Unlocking African abundance through digital technologies

As new ideas, digital technologies and business models penetrate the marketplace in Africa, the ability to disrupt is becoming more and more of a necessity...

By Ntombi Mhangwani 2 days ago

New PAMRO president appointed

Sifiso Falala takes the reins as new Pan African All Media Research Organisation president...

5 Nov 2018

How to build a successful business in Africa

A new book, 'How we made it in Africa', tells the stories of 25 entrepreneurs who've built thriving businesses on the African continent....

2 Nov 2018

AfricaCom Awards 2018 finalists

The annual AfricaCom Awards shortlist was released this week, ahead of the annual mega-conference and expo from 13-15 November 2018...

1 Nov 2018

Africa Trade Forum 2018 goes to Nigeria

Through the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), industrialisation will help create employment for Africa's growing youth population, and the process now starts towards implementation...

1 Nov 2018

New research hub for Africa

Accenture Research's new insights hub, Africa Observatory, goes live...

1 Nov 2018

Affluent Afrillennials choose brands with social conscience

Africa's affluent millennials look to brands to make positive change, according to BBC survey...

31 Oct 2018

The power of data can transform the world

Statistics is the 'new oil' leaders must exploit on the African continent to spur action...

26 Oct 2018

Reaching Africa's most valuable consumer markets

The African consumer class is one of the largest remaining prizes for consumer-facing companies and investors in the world, according to geospatial data company Fraym...

23 Oct 2018

ECA aims to be Africa's economic thinktank

The Economic Commission for Africa is aiming to become Africa's premier think tank, executive secretary Vera Songwe tells African Ambassadors...

22 Oct 2018

Africa is on the rise - UN chief

Africa is "on the move and on the rise", with communities coming together to resolve their problems and offer mutual support, United Nations secretary-general António Guterres said...

19 Oct 2018

AfDB releases economic report in three African languages

African Development Bank releases first-ever highlights of 2018 African Economic Outlook in Arabic, Hausa and Kiswahili...

18 Oct 2018

What Generation Z wants - how to attract the "next" generation to your brand and business

Millennials are already in their mid-thirties. It's time for brands and businesses to shift focus to the next generation, Generation Z...

By Bronwyn Williams 17 Oct 2018

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