Bruce Whitfield interviews Africa’s most successful woman (according to Forbes)

US Magazine The Business Insider has listed Mo Abudu, CEO & Chairwoman of EbonyLife TV, amongst the top 100 business visionaries creating value for the world.

She has been described by Forbes as "Africa's Most Successful Woman".

Abudu, the only African to make The Business Insider's list, spoke to The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield.

Scroll down for quotes from the audio below.

After DSTV first turned me down it wasn’t long before they called me to say ‘let’s do this’.

Mo Abudu

We just launched a drama series called ‘The Governor’. It’s about Nigeria’s first female governor.

Mo Abudu

We are creating 1000 hours of content per year.

Mo Abudu

Click here (then“like” the page) to follow Bruce on Facebook.

Enter your email address in the form below to receive a newsletter containing the seven most-read articles of the week from Bruce Whitfield’s The Money Show every Friday morning in your inbox.

Subscribe to our Business Wrap Newsletter

Article brought to us by Old Mutual.

Read More
Meet the famous Mark Mobius (aka ‘Pied Piper of emerging markets’)

Meet the famous Mark Mobius (aka ‘Pied Piper of emerging markets’)

A key figure in developing global emerging markets policy; there’s even a comic book on his life!

5 things you need to know to understand the 'Public Protector vs Absa' debacle

5 things you need to know to understand the 'Public Protector vs Absa' debacle

Can’t wrap your head around it? You’re not alone. The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews Intellidex MD Stuart Theobald.

The South Africans are more cheerful than everybody else! - Stephen Grootes

The South Africans are more cheerful than everybody else! - Stephen Grootes

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews EWN's Stephen Grootes, who is at the 2017 World Economic Forum in Davos.

How long before we have a Universal Income Grant?

How long before we have a Universal Income Grant?

The latest test of a 200 years old idea is underway. Should governments give all citizens a basic income?

Why Forbes Africa has 28-year-old Obinwanne Okeke on its cover

Why Forbes Africa has 28-year-old Obinwanne Okeke on its cover

Forbes Africa named the Nigerian-born businessman as one of its “30 under 30” class of 2016. Bruce Whifield interviews Okeke...

DJ Sbu explains fake Forbes Africa magazine cover

DJ Sbu explains fake Forbes Africa magazine cover

The Forbes Africa cover doing the rounds on social media featuring DJ Sbu (and his MoFaya energy drink) is fake. DJ Sbu explains…

Popular articles
Brother of man who died in Kuga opens up on air, discusses lawsuit against Ford

Brother of man who died in Kuga opens up on air, discusses lawsuit against Ford

John Maytham interviews Kaveen Jimmy; who says he has damning evidence against Ford.

Firefighters continue to battle the devastating Vredehoek fire

Firefighters continue to battle the devastating Vredehoek fire

It is reported that some structures were burned down. Residents have been evacuated with the help of police.

Cape Town dam levels could reach 20% by the start of rainy season

Cape Town dam levels could reach 20% by the start of rainy season

Heavy water restrictions will be implemented if high consumption continues.

'My daughter bought Spur shares when she was 10 years old' - Dr Adrian Saville

'My daughter bought Spur shares when she was 10 years old' - Dr Adrian Saville

What does Citadel’s famed disciple of contrarian, deep-value investing Dr Adrian Saville hope for (and fear) about money?

Trump bio ‘unlocks extraordinary personality and terrifying political leader’

Trump bio ‘unlocks extraordinary personality and terrifying political leader’

Bruce Whitfield interviews J Brooks Spector, Daily Maverick’s expert on all things American, for his weekly business book review.

3 stocks that’ll boost your wealth this January (by Herenya Capital Advisors)

3 stocks that’ll boost your wealth this January (by Herenya Capital Advisors)

Looking for great investments? Herenya Capital Advisors’ Petri Redelinghuys says you need not look further than these three…

‘3 richest South Africans have wealth equal to the poorest 28 million’ – Oxfam

‘3 richest South Africans have wealth equal to the poorest 28 million’ – Oxfam

The Free Market Foundation's Leon Louw, however, calls Oxfam "OxScam" and says the organisation does not care about poor people.