Operational Team

Muhammed Lamin Saidykhan
Dakar | Coordinator

Africans Rising Appoints New Coordinator

Moses Isooba
Nairobi | Head of Operations

Maurice Samba
Dakar | Assistant to the Coordinator

Jesh Latchman
Johannesburg | Fundraising & Partnerships

Asha Jaffar
Nairobi | Assistant to the Head of Operations

Taye Balogun
Nairobi | Policy & Campaigns

Interim Working Group

The governance, advisory and leadership platform is referred to as the Interim Working Group (IWG)

Rhoda Boateng
Ghana

Emira Woods
USA & Liberia

Aya Chebbi
Tunisia

Marica Thomas
USA

Ngunga Tepani
Tanzania

Mithika Mwenda
Kenya

Ibrahim Ceesay
The Gambia

Ezra Mbogori
Kenya

Kumi Naidoo, Dr
South Africa | Founding Chair

Francis Kuria, Dr.
Kenya

Ambassadors

Nunu Kidane
Ethopia & USA

Coumba Toure
Senegal & Mali

Jay Naidoo
South Africa