JA Alumni

August 2, 2017

Meet the JA Nigeria Alum behind #AsoEbiBella

Nkechi ‘Ink’ Eze is the founder of AsoEbiBella, a platform to promote traditional styles. In her teens, she won several national and school awards and honours including Best […]
August 1, 2017

JA Africa’s Marketing Intern, Jamila Farouk speaks at 2017 Africa Open Data Conference

Jamila Farouk, intern at JA Africa and aspiring Data Scientist recently attended the Africa Open Data Conference (AODC), 2017 in Accra from the 17th to 21st […]
August 1, 2017

How the JA Company Program Shaped My View of Entrepreneurship

JA Alum, Neliswa Bhembe is a student in Swaziland. Her JA Company, Hawk Arts, won the Africa Company of the Year competition in 2016. The Company […]
July 26, 2017

Applications OPEN for the African Leadership Academy Class of 2018

African Leadership Academy has now commenced the application season for the ALA Class of 2018 (Our two-year Diploma Program). As you might already know, we are a pan-African […]
July 19, 2017

JA Swaziland Alumni represent Swaziland at Africa Connekt Summit

JA Swaziland Alumni and young entrepreneurs Sandile Dlamini and Sethule Maziya have joined about 2500 delegates at the 2017 Youth Connekt Africa Summit. Hosted by Rwandan […]
May 22, 2017

Where do low-income earners in Kenya eat breakfast? JA Kenya Alumnus has the answer

Ramadhan Obiero is an Alumnus of the ITS TYME (Immersion Training Strategy: Targeting Young Marginalized Entrepreneurs) program at JA Kenya. He is the founder of the […]
May 11, 2017

My Journey with Junior Achievement Uganda

“I call it a journey, because it has been a transition from a difficulty to a meaningful life” Stephania Nakamaanya says of her JA experience. She […]
May 9, 2017

JA Uganda Alumnus Gives Back to His Community

Young visionary Stephen Arinitwe knows all too well the struggles children in Uganda face on a daily basis. However, rather than feel self-pity, Arinitwe decided to […]
May 7, 2017

The Impact of Junior Achievement Uganda on My Life: Edward Mukasa’s STORY

Edward Mukasa’s story is a true testimony of the impact JA’s work has on the lives of its alumni. “Although I was a qualified secondary teacher, […]
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