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Dayo Olopade says some for-profit companies leverage the existence of poverty as a clever marketing tactic.
An innovative new product aims to improve internet access in emerging markets.
As Africa’s emerging markets grow, domestic demand for ready-to-consume food products is quickly on the rise.
Four multinationals share their experiences of employee tribalism or cultural prejudice in Africa.
“Success does not come in one day,” says top Kenyan entrepreneur Jennifer Riria.
“If you want to bank the owner, bank the business.”
The 2014 MasterCard Global Destination Cities Index looks at Africa’s top five destination cities.
“I believe that our biggest challenge as women is to be able to step forward and to actually lead.”
New research ranks countries according to the number of places their passports can enter without a visa, or with a visa on arrival.
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.