Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Africa is on track to squash malaria

With increasing effort, focused action and awareness towards tackling malaria across the continent, significant progress has been recorded. So far, three African countries have...

Africa’s first black-owned hybrid hotel opens in Cape Town

The first hybrid-hotel in Africa has opened its doors in Cape Town - and it’s all down to 27-year-old tourism entrepreneur, Bheki Dube. Where it...

Apply for the 2020 Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme

Applications for the 6th cohort of the Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme is now open. The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF)—Africa’s leading philanthropy focused on empowering...

2,100 entrepreneurs selected for the inaugural TEF-UNDP Entrepreneurship Programme

The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) is has announced the final list of 2,100 entrepreneurs to benefit from the inaugural TEF-UNDP Entrepreneurship Programme. This will bring our...

These African countries have the highest percentage of women business owners...

Uganda, Ghana and Botswana are ranked as the top three countries with the highest percentages of women-owned businesses, according to the Mastercard Index of...

New Next Einstein Forum Ambassadors to drive shift in perceptions about...

The Next Einstein Forum (NEF) has announced its new class of Ambassadors, the third cohort of young science and technology champions from across Africa....

Meet the 2019-2021 Next Einstein Forum Ambassadors

Today, the Next Einstein Forum (NEF) announced its new class of Ambassadors, the third cohort of young science and technology champions from across Africa. Ambassadors,...

Request for Proposals – EdTech Innovators and Entrepreneurs in Africa

The Mastercard Foundation Centre for Innovative Teaching and Learning in ICT has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) inviting growth-stage, educational technology (EdTech) innovators...