Entrepreneurship

Kenya: ICT Entrepreneur Competition – Apply Now!

Kenya: ICT Entrepreneur Competition – Apply Now!

July 6, 2012 at 08:55

Enablis Entrepreneurial Network in collaboration with the NetHope Academy have launched the Growing IT Entrepreneurs project in Kenya, Rwanda and Ghana Enablis and Nethope believe that IT skills are in […]

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Sixth African union pre-summit on gender

Sixth African union pre-summit on gender

July 5, 2012 at 09:33

INVITATION TO JOURNALISTS   Theme: Boosting intra-Africa Trade   When: July 5 – 7 2012   Where: Small Conference Hall 2 in the New African Union Conference Center, Addis Ababa, […]

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Global Visibility for Nigeria’s Fast Growth Entrepreneurs

July 4, 2012 at 11:36

Global Visibility for Nigeria’s Fast Growth Entrepreneurs: AllWorld Network Joins Forces With The Tony Elumelu Foundation to Launch the Nigeria Fast Growth 50 Today, the AllWorld Network Inc., co-founded by […]

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African Capital Cities are in the spotlight

June 28, 2012 at 16:47

By: Thandisizwe Mgudlwa – AfricanBrains African Capital Cities are in the spotlight. A new book Capital Cities In Africa: Power And Powerlessness looks at the contemporary issues facing these cities. […]

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The Rockefeller Foundation Announces 8 Winners of the 2012 Innovation Challenges from Innovation Forum 2011

The Rockefeller Foundation Announces 8 Winners of the 2012 Innovation Challenges from Innovation Forum 2011

June 27, 2012 at 10:33

The Rockefeller Foundation Announces 8 Winners of the 2012 Innovation Challenges from Innovation Forum 2011 – Individuals from Around the World to be Eligible for Grants of $100,000 each The […]

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Western Union and USAID Announce Winners of Second African Diaspora Marketplace

Western Union and USAID Announce Winners of Second African Diaspora Marketplace

June 25, 2012 at 17:31

Innovative Competition Acts as Catalyst for Business and Job Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa. At the second African Diaspora Marketplace (ADM II), 17 U.S.-based entrepreneurs were awarded matching grants to fund […]

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MEDIA INVITATION: African Diaspora Marketplace II / Western Union and USAID will host an online press conference on Tuesday June 26

MEDIA INVITATION: African Diaspora Marketplace II / Western Union and USAID will host an online press conference on Tuesday June 26

June 22, 2012 at 13:35

Following the African Diaspora Marketplace II held on June 22-23 in Washington, D.C., Western Union and USAID will host an online press conference on Tuesday June 26. Around 40 entrepreneurs […]

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SA: New Cape based company means business

June 13, 2012 at 10:14

By: Thandisizwe Mgudlwa – AfricanBrains RESOURCE NOW is one of the fastest growing companies in Africa and it looks set to be an example for other aspiring entrepreneurs. The organisation’s […]

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The Africa CEO Forum launched  at the AfDB Annual Meetings in Arusha

The Africa CEO Forum launched at the AfDB Annual Meetings in Arusha

June 8, 2012 at 12:02

The Africa CEO forum (ACF) was officially launched by Tim Turner, AfDB private sector operations Director, and Amir Ben Yahmed, Vice President of Groupe Jeune Afrique and founder and executive […]

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New tax exemption a turning point for filming

June 5, 2012 at 12:14

By: Thandisizwe Mgudlwa – AfricanBrains Here is a great opportunity to develop an industry and expand it to marginalised communities. And as Mariska Peens, Partner at Cape Town-based global audit, […]

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