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How these young African businesspeople boost profits through value …

Here are five young entrepreneurs who are gaining a greater share of the value chain through manufacturing and processing activities.
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Rwanda’s young, inspiring women entrepreneurs

Close to 60% of Rwandan applicants for the 2015 Anzisha Prize are women, a portion unlike any other African country.
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From Zimbabwe to Egypt: Three entrepreneurs empowering youth

Around 20% of applicants for the 2015 Anzisha Prize were pursuing ventures within education and youth empowerment. Here is a sample of some of...
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Meet four young business people pursuing their passions in …

A whopping 148 young Nigerians applied for the 2015 Anzisha Prize this year – by far the most number of entries from any country....
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Three young African women whose ideas are making a …

This year, there are also a number of strong women candidates for the Anzisha Prize who are defining their place in the world of...
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Four young African agri-preneurs seizing opportunities in farming

This year saw a record number of applicants involved in farming. While a panel of reviewers are still evaluating entries, here is a sample...
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Cameroon’s Alain Nteff on meeting the Queen and …

Africa's top young entrepreneur shares what it was like to meet the Queen and his plans for his social enterprise.
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Green energy entrepreneur talks conquering fear and building a …

"The reason why I am an entrepreneur is because I believe that entrepreneurship is a problem solving tool that can spur social, economic and...
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Young art entrepreneur on not giving up and making …

"My parents would always say: 'Chi, your destiny is in your own hands – if you want to be somebody in life, make yourself...
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