#28 Fakiyesi Abisola Anthonia
#27 Ritalucia Henry-Andoh
This interview is a republished interview. This week we’re celebrating African women in eSports and their position in the games industry. Meet Fakiyesi, a promising 18-year-old Nigerian footballer and gamer. Not only does she play FIFA, but Fakiyesi also showcases her own football highlights on her growing YouTube Channel, Abisola _games. Get to know Fakiyesi, […]
#26 Bertha Fiona Chipangila
Ritalucia is a gamer, streamer, and intersectional feminist from Ghana. She is also the co-founder of an art collective called Artemartis which aims to grow artistic talent in the country. Get to know Ritalucia, how she balances her love for art and gaming, and what her advice is for streamers. Tell us about yourself, Ritalucia. […]
#25 Kenia Mattis
Bertha Fiona Chipangila is a Zambian librarian and sales representative by day and game writer in her free time. Read about Fiona and her experience with game jams.
#24 Inonge Kamona
Kenia is the founder of ListenMi, a Jamaican animation and design studio that has also collaborated with game developers. Read about our first Caribbean feature, Kenia Mattis here.
#23 Natalie Cuthbert
Inonge Kamona is a Zambian marketing professional who took part in Global Game Jam for the first time and co-wrote the story for the Zambian game, Kifaru Wa Vita.
Spotlight: Fakiyesi Abisola Anthonia – Footballer and FIFA gamer
Natalie is the CTO of Stitch, an African fintech company, and also makes games in her free time. Get to know her and the inspiration behind one of her most recent projects, Search Questival.
#22 Wanangwa Gondwe
Fakiyesi is a talented teen footballer from Nigeria who loves playing FIFA as well. She is known on twitter for clips showcasing her talent.
#21 Natasha Chiwara
Wanangwa is a law student and game development enthusiast who has participated in workshops in Lusaka for programming and game development.
Spotlight: Lily Kananda – Replay Gaming Lounge
Meet Natasha, a self-taught game developer from Zimbabwe. She created the mobile game FaceFury, a game about saving emojis and avoiding spiders.
Lily Kanada is the co-owner of Replay Gaming Lounge in Zambia. Find out how her competitive side fuels her love of her work.