FORBES Africa launches a TV platform


Forbes Africa, the best read business magazine on the continent is moving into television.

The Forbes Africa’s flagship show “My Worst Day”, will be anchored by award winning Forbes Africa and Forbes Woman correspondent, Peace Hyde.

The show brings the unique Forbes journalistic style and glitz to the silver screen and will be focusing on the difficult day in the lives of some of the continent’s successful and enterprising business leaders of our time.


The publication was the sixteenth local-language edition of the highly successful FORBES magazine—renowned for its lists; 30 under 30 and Africa’s Richest Person.

The four year old publication is the number one monthly read magazine amongst Africa’s Affluent, according to an Ipsos EMS Survey, garnering over 153,000 a month.

 “You always hear about the success stories of Africa’s biggest mogul’s but this is the first time we find out the darkest days in business for some of the most successful industry leaders and how they overcame it,” says Peace Hyde. 

“My Worst Day is a message to all young entrepreneurs that no matter what challenges you are facing in business today, if these captain of industries were able overcome some of the most remarkable challenges, then with the right focus and determination all young entrepreneurs can too.”

The show will air on the CNBC Africa platform which provides a unique blend of International and African business and economic content making it essential viewing for the African investor and business person with a total distribution to over 5 million homes on the DSTV platform.

The show is in partnership with financial giant Zenith Bank.