Do you have a deep love for the written word? Are you passionate about the empowerment of women, entrepreneurship, career development and Africa? Want to share, learn and exchange ideas?

She Leads Africa is where you need to be. Our website features articles and videos that aim to educate, inform, inspire and enrich our community.

We are looking for wordsmiths and editors to help us do this.

How can I contribute to the She Leads Africa community?

Got good writing skills?

Got an interesting article you’d like to publish?

Want to contribute every now and then without the commitment?

Submit your story for consideration

Expected to commit at least 6 months

Priority publishing on any written article

Must be willing to edit at least 2 articles per month

Trainings to become a better writer and editor

Priority consideration for SLA community opportunities

Limited Spots. Apply Here

3-month commitment

Expected to write at least 2 assigned articles a month

All articles must fit with theme of the editorial calendar

Must write articles in the following categories – Business & Finance, Innovation & Startups, Lifestyle & Culture, Work & Productivity

Cannot pitch articles

6-month commitment

Priority publishing

Expected to write at least 2 articles a month

Can pitch articles that fit with the theme of the editorial calendar

First consideration for SLA community opportunities

1-year commitment

Priority publishing

Expected to write at least 1 articles a month

Can pitch special and editorial-themes articles

First consideration and access to exclusive SLA community opportunities

Periodic writers’ training opportunities

Interested? Apply Here


  • Individuals who can’t imagine Africa’s growth without her women
  • Well-informed content that is focused on innovation, entrepreneurship, finance, career development and overall life in Africa
  • Submissions that educate, inform, engage and enrich
  • Strong writers who can breathe life to their ideas, develop their content and present it in a timely manner
  • Original articles that are as close to publication-ready as possible


    • Feedback from our editor to further sharpen your writing chops
    • Byline and bio with links to your social media pages so people can follow your work
    • Prominent promotion of your articles across our platforms and through our partners
    • Invites to all the cool events we get invited to
    • Opportunity to network with influential investors, advisors and entrepreneurs

Either way, we will be in touch if there is interest in working with you.


Have an article or video idea you think She Leads Africa should explore? Submit it!