A future Presidential contender, a Nobel Peace Prize nominee, and the 2015 Fellows Oxford Workshop in two weeks' time.
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Oxford Leadership Workshop for 2015 Tutu Fellows

The final workshop for the 2015 Tutu Fellows takes place in two weeks in Oxford, in the UK.  Internationally renowned leaders will share their experiences and the group will draw leadership lessons from Shakespeare to the kitchen.

Tutu Fellow nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

Victor Ochen has been nominated for the 2015 Nobel Peace prize. Ochen is a survivor of the long-running conflict in Uganda that impacted millions of people.  He and the organisation he founded, AYINET, which cares for conflict victims have been endorsed by Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni and AFLI patron - and Nobel Peace Prize winner - Archbishop Desmond Tutu.

Emerging Tanzanian Presidential candidate

January Makamba, a member of the 2013 Tutu Fellows class, has run a successful campaign for his party's nomination as its presidential candidate. Despite being the youngest of five shortlisted candidates, his modern campaign grabbed the attention of the youth.  In this interview, he gives his thoughts on leadership.

Class to yield presidents, leaders, captains of industry

2015 Tutu Fellow Wiebe Boer looks into the crystal ball at the impact Tutu Fellows are likely to have.  Boer is the Chief of Staff to the Chairman of Heirs Holdings and their Strategy Director.


Essay: The challenge of leadership and the poverty of ambition

Tutu Fellow Linda Kasonde examines African leadership and that of her country, Zambia, which is celebrating its 50th anniversary since independence.  She asks if a poverty of leadership has led to the current state of the continent; and, she presents some solutions, too.

Three Tutu Fellows among list of top 25 Africans to watch

Three Tutu Fellows were included in a prestigious list by the Financial Times magazine of the top 25 Africans to watch. They start their list like this: From activists to a Premier League footballer.... The FT's Africa team picks the continent's rising stars.

African Leadership Institute seeks new Chief Commercial Officer

Two Africa executive specialist search consultanting agencies are helping the African Leadership Institute find and hire a new Chief Commercial Officer.  The opening is a unique opportunity for a dynamic leader to take the already successful Institute to the next level of growth and have a lasting impact on leadership in Africa.

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