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“If you go to my village today almost 90% of the youth know how to use computers. I am very proud of that.”
Africans living abroad can help reduce poverty by investing back home.
Unprecedented investments in Africa’s ground transportation are hardly enough.
Seed fund 88mph invests in tech entrepreneurs who show promise.
The West African nation has set itself an ambitious target of becoming one of the world’s top 20 economies by 2020.
“The idea is to create a mixed-use development by recycling an old building in an old downtown area.”
Successful businesspeople share their insights.
Fibre-optic internet cables could leap-frog Africa into the future.
“Informal flows are extraordinarily developed and actually very good at getting to market.”
Although they’re putting money aside for a rainy day, African consumers are eager to spend.
Security remains a concern for most African consumers who shop online, a survey finds.
“We need to educate all our people. That way we will achieve true freedom and prosperity.”
A number of companies are vying to become the Amazon of their respective territories.
“As much as I do use my instinct, I also take calculated risks,” says South African businessman.