10th March 2018 was a cool afternoon. Women entrepreneurs gathered at Ibis Café Nyali to commemorate International Women’s Day by Celebrating Women in Business. The theme this year is #PressForProgress. We commit to show women positively and women’s achievements.

The ladies looked amazing in their Afro Galm outfits. We had a panel of 9 women in business who shared their journey to success.


It was amazing to hear candid discussions on how women can make it in business. It was  an inspiration to meet women from different education, religious, ages who all are making a success of themselves in business in Mombasa. The panellists were form the following industries;

To make our event a success we had raffle items from various sponsors.

CORE Yoga Pants

Koroga Country Club

House of Yoga

JacyJoka Accommodation

Mandharini Kilifi Resort

Coast Woman Magazine

PwaniGyno Center

Flamingo Beach Hotel

We thank you!

All proceeds of the raffle go towards the treatment of children at the Mabati Medical Clinic in Mariakani. As little as Kshs 350/= is enough for a child to get treatment. We intend to sponsor over 200 children. You can support by sending your donation to Mpesa Paybill No. 222111 a/c no. 09500003898 and send a message to 0790408849.

Some of the lessons learnt are,

  • Everyone’s journey is different.
  • Persistence and consistency are key
  • You may try many things before you get your perfect choice.
  • Do business in what you have a passion and what you know.
  • Get skills to run your business well
  • Failure is part of the journey.
  • Dream BIG
  • There are NO glass ceilings

What lessons did you learn from the High Tea. Send your views to the comment section below.

Thank you ladies for an awesome inspiring afternoon! We welcome the new members to join us GROW their business. Check out our calendar of Events for 2018 . Any other person in business can join us on our website www.mpowerlimited.co.ke for Kshs 1000/= joining fee.


Mpower Women Network

Mpower Limited

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