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Dec 02, 2013 - Forbes

Tsitsi Masiyiwa Age: 48 Zimbabwe EXECUTIVE CHAIRPERSON HIGHER LIFE FOUNDATION

When the government of Z imbabwe denied her husband, Strive Masiyiwa, a mobile telecom license in 1992, Strive sued the Mugabe regime. Tsitsi prayed, promising God that if her husband got the license, she would take care of some of Zimbabwe's 1.2 million HIV orphans. The license was granted in late 1997, and Strive's Econet Wireless now has operations in several African countries, with its Zimbabwean operation p...