The South Africa Dance Film Making Waves

South Africa has produced its first dance movie called 'Hear Me Move' http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fq1LsjqcM7U The film, which is a combination of local and US dance, premiered at...

Kenya’s ICT Sector To Launch $500m VC Fund and Contribute 8% of the Country’s...

Kenya’s ICT sector is set to contribute up to 8% of the country’s GDP through ITES as well as create 180,000 jobs in 2017. This...

Kenya Ranked 3rd Fastest Growing Economy by Bloomberg Business

According to Economists surveyed by Bloomberg Business, Kenya ranked 3rd in the top 20 fastest growing economies in the world in 2015. The survey indicates...

World Bank, Accra’s iSpace Foundation Launch Negawatt Competition To Improve Energy Efficiency

By Adegoke Oyeniyi ENTERPRISE54 – The World Bank and the iSpace Foundation will on March 14 officially launch the Accra Negawatt, part of the international competition...

Google Offers Free Digital Business Management Training To Women Entrepreneurs In South Africa

By Adegoke Oyeniyi ENTERPRISE54 – With International Women’s Day approaching, 8 March, Google South Africa has invited South African women entrepreneurs to apply for a Digital...

Africa’s Youngest Entrepreneurs to Win $75,000 by Applying to 2015 Anzisha Prize

The Anzisha Prize is expanding, after initial success, to provide increased support to entrepreneurial youth and partner organisations to drive pan-African economic growth to...

New Age e-Commerce Consumers Challenge Traditional Business Models

African consumers are increasingly searching online platforms with commercial intent The rise of e-commerce on the African continent is changing the face of the traditional...

Engage with Africa on a Long-Term Basis – Ecobank Group CEO, Albert Essien, tells...

Ecobank chief gives keynote at 4th Conference on Managing Risk in Africa Ecobank Group CEO Albert Essien (http://www.ecobank.com) gave the keynote address in Munich today...

Nielsen: GDP, Population and Governance Data Alone Are Not Enough to Predict Brand Success...

New report shows hard retail data, consumer needs and behavior, combined with macro-economic datasets, are better indicators of opportunity and success in African markets For...

RiskMap 2015: Sub-Saharan Africa’s Growth has Outpaced Political Reform

2015 will start to show some of the political limits to sub-Saharan Africa’s growth story - Control Risks Control Risks (https://www.controlrisks.com), the global business risk...