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Africans who made TIME’s 100 Most Influential People 2021

By Chad Williams Cape Town – American news magazine TIME on Wednesday released its annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world this year, with several African game-changers making the prestigious list. These are the Africans, either born…

Jiji Africa Has Unveiled A New Vision, Mission, And Brand Style In An Extensive Rebranding Initiative

Jiji, the largest online marketplace in Africa, has completed an extensive rebranding effort to align with accelerated company growth, development, and vision for the future. They aim to strengthen its young, friendly, and extraordinary corporate image. At the heart of…

Bolt Business Work Profile Integrates with Concur® Expense

Bolt Now Available in SAP Concur App Center, delivering streamlined expense management experience for business travellers Bolt, the leading European mobility platform that operates across South Africa, has announced that its Bolt Business Work Profile platform integrates with the Concur® Expense solution.…

The Sound Of A People – New Album By Nipho Mkhize And Sophiatown

The Sound of a People is the long awaited new album by Nipho Mkhize and Sophiatown Best known for his previous singles One Night and Warm Skies, Nipho Mkhize was born and raised in Pietermaritzburg, KZN. Music became a part of his life whilst at church with his…

Can Africa’s Green Initiatives Mitigate Effects of Climate Change?

In July, the United Nations sounded alarms with its 2020 hunger report, which documented a 25% increase from 2019 to 2020 in the number of severely undernourished people in the world. Sub-Saharan Africa saw a similar spike with an estimated…

Online Service Made Benin the Fastest Place in the World to Start a Company

Benin set up a service early in the COVID-19 pandemic to allow people to register their business online, and now the West African country is the world’s fastest place to start a business, according to a U.N. agency. Sandra Idossou,…

Here’s Why You Should Apply for the African Youth Adaptation Solutions Challenge by GCA & African Development Bank

Application for the African Youth Adaptation Solutions Challenge by the Global Center on Adaptation (GCA) and the African Development Bank (AfDB.org) are now open and young entrepreneurs are invited to respond to the call for the expression of interest and…

Sisi Yemmie’s Catfish Pepper Soup, Rice & Corn Recipe is Perfect for Cold Days

Food blogger Sisi Yemmie has shared this catfish pepper soup, rice and corn recipe that is perfect for cold days – or when you want “something light”. Watch the video below:

Africa should rethink business models for impact and sustainability

Article by Babatunde Oyateru Corporate Identity Crisis NAIROBI, Kenya, 15 September 2021-/African Media Agency (AMA)/-It is no secret that humans anthropomorphise everything; perhaps it is down to the urge to make things more relatable or our need to recreate. Whatever…

New Research Shows How Young Kenyan Entrepreneurs Make Digital Platforms Work For Them

Report from Caribou Digital, Qhala, and Mastercard Foundation finds that young Kenyans succeed using digital platforms with innovative methods during Covid-19. Researchers interviewed 74 young entrepreneurs and workers in logistics, farming, e-commerce, music and art all seeing innovative new practices.…