Features

[Startup Interview] Chika Uzor, Founder, GlamAfric, Nigeria

07-21-2017 | 08:52:00
Chika Uzor is the brains behind a Nigeria based entity keen on addressing the problems faced by women of colour face in makeup, beauty and wellness.

[Interview] Bako Ambianda, Chairman and CEO, Labacorp Group Limited, Cameroon

07-20-2017 | 16:00:00
Labacorp Group has built a name and legacy in key economic sectors spanning real estate, agribusiness, manufacturing and construction among others. It oversees the activities of nine wholly owned-majority owned operating member companies

[Startup Interview] Lola Ekugo, Founder, Transthat, Nigeria

07-20-2017 | 11:11:00
Lola Ekugo runs an online business that connects travelers and people in Nigeria who want to buy items abroad or transport documents from abroad.

[Column] Jens Ischebeck: The importance of acknowledged certificates for online courses in Africa

07-20-2017 | 11:10:00
Furnishing one's CV with a list of qualifications is essential to getting ahead in many sectors of the economy. This holds true throughout the world, including in Africa.

[Startup Interview] Frank Balestra, Founder, AB Minerals & Made for Africa Eco-Friendly solution

07-18-2017 | 12:46:00
Frank Balestra is a Canadian who has lived in Africa the better part of the last five years, both in the DRC and Rwanda. This has given him a good understanding of the people, the African culture, the countries and the coltan industry.

[Column] Phyllis Wakiaga: The creative industry can champion sustainable consumption

07-18-2017 | 10:34:00
Our quest to attain a green economy should be broad-based and inclusive. But we cannot achieve this if the vision of sustainability is not shared by every one of us.

[Interview] Wael Rashidy, Founder & Business Mentor, Guiders Consult, Egypt

07-17-2017 | 11:19:00
Wael Rashidy is an accredited SME Business Consultant from the Association of Accredited Small Business Consultant, USA, member of Egyptian Junior Business Association, International Council for Small Business, and Middle East Council for Small Business and Entrepreneurship.

[Column] Mukhisa Kituyi: Faster, better and together: the road to inclusive e-commerce in Africa

07-14-2017 | 10:04:00
Small is beautiful, small is powerful”. This is the creed embedded in the foundation of a global e-commerce giant: Alibaba.

[Interview] Josh Okpata, Founder and CEO, Eazyhire, Nigeria

07-13-2017 | 12:07:00
Josh Okpata has built a unique business in Nigeria and Kenya, the first of its kind in Africa that allows peer to peer leasing for businesses and individuals.

[Interview] Beryle Uza, Managing Director, Angled North, Kenya

07-11-2017 | 12:33:00
Beryle Uza is the Managing Director of Angled North, a Marketing Consultant firm focused on lead Generation, executive branding and career navigation for African management professionals.

[Startup Interview] Lateef Apau Wiredu, CEO and Owner, Ilaha Ghana Company Ltd

07-11-2017 | 10:05:00
Often regarded as one of the orphan crops as more farmers abandon it for more modern crops, the West African yam is making a big come back and conquering international markets thanks to the value addition efforts of Lateef Apau Wiredu, the owner and CEO of Ilaha Ghana Company Limited

Join the USA | Africa Business Portal LinkedIn Group!

07-07-2017 | 18:41:00
We understand the value of people- of good people. Of people committed to U.S-Africa business.

Argus West Africa Roads

07-07-2017 | 16:04:00
Building strategic partnerships for the development of the region’s road industry

[Column] Hosea Machuki: Kenya can double its horticulture export earnings

07-07-2017 | 07:52:05
The Kenya horticulture sector is set to undergo major changes as the country fights to consolidate its international markets.

[Startup Interview] Mike Bondo, CEO and Co founder, McShop, Democratic Republic of Congo

07-06-2017 | 14:13:00
A high demand for South African products by people in his native country of DR Congo on perceived quality, was the spark that inspired Mike Bondo to start an online shop dubbed McShop connecting buyers to local and international brands

[Column] Jens Ischebeck: How Edtech improves education in Africa

07-06-2017 | 11:56:00
M-learning, online courses and other aspects of e-learning technology have the potential to enhance education provision in Africa in numerous ways.

[Column] Korede Ologun: What African countries can learn from Ethiopia and its economic success

07-05-2017 | 14:17:00
East Africa continues to maintain its lead in regional growth in Africa reaching 5.3% in 2016 Real GDP growth. The economic success of Ethiopia is attributable to its desire to grow its economic base amidst structural challenges.

[Startup Interview] Stella Sigana, Executive Director, Alternative Waste Technologies, Kenya

07-05-2017 | 12:01:00
A beneficiary of the Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Program, Alternative Waste Technologies, Kenya has, in the two years since its inception, made significant leaps in energy production and environmental conservation.

African CEO's wanted for interviews!

07-04-2017 | 17:03:00
Africa Business Communities is conducting a series of interviews with African CEO's and CEO's of companies doing business in Africa.

[Interview] Marc Gellings, CEO Business1.com

07-04-2017 | 15:23:00
Business1.com is the base of the international business-to-business 1.com-websites. Africa Business Communities is meeting with founder Marc Gellings.