Ahmed Rady appointed Coca Cola General Manager of the East Africa Franchise
10-28-2016 | 16:40:00
Coca-Cola Southern & East Africa has appointed Ahmed Rady as general manager of the East Africa Franchise.

[Egypt] Jumia Food opens online platform partnering with 20 restaurants
10-28-2016 | 16:23:00
Online food delivery platform, Jumia Food is set to open its doors having partnered with 20 restaurants across Asian stores, Italian restaurants and popular fast food joints as it seeks to tap into growing middle class.

[South Africa] Nautic Africa acquires Austral Marine to grow foothold in marine sector
10-28-2016 | 13:58:28
Maritime service provider and ship builder Nautic Africa has acquired Durban based boat builder Austral Marine, as it seeks to expand its foothold in the marine sector.

Ctrack partners with Cameroon taxi union in vehicle tracking initiative
10-28-2016 | 13:53:02
Vehicle tracking and fleet management company Ctrack, a subsidiary of Novatel Wireless has partnered with Cameroon National Taxi Union to provide vehicle tracking and driver behavior monitoring to the taxi industry in the Republic of Cameroon.

[Ghana] Airtel Money partners with United Bank of Africa to integrate customers’ accounts
10-28-2016 | 12:23:05
Airtel Money and United Bank for Africa (UBA) have partnered to allow UBA customers seamlessly link their accounts to their Airtel Money wallets.

[Column] Bob Koigi: Rethink Africa fertilizer distribution models to address cost and accessibility constraints
10-28-2016 | 15:52:58
The recent declaration by fertilizer producer YARA fertilizer in Tanzania that it would reduce the cost of fertilizer by up to 40 per cent following the construction of a fertilizer rail transport system is indeed music to millions of farmers in that country.

[Column] Logan Fransman: We know it's coming, but are we prepared? The logistical challenge of Christmas in Namibia
10-27-2016 | 12:53:00
Can you smell it, can you feel it, can you taste it…it’s almost here? Christmas! Some might say, well, it’s not even December yet and there are other holidays to consider before then. This is true and all holidays matter, but not when you look at it from a logistical point of view.

[Column] Chioma Nnani: Make or Break for Nigerian Businesses
10-27-2016 | 11:09:00
There are different sorts and levels of customer service that a person can get in Nigeria. Some will leave you biting your fingers and swearing by everything that is important to you, never to patronise them again. And the rest will blow your mind.

[Interview] Dakin Parker introduces Kinfundi, a new way to provide for education costs in South Africa
10-25-2016 | 09:50:00
Dakin Parker returns to South Africa, after ten years in the United States, to change the way education is financed in South Africa. His interview with Africa Business Communities:

[Column] Renata Fischer: Cost of neglecting digital security- Long-term consequences for banks
10-24-2016 | 13:09:04
Financial institutions often underestimate the consequences of a breach. By doing so, they risk misjudging the value of high-quality online and mobile security, says Renata Fischer, SVP Sales of Entersekt.