Peggy Chimwemwe Ngwira, also popularly known as Peggy-Joy is a Malawian female entrepreneur, life coach for youths and a farmer. She is the CEO and Co-Director of 2 companies namely; Mothers Choice Ltd and Peggys Car Hire.

Peggy Joy is passionate about her ministry, Amiamo, in which she is the co-founder and its aim is to work with women and the youth in micro finance related activities and also supports the elderly and orphans.

The following is an outline of Peggy’s notable achievements to-date;

  • Won the Growth Accelerator Programme for Processing Equipment in 2020;

  • Runner up in the MBC Innovators and Achievers Awards for 2019;

  • Won the National Association of Small & Medium Enterprises (NASME) 2018 Entrepreneur of the Year Award;

  • Was 3rd runner up in the Small and Medium Enterprise Development Institute (SMEDI) 2019/2020 Ambassador Award;

  • Achieved the Friend of India Award 2018;

  • Won the GESU Ambassador Award 2017;

  • Received a grant from the African Development Bank (AFT) for a feasibility study of her meat processing business in 2018, with a final report for the interest of potential investors.