The youngest billionaire in Africa has some advice on success

Roe Conn
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Ashish Thakkar was born in Uganda and in 1996 at the age of 15 with a $5,000 loan he started a tech company that set him on his way to becoming a billionaire.  Ashish joins Roe&Anna to talk about his success and his book The Lion Awakes: Adventures in Africa’s Economic Miracle.


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Roe Conn is host of The Roe Conn Show on Chicago’s WGN Radio and a contributor to ABC7’s Windy City Live. A lifelong Chicagoan, Roe has been one of the city’s top rated radio personalities for the last two decades. (Click for more.)
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