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Kenyan woman spearheading the push for women in business in Africa

In the course of the year, Mary Muthoni Muriuki has interacted with the high and mighty across the East African region and beyond in her quest to push for women to be fully involved in businesses. Her journey has seen her interact with Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni as well as other leaders in Africa.

Mary is the CEO and president of the Kenyan based Women In Business (WIB) and she acknowledges that her quest to put focus on women affairs and how they engage in business has not been easy but quite rewarding.

Each year, Mary and Women in Business organize the Women in Business Awards since 2017. These awards continues to be distinguished in awarding women in Kenya by fueling entrepreneurial impulse in women in Kenya.

“Our Mission is to promote, assist and enhance economic and business development for all our members at both National and County level so …