Refilwe Ledwaba

Refilwe Ledwaba, born and bred in Lenyenye, a semi-rural township in the Limpopo province of South Africa, found herself at her wits’ end when she could not pursue a career in science due to outstanding university fees. By breaking cultural and social barriers in aviation at the grassroot level, Ledwaba aspires to make aviation a norm for women through the Girls Fly Programme in Africa foundation. Read more

Octavia E. Butler Biography and Profile

Octavia Estelle Butler was born on June 22, 1947. She received a MacArthur “Genius” Grant and PEN West Lifetime Achievement Award. NASA named the landing site of the agency’s Perseverance rover “Octavia E. Butler Landing,” after the science fiction author Octavia E. Butler. Read Octavia E. Butler Biography. Read more

Wunmi Mosaku

Wunmi Mosaku, 5′ 9″ (1.74m) tall, was born in Zaria, Nigeria, on 31 July 1986. She emigrated to Manchester, where she attended Trinity Church of England High School and Xaverian Sixth Form College. Read Wunmi Mosaku Biography and Profile. Read more

Princess Latifa - Latifa bint Mohammed al-Makhtoum, Biography and Profile

Princess Latifa, or Latifa bint Mohammed al-Makhtoum, is the daughter of Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum. Princess Latifa was born on 5 December 1985. Sheikh Mohammed was partly educated in England. Read Princess Latifa Biography and Profile. Read more

Mosunmola Abudu, Mo Abudu

Born 11 September 1964, UK to Nigerian parents, Mo Abudu moved to Lagos in 1993 and spent more than a decade in the corporate world, where she launched a consulting firm and, later, a hotel. Mo Abudu, Nigerian media entrepreneur and talk show host, is the founder of Ebony Life TV. Read more

Zeinab Soleimani Biography

“Haj Qassem’s spirit has been instilled in everyone’s body, and thousands, and thousands of Soleimani’s are ready to march on to the White House,” Zeinab Soleimani said. Read more

Odetta Holmes Biography

Odetta gave life to the songs by workingmen and slaves, farmers and miners, housewives and washerwomen. Odetta once observed: “I’m not a real folksinger. I don’t mind people calling me that, but I’m a musical historian.” Read more

Katy Perry Biography and Profile, Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson Biography and Profile, American Singer, American Songwriter, American Television Judge

Katy Perry, American Singer, Songwriter, Television Judge known for hits like ‘I Kissed a Girl,’ ‘Teenage Dream,’ ‘Firework’ and ‘Dark Horse’, was born Katheryn Elizabeth Hudson on October 25, 1984. Here’s Katy Perry Biography and Profile. Read more

Deborah Meaden Biography, Deborah Meaden Biography, Dragons Den, English Businesswoman, British Businesswoman, UK Businesswoman

Deborah Meaden, born 11 February 1959. Deborah Meaden married long-term boyfriend Paul Meaden in 1993. Successful business woman and self-made millionairess. Deborah Meaden total invested in the Dragons’ Den is over: £3,746,000. Here’s Deborah Meaden Biography and Profile. Read more

Candi Station Biography and Profile, American Singer, African-American Singer

Candi Staton (Canzata Maria Staton), born 13 March 1940, an American singer–songwriter, best known in the United States for her 1970 remake of Tammy Wynette’s “Stand By Your Man” and her 1976 disco chart-topper “Young Hearts Run Free”.

Candi Staton: “I am so blessed and thankful. There are so many of my peers that are not here to see something like this happen to them.” Here’s Candi Station Biography and Profile. Read more