Farai is a World Economic Forum, Young Global Leader and a Dangote Fellow. Farai is also a candidate for Masters in Public Administration at Harvard Kennedy School of Government and a Mason Fellow.
Farai has been listed as the number one top Forbes writers amongst top 10 writers for Forbes.com. She also writes for ESSENCE, a leading US publication that focuses on women of color. She is the recipient of the 2016 “Special Recognition Award” by Zimbabwe Achievers Awards; the 2015 “Media Excellence Award” by African Women Awards and 2014 “Emerging African Leader Award” by Temple University. Ladybrille Magazine named Farai as one of “20 Influential African Women Entrepreneurs in America to watch in 2015”.
Forbes named Farai as one of its “30 Under 30” from Africa. Farai runs FaraiMedia, a media strategy and communications consultancy.