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 Business

Are We Prepared For Financial Technology?

2017-08-18T15:29:11+00:00

Many countries across the globe are taking advantage of the latest technologies while others haven’t set up strategies to adopt these technologies. In developed countries, heavy investments have been made to explore the opportunities that technology brings and mechanisms to support the sector as a key driver of growth. The potential impact cannot be emphasised

 Business

African entrepreneurs are meeting in Nigeria for Tony Elumelu Forum

2016-10-30T01:20:08+00:00

Nearly a thousand entrepreneurs from 54 countries of African continent including Rwandans are meeting in Lagos, Nigeria for the second edition of the Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Forum, the biggest entrepreneurial gathering on the continent. The two-day forum which started on October 28 is connecting African entrepreneurs from all walks of life, who prior to

 Business

How infrastructure development can turn around Africa’s fortunes

2016-12-08T02:45:35+00:00

The African continent is rising is out of the question. However, the continent is still plagued by a myriad of challenges that still hold back its potential, especially efforts aimed at improving the business environment and poverty alleviation to ensure sustainable economic growth. That’s why Africa needs leaders who can take on these challenges and

 Art

Writers Lounge: Inspiring and Developing young African Writers in Kenya(Writers Guild)

2016-12-08T02:45:35+00:00

Young writers all over Kenya now have a chance to be the next Chinua Achebe. This has been made possible by the formation of a Writing ecclesia, The Writer Guild_Kenya, created by a young inspiring and innovative graduate from Kenyatta University, Mr. Gabriel Dinda. Through the charter of Writers Guild Kenya, young writers (both established

 Business

Why I now Believe in the “Africa Rising” Rhetoric

2017-08-18T15:36:53+00:00
Jacob Fohtung
2 years ago

  Today’s African youths are reshaping and redefining Africa in a profound and unprecedented manner. This year, I have had the opportunity to meet young and passionate Africans who are transforming the continent as entrepreneurs and advocates for social causes such as gender equality and climate change. These young Africans through their works are changing