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While Africa is home to 12% of the world’s population, it still accounts for less than 1% of the global air service market.
Informal trade shouldn’t be crushed, but rather formalised using incentives, says Ecobank research head.
Michael Wilkerson is one of the founders of Tugende, a company that offers a lease-to-own model to help Ugandan boda-boda drivers own their own motorcycle.
UAE’s low-cost airline Flydubai is increasing its routes to several destinations in northern and eastern Africa.
Skywise, South Africa’s newest low-cost airline, has its eyes set on becoming a regional carrier.
The ‘My1963′ card enables passengers to pay their fares without using cash.
Sizwe Nzima and his team deliver chronic medication to 770 patients in Khayelitsha, at a minimum cost of R10 ($0.87) per delivery.
COMESA is set to see up to US$1bn injection with new trade finance fund.
Five questions with Jasper Pons, the man behind the South African start-up, DroneScan.
Africa’s growing middle class will push demand for safe and reliable air travel
My recent visit to Lagos has changed my perception of Nigeria’s commercial capital.
“I believe being landlocked in the middle of Africa is now potentially a great advantage,” says Robin Miller of REIZ.
Uber has launched its taxi app in South Africa and Nigeria.
“There is always business to be done in Africa,” says Tim Clark, president of Emirates.
“Connectivity between Africa and Asia is very poor. That is something I’d love to get into.”