Tag: national empowerment fund

This fund seeks to help black entrepreneurs tackle COVID-19

The Department of Trade, Industry and Competition and the National Empowerment Fund have created a fund for black entrepreneurs to manufacture and supply medical products in South Africa to help in the fight against COVID-19. Joining CNBC Africa for more is Hlengiwe Makahthini, Spokesperson of the National Empowerment Fund.

NEF CEO Philisiwe Mthethwa crowned CEO of the decade

Philisiwe Mthethwa, CEO of the National Empowerment Fund has been crowned the 2019 CEO of the Decade. She has become the first female CEO to receive the prestigious award. Philisiwe joins CNBC Africa for more.