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“We don’t want to win Oscars. Believe me; we are not interested in that stuff. We want an effective product that will make money.”
It is too early to say whether it will truly take off, but Bitcoin is arriving in Africa.
Only 35% of Côte d’Ivoire’s cocoa is processed inside the country.
Uganda’s ambitious electric vehicle project.
Africa is currently undergoing a rapid and deep digital revolution.
Business Partners recently launched a dedicated education fund.
Africa’s growing middle class will push demand for safe and reliable air travel
Skrill’s emerging market model will be launching in Côte d’Ivoire, Rwanda and Tanzania in the next few weeks.
“The world is becoming smaller and smaller, and we need to make sure African companies have the tools to compete.”
Flora Mutahi recently launched her first tea café in Nairobi.
Even though he is the majority shareholder of one of South Africa’s largest unlisted retailers, Braam van Huyssteen still works long hours.
“A friend of mine described Nollywood as someone performing heart surgery using forks and knives. But the genius of it is that the patient survives.”
New white space technology could be a game-changer for internet access on the continent.
The opportunities for further growth in Africa’s trade are huge, but will only be unlocked if several structural issues can be overcome.
Herman Singh explains why M-Pesa’s Kenyan model failed in South Africa in 2010, and why the revamped version will succeed.