Thursday, November 16, 2017

Top 20 African Start-Ups Enter World Bank Group Digital Acceleration Program

Twenty of the most promising African digital start-ups will take part in the XL Africa residency, the flagship initiative of the business accelerator launched last...

Sage Foundation announces next wave of $500,000 Grant for African non-profits

After awarding $500,000, through over 30 grants, across 15 Sage countries earlier in 2017, Sage Foundation will open the next wave of $500,000 until...

Top 12 Profit-Making Business Ideas in Africa

About a year ago, How we made it in Africa launched the Profit-making idea feature – a series of short posts, each with a piece of information that...

Top 20 finalists announced for the 2017 South African Small Business...

Ending off its 9th year, The National Small Business Chamber (NSBC), in association with World Famous Events, has today announced South Africa’s 2017 Top 20 Small Business...

Evaluating Zimbabwe’s Public Financial Management System Could Boost Long-Term Development

The Government of Zimbabwe and the Zimbabwe Reconstruction Fund (ZIMREF) have launched the Public Expenditure and Financial Accountability (PEFA) (2017/2018) assessment and evaluation method. The...

Africa’s cotton industry looks to the future

by STEPHEN WILLIAMS From Egyptian cotton bed sheets (said to be the most luxurious in the world) to the towels you use after a shower; or the undergarments,...

Kenya Arts Diary 2018 launch – 12 Day art exhibition

By THOMAS RAJULA Heinrich Boell Stiftung and the Kenya Arts Diary Team will launch the 2018 Kenya Arts Diary, on Saturday November 4, 2017, from...

GE partners African Leadership University to empower African professionals with valuable...

The African Leadership University (ALU)  and GE Africa announced today the launch of the ALU Africa Industrial Internet Program. Powered by GE, the program combines the best of...