Ithuba’s Charmaine Mabuza: A woman with a cause

Ithuba’s Charmaine Mabuza: A woman with a cause

Charmaine Mabuza prefers to let her business talk for itself. However, when you become one of South Africa’s most prominent businesswomen and have an eye on Africa, keeping mum is not an option. Born and raised by her single mother in Empangeni in KwaZulu-Natal,...
Caster Semenya the flag bearer

Caster Semenya the flag bearer

Ten years ago, at the age of 18 – when many teenagers were focused on partying – Caster Semenya won gold for the 800m at the World Athletics Championships in Berlin. In 2012 she won her first Olympic gold medal and then four years later brought home the second,...
Women are the glue holding innovation together

Women are the glue holding innovation together

BY DR AUDREY VERHAEGHE, CHAIRPERSON OF THE SA INNOVATION SUMMIT Innovation is where creativity and implementation meet. The most defining feature of innovation is that it makes a difference in the world. It’ s so in demand that each year , the SA Innovation Summit...
Join South Africa’s Top Gender Empowered Network

Join South Africa’s Top Gender Empowered Network

Nominations for the 17th annual Standard Bank Top Women awards celebration are now open. Taking place in Johannesburg on the 13 August 2020, with intense media coverage, the awards ceremony honours and applauds outstanding leadership, inspiration, vision and...