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Microfinance banker Jennifer Riria explains why she built a business around providing finance to Kenyan women.
Adding value in Africa is expensive but worth it, says agribusiness and food company Olam.
To be able to generate wealth and give its future generations a chance, Africa must take ownership of its health.
Since last year’s Westgate mall shooting, demand for private security has increased.
Investec team shares learnings from financing and developing a power project in Mozambique.
It is often easier to employ a skilled non-African expatriate than a skilled African expatriate.
Nigerian businessman Hakeem Belo-Osagie’s take on the ‘Africa rising’ debate.
Online retailers such as Zando and Jumia have ambitious growth plans.
Challenging conventional wisdom isn’t always easy.
From the moment M-Pesa launched in Kenya in 2007, Africa was heralded as the leader in mobile payment services.
Many Africans are returning home from abroad, but the transition is not always easy.
How we made it in Africa talks to some of the finalists of the Rising Star Awards.
“We are seeing more demand for our services as more new hotels near completion.”
Rising global demand for fish has made African waters a magnet for fleets from around the world.
Over the last 12 months Kenya has suffered numerous terror attacks that have killed close to 200 people and dented the country’s image abroad.