Urban farming in Nairobi and its environs has been made easier, and more enjoyable by Ukulima Tech. The company specializes in vertical farming, a method that uses small spaces and still provides adequate yields to users.
Learning is crucial to development. To cope with learning challenges, a range of learning initiatives in Kenya are helping young people to acquire education and skills via Smartphone, print, and free, open source online training programs.
Sloan School of Management’s Africa Business Club is hosting their annual Africa business conference. Central to the discussions will be how innovative and promising ideas from the continent can take root and transform into sustainable businesses.
These three tips: knowing your business, getting reliable mentors, and approaching venture capital investors at the right time could give your business the boost that it requires.
Focus on the top of the pyramid, control over factors of production as well as innovations concerned with distribution, are some of the facets stagnating entrepreneurial growth in Africa.
Kweli’s social mission is to increase the otherwise limited selection of black independent media and the negative, slanted view of the black community in traditional media. They won $10,000 during the Harvard Africa Business Conference.
As long as you have a brain, then success is right in your hands. You just have to believe in yourself and to work smart
Successful entrepreneurs who don’t complete school are not necessarily C-students. They are students who have, and or had ambitions, wit and wisdom beyond school.
Here are take away lessons from the success story of two brothers; Ngozi and Chijioke Dozie who started a coffee outlet as a means to solve a unique challenge. Today, they have chains of shops in Nigeria and are seeking to expand elsewhere.
Meet Mugishagwe, a Tanzanian medical doctor who has established a radio station to empower his community through informative health programs. By so doing, he hopes to reduce preventable mortality rates in Tanzania and beyond.
The Tony Elumely Foundation Entrepreneurship programme just opened its 3rd edition portal. It is also an opportunity for accomplished business community members to mentor the next generation and take part to the seed of the century programme.
If you’re a young or aspiring entrepreneur looking to build a successful startup, here are five secrets to help get you started.
This article is a reflection on Sweden's waste management system, especially its waste-to-energy regime, and whether or not African cities can learn from it.
For us to overcome this self-inflicted failure, there must be positive feedback between the media and the actions of parties involved.
With La Niña, one can expect rainfall to normalize throughout the country and it could even exceed the historical averages from the latter months of 2016.
Many ideas are not embodied not because they cannot be, but because, other factors held constant, the bearers of the ideas don’t tap into their uniqueness as human beings. They tend to plagiarize.