Meet Rita – Our High Flyer Of The Month

High Flyer Rita

Not so long ago in Accra, the capital and most populous city of Ghana, a young woman was born. Her mother named her `Efuah` which naturally means `born on a Friday`. A quick calendar check proves that indeed she was born on a beautiful Friday. Like any other African girl, Rita Efuah Ainsoh-Agabos grew up […]

African Women In Aviation: A Story of Passion, Struggles and Hope

african women in aviation

A Story Of Passion, Struggles and Hope African Women In Aviation – Success in aviation, or anywhere else, is never a matter of luck. It only comes as a result of dedicated hard work. But for women, the rise to aviation success can be a little harder than the rest of mankind`s as oftentimes they […]

She Lied To Me

she lied to me

Lies lies lies…. I will always remember that day, 6 June 2008.I was flying as a passenger from Harare to Bulawayo. The Flight Attendants looked awesome in their uniforms…I really adored them. Without hesitation I asked the lead Flight Attendant: “Ms, I really admire your job. If I also want to become a Flight Attendant […]

Poverty Has A Woman’s Face!

poverty

Poverty’The challenges and injustices that girls and women in the developing world face are many—across all aspects of life—and include structural, social, economic and political barriers. In Africa, far more than anywhere else, women are disproportionately affected by corruption because of reduced access to resources, lower participation in governance and weaker protection of their rights.’ […]