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“I believe Africa will get to where it should be by paying attention to its people.”
“Consistently work hard and let no one ever put you down.”
“Be absolutely brilliant at what you do,” advises luxury bag manufacturer.
“I have huge plans but I have learnt the hard way to think one day at a time.”
After its success on a small scale, private equity fund manager would like to work with more businesses.
“You cannot get rich very quickly,” says Kenyan insurer.
“We need to educate all our people. That way we will achieve true freedom and prosperity.”
“As much as I do use my instinct, I also take calculated risks,” says South African businessman.
“From a scientist’s perspective, I think corruption is a mutant gene.”
“We need good governance, elimination of corruption and for us Africans to believe in ourselves.”
Television channel boss would like to see transformation in South Africa’s TV and film industry.
The CEO of Kenya’s new low-cost airline advises entrepreneurs to learn from their disappointments.
“I love making people smile, especially for those that get light for the first time in the rural areas.”
“The future is in the young people. Those are the people who own Africa.”
“Do whatever you do well, do it to perfection, give it your best,” advises Kenyan manufacturer.