Archive for the ‘Manufacturing’ category
Award winning entrepreneur, Andrew Mupuya, was 16 when he came up with the idea to manufacture paper bags in Uganda.
Elizabeth Ojelua’s handmade shoes and bags are gaining a following in Nigeria.
The success of Tabitha Karanja and her Keroche Breweries is a classic David and Goliath tale.
To meet demand, a glass bottle manufacturing plant is being set up in Ethiopia.
“Companies that are willing to take risks are seeing the benefits and returns in Angola.”
“There will always be a place for ice cream. As long as there are children, there will always be a market.”
Nasser Sattar looks at the realities of Africa’s growth story.
Telecom, insurance and oil companies have seen growth across the continent.
Gilani Gourmet’s business is growing as more people are able to afford pets and better pet food.
“We are proud that we can make a product here which is entirely made from Kenyan handicraft.”
“Be absolutely brilliant at what you do,” advises luxury bag manufacturer.
Eco Fuels Kenya produces organic fertilisers and biofuel from the Croton nut.
Although Nigeria now exceeds South Africa in economic size, it still has a long way to go to reach a similar level of development.
“We need to educate all our people. That way we will achieve true freedom and prosperity.”
Anna Rosenberg finds that Kenya is ahead of other East African countries in many areas.