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IBM Fuels Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Africa

April 14, 2014 at 16:09

IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced it is further expanding its operations across Africa with the opening of two new IBM Innovation Centers in Lagos, Nigeria and Casablanca, Morocco. These new […]

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The Future Awards Africa Announces 2013 Winners

December 23, 2013 at 14:45

Chude Jideonwo, executive director of The Future Project and co-founder of The Future Awards Africa, commented, “I am delighted to announce the winners of this year’s The Future Awards Africa. […]

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Jumpstart Africa to Revolutionize How the World Supports Africa

Jumpstart Africa to Revolutionize How the World Supports Africa

December 12, 2013 at 16:30

Pioneering Crowdfunding Platform Connects People with a Passion for Africa with the Continent’s Brightest Minds to Help Them Raise Money for their Innovative and Creative Projects Jumpstart Africa today announced […]

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Job creation, entrepreneurship ‘crucial’ to ending poverty, secretary-general says in message for Africa industrialization dayAfrica

November 20, 2013 at 11:38

Following is UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s message for Africa Industrialization Day, to be observed on 20 November: On this year’s Africa Industrialization Day, we are highlighting the crucial role of […]

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Developing Africa’s Young Entrepreneurs

October 15, 2013 at 14:00

EXECUTIVE EDUCATION: IMF forecasts predict that seven of the world’s ten fastest-growing economies for the period 2011-2015 will be African. There are two dynamics behind this exceptional growth. First the […]

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Uganda solar lighting- Tripping the light fantastic

September 19, 2013 at 14:00

“All that I know about us is that beautiful things never last, that’s why fireflies flash.” Ron Pope (from his poem “Fireflies”) Ugandan hairdresser Claire Kenganzi used to spend UGS […]

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Tony O. Elumelu endows The Future Awards Africa Prize for 5 years, hosts African Young Person of the Year honourees

Tony O. Elumelu endows The Future Awards Africa Prize for 5 years, hosts African Young Person of the Year honourees

August 19, 2013 at 09:12

In another big move, one of Africa’s most influential entrepreneurs, Tony O. Elumelu, CON, has announced a 5-year endowment of The Future Africa Awards prizes. Recognised by the World Bank […]

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Agriculture and Rural Development MEC Desbo Mohono

South Africa: Female entrepreneurs to be honoured

August 13, 2013 at 10:06

Twenty-eight female entrepreneurs, who play a key role in guaranteeing food security for households and job creation in the North West, will battle it out for the Best Female Entrepreneur […]

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Recently, the company has been using its logistics expertise to deliver ‘light’ to thousands of people in Sub Saharan Africa.

DHL delivers light to Africa

August 8, 2013 at 07:00

DHL Express is supporting Little Sun by moving 4,000 lamps to Ethiopia and South Africa from Germany as part of Deutsche Post DHL’s activities around the United Nations World Environment […]

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South African Businesswoman Inspires Entrepreneurs to Achieve Perfect Balance of Passion & Profits

South African Businesswoman Inspires Entrepreneurs to Achieve Perfect Balance of Passion & Profits

July 19, 2013 at 16:00

Having struggled within her own business to achieve a sense of full personal and financial reward, South Africa’s Lauren Fleiser is well aware of the dilutions and distortions that can […]

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