Zuri Awards


Umybless hair products ltd


Meet Susan Ndinda Syokau Makewa who is deeply passionate about the environment and promoting the use of chemical-free products while creating social impact through business. At Umybless hair products ltd, they manufacture organic hair and skin care products that are gentle on both the scalp and the environment. The products are carefully crafted to ensure they are free from harsh chemicals, allowing customers to enjoy the benefits of natural ingredients while minimizing their ecological footprint.


Alkhemy Brands Limited


Meet Roselyne Mukaneza, a dynamic entrepreneur, financial analyst, and director at Alkhemy Brands Limited. With a passion for innovation and a dedication to improving everyday living solutions, Roselyne wears many hats, balancing her roles as a wife, mother of two, and business leader with grace and determination.

At Alkhemy Brands Limited, Roselyne and her team are committed to manufacturing and designing safer and purer personal care products tailored to the needs of African consumers. With a focus on women’s well-being, their main brands, Mikalla for haircare and Honey & Butter for skincare, reflect their dedication to providing high-quality products that prioritize health and beauty. Driven by a vision to empower individuals to look and feel their best, Roselyne’s leadership at Alkhemy Brands Limited embodies innovation, quality, and a commitment to customer satisfaction. Through her expertise as a financial analyst and her entrepreneurial spirit, she continues to shape the landscape of the personal care industry, setting new standards for excellence and consumer safety.


Kaya Nuts


Meet Miswaleh Zingizi, a passionate social entrepreneur dedicated to making a difference in her community in coastal Kenya through her innovative social enterprise. Her venture, Kaya Nuts, is revolutionizing the cashew nuts value chain by adding value through creative processing methods. At Kaya Nuts, they specialize in crafting a variety of delicious and healthy cashew products, including flavored cashews, cashew butters, and cashew snack bars.

Through innovative manufacturing techniques, Miswaleh and her team at Kaya Nuts are not only creating tasty cashew treats but also empowering their community by providing employment opportunities and promoting sustainable agriculture practices.