South Africa: Department invests millions in skills development

Pretoria - The Department of Public Works has invested R32 million in the development of essential skills for young people in the built environment...

Zimbabwe: The Education to Entrepreneurship program

One of Africa’s leading science and business universities National University of Science and Technology (NUST) in Bulawayo Zimbabwe pioneered the development of widespread acquisition...

New CEO for The Innovation Hub: Press Release

The Board of Blue IQ and The Innovation Hub are pleased to announce the appointment of McLean Sibanda as Chief Executive Officer of The...

Leaders discuss African growth at Davos

The International Marketing Council (IMC) of South Africa brought together a panel of leaders from the world of politics, labour and economics at the...

Tanzania finds cash for Mandela science institute

The East African hub of the ambitious, pan-African Nelson Mandela African Institute of Science and Technology (NM-AIST) appears set for completion later this...

Before Your Next African Investment

Ndubuisi Ekekwe has kindly granted AfricanBrains permission to republish his article originally posted at Harvard Business Review on 11 Jan 2011. While attending a UN-sponsored workshop...

African chemistry booming, but funding is scarce

African chemistry is booming, according to scientists who gathered this week at a conference in Johannesburg from across the continent to kick off...

UN: Africa’s acquired technologies shows potential industrial recovery

21 January 2011 – Africa’s rapid acquisition of industrial technologies is an indication that the continent is joining other developing regions in building a...

Zambia: Government to launch VC Fund

The Zambian Government is to set up a Venture Capital Fund this year with seed money amounting to $4 million to provide equity financing...

Ghana: South Africa to invest US$252.5m

The total value of registered South African investments in the country is estimated at US$252.469million. The investments cover a total of 70 projects from...

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