Adama Diakite wants to do more than just raise chickens. He wants to change the way agriculture operates in his home country of Guinea. Chipo Chikomo wants to do more than ensure young women have […]Read More ..
Africa’s digital transformation would be nothing without the tens of thousands of people who have invested, and continue to invest, energy into propelling it forward. They are the leading lights driving change in infrastructure, mobile […]Read More ..
Last Thursday, Gallup World Poll partnered with FEEEDS Advocacy Initiative to host the African Diaspora Business Forum featuring distinguished guests and panelists from both African and American businesses, nonprofits, and government agencies. The forum served […]Read More ..
Incorporating Chinese standards into infrastructure projects in Africa is the key to sustainable development on the continent, said the top executive of China Communications Construction Co Ltd. “In the globalization process, we need to introduce […]Read More ..
The new organisation, the Africa Health Research Institute, is located at the heart of South Africa’s TB and HIV co-epidemic. It combines the Africa Centre for Population Health’s detailed population data from over 100 000 […]Read More ..
A Small Zambian Backyard innovation company has been awarded third place in the Africa Business Idea Competition held in Tanzania. The innovation titled cash to trash involves creating value from the day to day waste […]Read More ..
This year, Morocco decided that three decades was a long time to be away from family and friends and so asked to rejoin the continental body. What has changed? Not much on the ground. But […]Read More ..
Business School students are aiming to help businesses in Africa realise their potential through a new student club, which launches this weekend. The Africa Business Club aims to foster dialogue between the academic community of […]Read More ..
She Leads Africa: 5 Lessons I Learned From Not Protecting My Business Idea I am part of an entrepreneurial Facebook group (we’re now over 7,000 members strong). Let’s divide the group into two; techies and […]Read More ..
Founder of Zoomlion and Jospong Group Dr Joseph Siaw Agyepong, has been awarded Africa’s Business Innovation Award for the year 2016. The award was in recognition of Dr Agyepong’s “ability to create business decisions and […]Read More ..
With past investments stuck, investors seek assurance from the African government over returns on investment With past investments stuck, investors seek assurance from the African government over returns on investment The Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s […]Read More ..
The service will enable Airtel Africa customers access personalised health advice in real time The service will enable Airtel Africa customers access personalised health advice in real time The service will enable Airtel Africa customers […]Read More ..
Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, right, and Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame, left, inspect a guard of honor upon his arrival at the Kigali International Airport, Rwanda, Wednesday, July 6, 2016 during a one day visit […]Read More ..
Farmers in Africa can use information and cell phones to stay informed on market prices throughout the region. Brent Stirton/Getty MyBucks last week launched our Initial Public Offering (IPO) on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (FWB), […]Read More ..
Chief Executive Officer of Stratcomm Africa. Ms. Esther Cobbah, has urged Ghanaian business owners to innovate if they want their businesses to survive the global competition. “There is the need for businesses to innovate new […]Read More ..
Prime Minister Narendra Modi left for a four-nation tour of African countries on Thursday, aimed at enhancing ties with that continent, particularly in the economic sphere and people-to-people contacts. Modi will begin his five-day tour […]Read More ..
Benjamin Netanyahu seeks political and business support in Africa TEL AVIV — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will visit Kenya as part of a four-country Africa trip, where he will be pursuing business deals and […]Read More ..
West Africa’s Premium Data Centre colocation provider, Rack Centre, has announced the appointment of Mr Frederick Udoaka as its new Business Development Director. Before joining the Executive Leadership Team of Rack Centre, Udoaka was the […]Read More ..
Barclays Africa Group appointed Tiger Brands former CEO Peter Matlare as Deputy Chief Executive Officer. Matlare will be responsible for its rest of Africa banking operations with effect from 1 August 2016. He will remain […]Read More ..
Further delay in signing the Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) will hamper East African Community partner states’ export to the European Union market, the East African Business Council (EABC) chief executive, Lilian Awinja, has said. EAC […]Read More ..
Mauritius, the easiest place to do business in Africa, expects 46% jump in foreign investment this year
MAURITIUS’S government expects foreign direct investment to increase as much as 46% this year, even as the United Kingdom’s decision to leave the European Union may curb inflows to the Indian Ocean island nation. Foreign investors […]Read More ..
World business schools prepare for inaugural African MBA Indaba Some of the world’s top business schools are gearing up for the first African MBA Indaba due to be held in Sandton in August. The inaugural […]Read More ..
The President’s Advisory Council on Doing Business in Africa (Council) will hold a meeting on Wednesday, 29 June, to deliberate on recommendations related to strengthening commercial engagement between the United States and Africa. Topics will […]Read More ..