Toilet proposal prize

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Congratulations to Ashura Kiesa for winning BBC Swahili’s young entrepreneur competition.


Ashura, the only female finalist, won a trophy and $5000 to kick-start her business of providing commercial public toilets in East and Central Africa. The prize was presented to her by the Ugandan Prime Minister in this the second year of the competition.

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