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African data is not “user-friendly”

ABUJA, Nigeria: A serious problem in “data user-friendliness” has been identified in Africa, according to stakeholders at the recent Africa Open Data Conference.

6 hours ago

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Cartel conduct under investigation in Kenya

Cartel conduct is in the cross-hairs of the Competition Authority of Kenya (CAK), whose new leniency programme has some unique aspects.

10 hours ago

#CSIMonth: The SERAS seeks to recognise brands that walk their CSR talk
#CSIMonth: The SERAS seeks to recognise brands that walk their CSR talk

The Sustainability, Enterprise and Responsibility Awards, otherwise known as The SERAS CSR Awards Africa, is an annual event that recognises the contributions of corporate Africa in transforming our collective society for the better. The theme for 2017, Transformational Sustainability: From Social Responsibility to Social Impact, aims to challenge corporates to ensure their social responsibility investments yield real-world results. Along with the awards, The SERAS publishes an annual CSR report which entails a comprehensive survey of all the projects entered.

By Sindy Peters 3 days ago

National mobilisation of entrepreneurialism
National mobilisation of entrepreneurialism

A blueprint for Africa: If national mobilisation of entrepreneurialism across a country is a solid possibility, what's stopping it and who is blocking it? When will a nation start singing the joys of global exportability with super talented entrepreneurial powers and embrace the future? Why not start today?

By Naseem Javed 20 Jul 2017

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All Africa Music Awards receives nearly 5,000 entries

The 2017 edition of the All Africa Music Awards (Afrima) has received an overwhelming response after receiving 4,816 entries from African music artistes and music professionals at the close of the two-month entry submission process on Monday, 17 July 2017.

20 Jul 2017