Thursday, July 20, 2017

Steady growth of internet penetration in Africa, a boost for e-tourism

Currently, there are approximately 345 million internet users in Africa, representing 9.3% of the total population and a penetration rate of 27.7%. These analytics...

Homegrown Innovation is solving many of Africa’s most pressing challenges

By now, I am convinced that you have heard of M-Pesa, the popular and often-cited mobile banking system that has become Africa's innovation calling...

The new wave of Entrepreneurship in Africa

The African malaise Africa is a continent of diversity rooted in countless shades of culture and tradition, endowed with resources as far as the mind...

The rise of Renewable Energy across Africa

The extent of the power deficit across Africa is well documented and increasing electricity generation across the continent is the focus of a number of...

Air Transport, Africa’s most viable means of Transport

Africa accounts for only 3% of the world’s air traffic. ‘IATA’ predicts a stronger growth of 4.8% in passenger numbers in the next 5...

New Public-Private Partnership models could change the face of healthcare in...

Increased spending on healthcare in the public and private sectors across the African continent has resulted in improved health indicators and life expectancies. “But the...

Is the next Elon Musk an SA graduate?

Many know entrepreneur Elon Musk as the inventor of the futuristic Tesla car; the founder of innovative online payment portal PayPal and the founder,...

Enabling Africa’s Youth to Build Tomorrow

Bob Dylan may have had revolution in mind when he penned the lyrics to his hit The Times They Are A'Changin'. But there is...