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Young Tanzanian switching on rural areas with solar energy

'Electricity supply is really important for the development of a country. Without electricity, New York or Johannesburg would just be villages.'
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Drivers get a motorbike: The Ugandan with a clever …

Daniel Mukisa has developed a strategic business and employee remuneration model that has helped his e-commerce delivery service grow quickly in Uganda.
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The inspiring young South African behind a township textile …

Karidas Tshintsholo (20) is a young South African entrepreneur who is defying the odds.
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Young Ivorian wants people to view agriculture as a …

Ivorian Gabriel Kombassere (18) is young, passionate and determined. He is also a social entrepreneur who wants Africa’s youth to start viewing agriculture as...
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Five up-and-coming young tech entrepreneurs in Africa

Five young tech entrepreneurs who have applied for the 2015 Anzisha Prize.
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Five young Africans using business to clean up the …

A sample of some of the 2015 Anzisha Prize applicants who are operating within the renewable energy and recycling space.
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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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