How African governments can tap into the economic potential of waste to create a sustainable waste sector- CEO, Dechets a l’or.

Ayodeji Onikute is the CEO and founder of Dechets a l’or, a social venture that creates new sources of revenue for communities and improves environmental sustainability through an innovative waste management system in Guinea. During his Master’s programme at Columbia University…

How To Raise A CEO: A Mother And Daughter Share Lessons

At the 2020 FORBES WOMAN AFRICA Leading Women Summit in Durban on March 6, for the first time on the same stage, South Africa’s minister Dr Naledi Pandor and her entrepreneur-daughter Dr Aisha Pandor revealed their secrets to continued success.…

Lekki Deep Seaport Receives $221m China Harbour Equity Fund, Gets New CEO

Lekki Port LFTZ Enterprise Limited (LPLEL) has now received the infusion of $221,047, 248 equity funding from China Harbour Engineering Company (CHEC), one of the shareholders of the Lekki Deep Sea Port Project currently under construction at the Lagos Free…

The journey so far: Aisha Pandor, CEO, SweepSouth (South Africa)

Aisha Pandor Aisha Pandor is the CEO of SweepSouth, a South African on-demand platform that offers homeowners access to cleaning professionals. 1. Describe the toughest situation you’ve found yourself in as a business owner. One of the toughest situations we’ve…

Orange CEO says EU authorities are open to pan-European telecoms mergers

by Mathieu Rosemain PARIS (Reuters) – The European Union’s top antitrust policymaker, Margrethe Vestager, is open to the idea of pan-European mergers in the telecoms market, Orange’s (ORAN.PA) boss Stéphane Richard said on Wednesday. Richard said he met Vestager, the…