Business Focus

Rising brand consciousness among Zambian middle class

Rising brand consciousness among Zambian middle class

29 October 2014 at 07:10 pm

Abhilash Bajpai, director of home electronics and appliances retailer, Radian Stores, talks about the rise in brand consciousness he is seeing in Zambia.

Foreign investment

Everyone’s private driver: Uber discusses its business in Africa

Everyone’s private driver: Uber discusses its business in Africa

28 October 2014 at 04:10 pm

Uber has launched its taxi app in South Africa and Nigeria.

Entrepreneur watch

Rabbit farming a winner for Kenyan entrepreneur

Rabbit farming a winner for Kenyan entrepreneur

27 October 2014 at 11:10 am

“We are making more money from rabbits than what cattle farmers make.”

Business Advice

Driving consumer engagement in Africa

Driving consumer engagement in Africa

13 October 2014 at 08:10 pm

Four key considerations to successfully drive consumer engagement in Africa.

Meet the Boss

Meet the Boss: Abhilash Bajpai, director, Radian Stores

Meet the Boss: Abhilash Bajpai, director, Radian Stores

24 October 2014 at 02:10 pm

“You have to be honest – honest to your profession, to your company and to your target customers. If you can do that it is the first step to success.”

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