SA: “Skills are the currency of the 21st century”

The academy’s major plan this year is to set up an ‘Africa Youth Skills & Data Badge’ across the continent where young people will...

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...

Stanford Seed Partners with Entrepreneurs in Africa and India to Catalyze Economic Growth

Frank Omondi is a wildlife biologist turned entrepreneur. His desire to lead a business that makes a positive impact on the community led him...

Sage Foundation’s Enterprise Fund offers new funding for bright ideas from African non-profits

Funds to help small, entrepreneurial organisations to deliver change to the communities who need it most Sage, the market and technology leader for cloud accounting, people...

SA: Women-owned businesses in the spotlight

Barriers such as limited access to credit facilities, financial skills training, stereotypes and traditions continue to affect women-owned businesses’ full participation in the economy. One...

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...

GE’s healthymagination Mother and Child Programme Graduates its Second Group of Social Entrepreneurs Addressing...

GE’s healthymagination Mother and Child Programme yesterday graduated its second cohort of social entrepreneurs who completed training and mentorship that is designed to scale...

KZN Youth Fund to assist young entrepreneurs

The KwaZulu-Natal Provincial Government is to unveil a Youth Fund that aims to assist deserving young people to kick-start their business ventures. First of its...

Township Youth Development Programme Grooms Social Entrepreneurs of the Future

Jayshree Naidoo, Head of the Standard Bank Business Incubator was moved by the business idea pitches submitted by 12 finalists at the Giving Wings...

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