some he is visionary. To others he is an autocrat. Some find him controversial. Yet these are just some of the monikers used to describe the man who has presided over the transformation of Rwanda’s economy-Paul Kagame. A former guerrilla commander, Kagame is credited for bringing to end the horrors of the 1994 genocide…

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Sister Rosemary Nyirumbe: Impacting Lives

  SISTER ROSEMARY NYIRUMBE Changing Lives Long before the world came to know about the atrocities of Uganda’s Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) through the viral 2012 Kony Campaign, Sister Nyirumbe had been taking care of the survivors of the cruelties of the rebel group. In her work, Sister Nyirumbe encourages women who have undergone cruelties…

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Akon: Lighting Africa

AKONDelivering Power Global superstar and recording artist Akon is lending his star power to a cause that is dear to his heart-providing power to the millions of people who lack access in Africa. Almost most 600 million people-representing close to half of the world’s people who do not have access to power. Through his Akon…

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