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5 young leaders impacting over 12000* lives

The power of one  22-year-old Vanessa Ishimwe is the only one in her family to have completed high school. She did not understand why...
Sihle Magubane
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Defining our true north- Anzisha convenes a community of …

Welcome to the Anzisha Effect – the newest knowledge hub for entrepreneurship educators and supporters in Africa! The work of moving African development forward...
Sihle Magubane
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Young Emerging Entrepreneurs Share Anzisha Prize, Africa’s Premier …

22 year old, Ibrahima Ben Aziz Konate from Cote D’Ivoire takes Anzisha Grand Prize African Leadership Academy and Mastercard Foundation are pleased to announce...
Anzisha Team
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Fifteen Emerging Young African Entrepreneurs Will Put Their Talent …

Hailing from 14 countries, promising finalists to share US$100,000 Anzisha Prize 2017, Africa’s premier award for her youngest entrepreneurs JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – Fifteen...
josh
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Global Speakers Circuit: Thato Kgatlhanye serves as panelist for …

From May 18 to May 20, 2017 Thato Kgatlhanye had the opportunity to travel to London for the Oxford Africa Conference sponsored by her...
Fanta Traore
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How 25 year old co-founder of PrepClass secured a third …

Earlier this May, 25 year old Chukwuwezam Obanor, 2014 Anzisha Fellow and co- founder of PrepClass.ng notified us of his latest selection into the...
Fanta Traore
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Mozambican Construction Sector Entrepreneur Shares His Story

Faustino Quissico, a 22 year old Mozambican construction industry extraordinaire, tells us his story. “From the age of 12 the entrepreneurial spirit took over...
Anzisha Team
1 min read

Entrepreneur’s Triumphs and Innovations in Agriculture

N’Guessan Koffi Jacques Olivier, who was born to a farming family in Dabouyo, Ivory Coast, has a naturally strong love of the soil. He...
Anzisha Team
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Senegalese Woman Entrepreneur Transforms Trash to Treasure

Overwhelming scientific evidence shows that climate change has been created by mankind. Unfortunately, the poor global south, including Africa, will bear the brunt of...
Anzisha Team
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