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The film production of The Queen of Katwe, about a young chess prodigy, has sparked new popularity for the game.
Oyelaja Oyekan tells How we made it in Africa about his inspiration for starting PrayerBox and his entrepreneurial journey.
Addis Alemayehou answers our questions.
“Entrepreneurial principles are universal, but they need to be utilised in context,” said Gamsole’s founder.
Trevor Wolfe, Springleap’s MD, tells How we made it in Africa about the company’s plans for Africa.
Tanzania social enterprise is helping children in East Africa improve their maths with interactive educational cartoon.
“The best moment for me was definitely the very first day when the first customer signed up, created his own site with his own domain and paid.”
Anisa Kale, co-founder of Keys Communications, talks about the decision to expand her agency into Zimbabwe.
How we made it in Africa asked Anisa Kale to share some of her advice for strategically marketing to lower-end consumers in townships.
Cameroonian Olivier Madiba, 29, is the entrepreneur behind Kiro’o Games, the first Central African game studio.
Many emerging tourism destinations in Africa have identified surfing as a target market.
Talking to Pierre van der Hoven, the South African serial entrepreneur behind Tuluntulu.
“If you want a pan-African mass medium, the only thing that is going to work is mobile.”
“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.”
“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.”