Mastercard Foundation and the African Leadership Academy welcome the 2018 Anzisha Prize finalists

Entrepreneurship is central to Africa's economic growth and is one of the keys to unlocking job opportunities for young people across the continent. Today,...

Kenya’s HydroIQ wins “Startup of the year Africa 2018”

This year, more than 600 startups from 52 different countries took part, more than 12 000 online votes were gathered, and 41 million people...

Launch of the Economic Development in Africa Report 2017: ‘Tourism for Transformative and Inclusive...

WHAT: UNIC Pretoria in partnership with the International Development Cooperation (IDC) invites media to the launch of ‘Economic Development in Africa Report 2017’ produced...

SA wins three entrepreneurship awards

South Africa has won three prestigious awards at the 10th Global Entrepreneurship Congress (GEC), which was held in Istanbul, Turkey. “The Global Entrepreneurship Congress gathers...

AfDB seeks global support for Africa’s young farmers

Highlights agribusiness as solution to Africa’s youth unemployment The African Development Bank (AfDB.org) has called for global support for Africa’s young farmers and “agripreneurs”, highlighting...

Minister of Small Business to host 1st Africa Tech Conference: Preparing Entrepreneurs and Business...

Lindiwe Zulu, Minister of Small Business Development will inaugurate the 1st Annual Africa Tech Conference, hosted by the Southern Africa Business and Technology Incubation...

2017 Africa CEO Forum: 20 African business leaders commit to promoting women’s leadership

Building on the success of the African Women in Business initiative launched this year by the Africa CEO Forum, which took place in Geneva...

Nigeria: GE, National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) Announce Partnership to Empower Corp Members with...

The overall goal is to improve on and increase the capacity of the youth in building Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) GE (NYSE: GE)...

A chance to showcase African innovation: applications extended for the Mastercard Start Path programme

As Mastercard announces the latest wave of start-ups joining its global Start Path programme at Money20/20 Europe in Copenhagen today, the company is simultaneously...

Liberian Entrepreneur, Mlen-Too Wesley named Obama Foundation Africa Leader

Mlen-Too Wesley has been named as an Obama Foundation African Leader. Wesley, the Co-Founder and Director of Technology at Cookshop Food Services, and Principal...

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