As of July 2013, there were only 19 female elected presidents and prime ministers in power around the globe. In the business world, women currently hold only 4.6 percent of Fortune 500 CEO positions and the same percentage of Fortune 1000 CEO positions. As women continue their upward trajectory in the business world, they have yet to be fully appreciated for the unique qualities and abilities they bring to the workplace.
Former NTV Business News Anchor, Lizz Ntonjira, is among the notable female names whose remarkable stories need to be told and retold generations over. Her tenacity has seen her grow in leaps and bounds to defy odds within the fields she is passionate about. Described by some as over ambitious, Lizz Ntonjira is no fold to empty pessimism when it comes to achieving her goals.
She joins us at Fatuma’s Voice on 23rd April to open up to us how life has been climbing difficult ladders, her zest to empower women and young girls as well as her thoughts on the state of women leadership in Kenya, Africa and the rest of the world. To cap this shall be music and poetry from a ready list of artists who look forward to giving us a memorable evening of togetherness.
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