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Episode 178: Short course - Building and maintaining a sustainable business.

Date: 23 Jun 2016
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Ecobank launches new consumer campaign

Ecobank launches 'Move On Up' consumer campaign to promote its brand across Africa...

1 hour ago

Green shoe brand helps Ethiopia walk tall

Founder of soleRebels aims to show how Ethiopia can develop while protecting its environment and culture...

By Megan Rowling 1 hour ago

Uganda must investigate human rights violations

Uganda must investigate break-ins at groups' offices, halt impunity - pattern of attacks indicates perpetrators enjoy impunity, claims Human Rights Watch...

3 hours ago

Harmonising media research across Africa

Beyond Babel: harmonising media research across Africa for a more prosperous future...

By Oresti Patricios 19 hours ago

Egyptian drone startup Drofie raises funding

Egyptian drone startup Drofie has beaten off competition from 865 other applicants to win a place in the Switzerland-based Kickstart Accelerator...

By Tom Jackson 19 hours ago

Innovation Prize for Africa winners

Ground-breaking healthcare solutions grab the Innovation Prize for Africa 2016 - total cash awards of US$150 000, showcasing African ingenuity...

24 Jun 2016

Al Jazeera condemns death sentence for journalists

Al Jazeera has strongly condemned the sentencing to death of two journalists in Egypt...

21 Jun 2016

#CGFsummit: Reasons to believe in Africa

There are many reasons to invest in Africa and even more reasons to believe in Africa, international delegates were told at the Consumer Goods Forum global summit in Cape Town...

By Louise Marsland 17 Jun 2016

Energy investors merge to create pan-Africa power group

Two major investors in African power projects announced a joint venture to help boost electricity output across the continent...

23 Jun 2016

African Audiovisual and Cinema Commission established

The African Audiovisual and Cinema Commission (AACC) will be responsible for the promotion of the rapid development of the African audiovisual and cinema industry...

23 Jun 2016

Share books for free with Tunisian startup YallaRead

Launched in May, Tunisian startup YallaRead has gained quick traction by allowing users to share books for free...

By Tom Jackson 23 Jun 2016

Turning garbage into growth the future city way

Waste is the eternal burden of civilisation. Across Africa, implementation is very hard due to explosive population growth...

By Kudzai Danha 22 Jun 2016

Youth employment trends in East Africa

Youth-led research shows young Africans still face many obstacles when entering the labour market...

21 Jun 2016

#TRENDING: What do an umbrella, a shark and a house plant have in common?

The influential Consumer Goods Forum summit was held in Africa for the first time - these are the top trends emerging...

By Louise Marsland 20 Jun 2016

Coca-Cola unveils new $130 million bottling plant in Mozambique

President of Mozambique and The Coca-Cola Company chairman and CEO open fully-automated, world-class bottling plant in Mozambique...

20 Jun 2016

Zuckerberg, GV invest in Andela

With new backing from Zuckerberg and GV, Andela will empower Africa's next generation of great technical leaders...

20 Jun 2016

Unlocking telecoms investment in Africa

World Telecom Labs unveils findings of 2016's only survey about African universal service funds...

20 Jun 2016

#CGFSummit: Future of retailing in sub-Saharan Africa

Five things you need to know about the future of the retail market in sub-Saharan Africa...

By Louise Marsland 16 Jun 2016

Telling Africa's story

Media agreements on telling the story of Africa on the continent and internationally...

16 Jun 2016

Cash transfers combat Africa's poverty

African nations increasingly embrace cash transfers to combat the continent's cycle of poverty...

15 Jun 2016

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