Sensational Songstress lira stuns the December issue of New African Woman Magazine. Born Lerato Molapo in Daveyton township east rand of Johannesburg , she is a multi-platinum selling and a 11x South African Music Award-winning Afro-Soul vocalist who refers to her music as “a fusion of soul, funk, elements of jazz and African. watch her perform “phakade” via https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=trwTIUi5oa0&list=PL6XYh-Ws-RtZ3Qq7F7O-7Nvct2F_YrLhm
This edition focuses on several amazing women for the magazine’s first ever collation of African Women of the Year; a celebration of game-changing women who have helped to shape the continent in 2015 in different fields. The list highlights some of Africa’s women of influence and it recognizes women who are transcending all spheres
The list includes so many amazing women from public office holders such as the African Union Chairperson Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma and Uganda’s comedy genius Anne Kansiime, as well as rising Hollywood actress Nigeria’sUzo Aduba, and the “iron lady” of African politics, President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf of Liberia who has been selected for winning her country’s battle against Ebola.