Akinyi is a CPA/ consultant based in Washington D.C. who mainly works with non-profits in the area. She has a BS in Finance and International Business and an MBA in Finance and Accounting, CPA licensed in Maryland, USA.
She loves poetry and is passionate about Africa and keenly involved in issues that raise awareness about and get diasporans actively involved in giving back. As a diasporan, she endeavors to exude and envisage a bold and rising Africa, as she charts her exodus to her beloved Africa.
Ayiba is a cutting-edge online magazine that seeks to break down perpetuating stereotypes of Africa by telling stories that exemplify the complexity of African identity.
We also provide inspiration and access to opportunities for young African creatives, techies and entrepreneurs.