Nyembe Waste Management is owned and managed by Ms Millicent Nyembe. To be able to accomplish her Mission, Ms. Nyembe acquired the necessary training and knowledge that empowered her to run this business in a professional way and comply with relevant laws and regulations. Millicent Nyembe's Entrepreneurial skills earned her a place in the SAB top 5 Young Entrepreneurs.
Here is an excerpt from the article on SAB's website:
Millicent Nyembe (31) is the owner of Nyembe Waste Management, based in Pretoria, which specialises in crime scene cleaning and transportation of health care risk waste. The business has been operational since 2012 and provides a service to emergency services and health care facilities across Gauteng. This year, she has been focusing her efforts on improving customer service, the day to day management of the business, negotiating with existing customers and working on acquiring new customers for long term contracts, as well as improving administrative efficiencies. Millicent says that this year she has gained more confidence in herself as an entrepreneur as a result of the mentorship programme, which she says provided encouragement.
From Tea Lady to Business Owner