Kenyan photographer Osborne Macharia put together a photo series documenting the country’s generation of retired businesswomen.
Mrs. Kamau Njuguna — former governor, Central Bank of Kenya (1980-1985)
« When on assignment in Somaliland that's when I stumbled upon the planes in the background. I immediately knew they would work well with the Nyanye project I had been planning, » Macharia said.
The project Nyanye, examines three women who — now retired — spend their time traveling across Africa, living the life of luxury.
Rs. S Were — former economist and personal adviser to the president (1972-1992)
Macharia was put in touch with the women via his stylist. He said that the women agreed to the project but had to be eased into the shoot.
Ms. M Adhiambo — former minister of trade and industry (1972-1980)