Monday, February 18, 2019

Solar success in rural Senegal: “Seize the obvious”

Moustapha Sene is soft-spoken, but he is sure of what he's doing, and has proved a rare knack for seeing the obvious. A company...

Reinventing Rwanda: A Conversation with President Paul Kagame

Rwandan President Paul Kagame is widely credited with guiding the nation’s economic and social transformation following the devastating 1994 genocide. Rwanda has defied expectations...

From mowing lawns to owning multi-million landscape business, meet Chrissy Ethel...

Chrissy Ethel Namono started business by moving from house to house, inquiring whether anyone needed work on their compounds. She tells David S. Mukooza how she...

Exclusive Interview: Chigozie Bashua, CEO of The Nut Place

Whilst on holiday in the UK in 2012, Chigozie Bashua paid a random visit to a medium scale nut processing plant in Tottenham. She...

Interview with Sergio Codonyer, Founder and CEO of Door to Europe

Barcelona-based social business, Door to Europe, has spent the past two years helping Africans strengthen their personal and business connections to Europe and making...

Exclusive Interview: Grace Kiire, Top Communications Professional

Grace Kiire is a communications consultant who has worked in several industries and across many markets. In this interview with Africa-OnTheRise, we learn more about this astute...

Exclusive Interview: Rayo Abe, Author, Media Influencer and Founder of @LagosHouseWife

With @LagosHouseWife Rayo Abe has built a platform and community for women to connect, share resources and engage opportunities for business and family living....

Is Africa Really Rising? Africa-OnTheRise asks Uzo Nwagwu, C.O.O General Electric...

A lot has been said about Africa’s rise, lots of reports suggest changing realities for the continent. What are your thoughts? Do you agree...