Happy Birthday Esther Ocloo
She quickly became one of Ghana's leading entrepreneurs and a source of inspiration around the world. Today, on what would had been her 98th birthday, Google dedicated to her a 'doodle' illustration. In addition to her own business, she taught skills to other women and co-founded Women's World Banking (WWB), a global micro-lending organisation. On its website, the WWB microlending network says it lends to 16,4 million women around the world, managing a loans portfolio of over $9bn. Known as "Auntie Ocloo", Esther dedicated her life to helping others like her succeed.