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Frontier markets experience fast growth, but they’re no fast buck.
“Success doesn’t come overnight. A lot of people want riches overnight.”
Latest survey results show that South African airports rank considerably above airports on the continent and, in some cases, the world.
How we made it in Africa talks to 88mph’s Sylvia Brune and Kresten Buch about investing in African tech start-ups.
How we made it in Africa talks to TakaTaka Solutions founder Daniel Paffenholz.
For Africa’s engineers, the opportunities for employment and work experience on the continent have never been so great.
How we made it in Africa talks to Rosemary Mugambi, sales and marketing director of Serena Hotels.
“The Kenyan consumer is extremely sophisticated and that means manufacturers have to keep up.”
Women in low-paid, manual jobs form the ‘invisible’ backbone of major industries and big business.
Dinfin Mulupi talks to the founder of Horseman Shoes, a footwear company in Ghana.
“I find that the youth are in too much of a hurry. Successful businesses are built one step at a time.”
SABMiller recently launched its second cassava beer in Africa.
One of the economies that is eyeing Africa’s agricultural potential is the United Arab Emirates.
One person who knows all about the unique challenges of the Nigerian e-commerce market is Sim Shagaya, founder of Konga.com.
“A lot of entrepreneurs are losing focus and directing their energies towards getting funding from venture capitalists.”