The name Womandla is a combination of Women and Amandla, Xhosa and Zulu, for power/strength.
The fist that you see in the logo is a symbol of unity, strength and fighting the good fight.
Womandla.com was founded by Sam Gqomo, a marketing exec, who uses her skills in the marketing and communications industry to equip, inform and advocate for her community.
This digital platform shapes the mind of the African Girl/Woman. The general objective of Womandla.com is to celebrate and empower women in Africa and around the globe through digital media. Womandla.com uses story-telling as a tool for social innovation, public education, community enrichment and transformation.
Womandla demonstrates a commitment to sharing content and conducting events which profiles leading and upcoming women in various fields and sectors.
Our vision, as a Non-Profit Organisation, is to form partnerships with leading colleges and universities and establish a Womandla Travel Bursary, Womandla Scholarship of the Arts and Womandla Leadership Programme for young African leaders.