Media IT girl and entrepreneur Bonang Matheba joins Ugandan diplomat and Executive Director of UNAIDS Winnie Byanyima, South African Businesswoman Irene Charnley and Cameroonian Tech Entrepreneur Rebecca Enonchong on the March 2020 cover of Forbes Africa.

This issue spotlights the 50 most powerful women in Africa from the business, politics, media, science, sports industries who are challenging the status quo and creating a trail on terrain where there was none.

According to the publication; “We sifted through several recognition lists, conducted our own research in coming up with new names, and short-listed nominations that came in from our editorial teams across Africa, applying our own metrics of leadership, influence, consistency, and most importantly, impact.

The full issue is available on

Editor: @RenukaMethil
Story written by: @RealMash
Art Direction: @LucyNkosi
Photography: @tlhabi_foto
Styling: @BontlefeelaB