Features

[Kenya Business Week] Blazing the trail in economic growth

06-21-2018 | 09:44:00
At a time when the rest of Africa continues experiencing suppressed growth occasioned by drought, political upheavals and low private sector activity, East Africa has been in the headline this week.

[Column] Jens Ischebeck: Achieving blended learning in Africa

06-21-2018 | 07:44:17
I contend that the educational system in Africa is ripe for reform, both in terms of the physical infrastructure by means of which educational content is delivered and in terms of the ways in which education is theorised and spoken about.

[Column] Tando Mtintsilana: Cyber security in modern revolution

06-19-2018 | 06:09:24
Technology is advancing at an accelerated pace and needs no further mentioning. Every browser tab, website ad and digital article serve as constant reminders that we’re being driven towards the next revolutionary age.

[Interview] Caroline Gertsch, Country Director, Amani Institute, Kenya

06-18-2018 | 11:17:00
Caroline Gertsch is the Country and Programs Director of Amani Institute, founded in Nairobi, Kenya. The Institute commences a 5-month Leadership and Management program this year that is directed toward middle to upper level managerial trainings in Kampala, Uganda.

[Column] Flora Mutahi: Fight against counterfeits must be sustained

06-15-2018 | 06:04:00
To begin with, we would like to acknowledge and commend the latest efforts by the Government in the fight against illicit trade and counterfeits.

[Interview] Geofrey Ndobo, Business Development Manager, PPG, Uganda

06-14-2018 | 11:55:00
Geofrey Makavelli Ndobo is Sales & Marketing Manager at People Performance Group, a consulting, outsourcing and Human Resources company based in Kampala, Uganda.

[Interview] Reuben Kimani, CEO, Username Investment, Kenya

06-14-2018 | 10:48:00
Reuben Kimani is an engineer, ICT professional and currently the CEO of Kenyan Real Estate company, Username Investment.

Angola: The road to economic reform

06-14-2018 | 06:14:45
The dramatic drop in oil prices that started in mid-2014 substantially reduced tax revenues and exports, with growth coming to a halt and inflation accelerating sharply.

[Kenya Business Week] Energizing investor relations

06-13-2018 | 09:27:46
Kenya this week continues to strategically place itself to benefit from regional integration and reap from its warm relationship with development partners and international investors.

[Africa Tech Week] Of blockchain baby and bridging digital divide

06-12-2018 | 13:46:00
Technology has for another week been at the center of the continent’s most highlighted activities with both governments and private sector reaping from commitment to the sector

[Startup Interview] Melkisedek Ausiku, founder, LEFA, Namibia

06-12-2018 | 08:42:00
LEFA is an on-demand cab hailing mobile application that connects clients to cab drivers through a mobile application system. The word “lefa” is derived from the Oshiwambo word for lift.

[Column] Mohamed Madkour: What will drive Africa’s digital economy?

06-12-2018 | 08:07:19
Access to technology changes people’s lives, improves business and drives economic growth – that much is a fact of life.

Francophone Africa Business Forum | 19 June 2018 | The Hague

06-11-2018 | 15:05:00
Come and do business with 150 African agri-entrepreneurs in The Hague

[Nigeria Business Week] Collaborations birth opportunities

06-08-2018 | 09:20:00
The forming and maintaining of strategic, mutually beneficial partnerships is pertinent to the development of any economy, especially a growing one like Nigeria.

[Column] Flora Mutahi Illicit trade is a national disaster

06-05-2018 | 13:10:00
Illicit trade and counterfeit goods will be the biggest impediments to Kenya achieving its economic goals.

[Column] Maria Auma & Matthew Downing: Africa working in the cloud

06-05-2018 | 11:00:00
Africa has the oldest economic history in the world. It is common knowledge that humans originated from Africa, but not so common is the knowledge that the first trade routes and economic systems were birthed in Africa from the exchange of different kinds of metals and shells.

[Startup Interview] Jonathan Kgatshe, CEO Myteksonic, South Africa

06-04-2018 | 11:45:00
Myteksonic a South African digital technology solutions company is tapping into the growing internet of things buzz to introduce world class smart technologies to South African companies and homes through a unique international shipping model.

[Interview] Elton Mutize, CEO Paradigm, Uganda

06-04-2018 | 10:57:00
Elton Mutize is a coach and consulting expert with progressive 14 years’ experience working in Financial Services, Property, Media, Manufacturing, FMCG, Internet of Things (IoT) and Management Consulting sectors in an Executive and Consulting capacity. He is the Founder and CEO of Paradigm, Uganda.

[Interview] Jane Ngige, CEO, Kenya Horticultural Council

06-04-2018 | 06:59:00
Mrs. Jane Ngige is synonymous with tenacity, tact and celestial zeal. For the more than ten years she was the CEO of Kenya Flower Council, she is credited with having introduced transformative reforms.

Africa Business Communities Networking Event | Nairobi | 3 July 2018

06-01-2018 | 14:28:00
Africa Business Communities will be coming to Kenya. This is an excellent opportunity to meet and network